Remembering Partition: Violence, Nationalism and History in India (Contemporary South Asia)

Remembering Partition: Violence, Nationalism and History in India (Contemporary South Asia)

Gyanendra Pandey


Gyan Pandey's newest e-book is a compelling exam of the violence that marked the partition of India in 1947, and the way the previous occasions were documented. within the approach, the writer presents a critique of history-writing and nationalist myth-making. He additionally investigates how neighborhood types of group are verified incidentally during which violent occasions are remembered and written approximately. The publication can be of curiosity to historians of South Asia, to sociologists and to a person occupied with the Indian subaltern tale.

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