Author:D. Murali Manohar

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English in the Dalit Context

By: Alladi Uma, K. Suneetha Rani & D. Murali Manohar (Eds)

Price: $12.58

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2014

Seller ID: 101799

ISBN: 8125055193

Condition: New


Language does not confine itself to communication alone. It gets closely connected with politics, be it cultural, identity, or international politics. This becomes all the more true in the case of languages that were imported and imposed by colonial powers, and admired and followed by the colonised as the rulers’ language. English in the Dalit Context is set against this backdrop of the politics surrounding English in India. The volume, a collection of 15 essays, brings to the fore a multiplicity of views expressed by Dalit intellectuals and activists on ‘English’ in all its different s... View more info

English in the Dalit Context

By: Alladi Uma, K. Suneetha Rani & D. Murali Manohar (Eds)

Price: $7.70

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112287

ISBN: 8125064222

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Language does not confine itself to communication alone. It gets closely connected with politics, be it cultural, identity, or international politics. This becomes all the more true in the case of languages that were imported and imposed by colonial powers, and admired and followed by the colonised as the rulers’ language. In India, English has always been an issue of political discourse, be it in pre-independent, postcolonial or globalised India. For the privileged class, English is either a language of achievement or one choice among many other languages. However, for disadvantaged and mar... View more info

Critical Essays on Dalit Literature

By: D. Murali Manohar

Price: $14.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Atlantic Publishers & Distributors: 2013

Seller ID: 1202674

ISBN: 8126917849

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About the Book In the context of traditional Hindu society, Dalit status has often been historically associated with occupations considered ritually impure, such as any involving leatherwork, butchering, or removal of rubbish, animal carcasses, and waste. Engaging in these activities was considered to be polluting to the individual, and this pollution was considered contagious. As a result, Dalits were commonly segregated, and banned from full participation in Hindu social life. Social reality in India can be mapped along three axes—caste (social), profession (economic) and gender. Among the... View more info

Indian English Women's Fiction: A Study of Marriage, Career and Divorce

By: D. Murali Manohar

Price: $21.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Atlantic Publishers & Distributors: 2018

Seller ID: 1202689

ISBN: 8126906839

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About the BookThe present book traces the background to Indian English women’s fiction, excluding the translated texts, from the late nineteenth century novels of Toru Dutt, Krupabai Satthianadhan, and Shevantibai M. Nikambe. Almost all the twentieth century major works of leading women writers such as Kamala Markandaya, Nayantara Sahgal, Anita Desai, Kamala Das, Gita Mehta, Shashi Deshpande, Shobha De to the emerging novelists like Anjana Appachana, Namita Gokhale, Githa Hariharan, Manju Kapur have been studied in depth to discuss the issues of marriage, career and divorce. The book attempt... View more info

Dalit Literature: A Pedagogic Discourse (In Honour of Prof. M. Sridhar)

By: D. Murali Manohar & Telugu Sireesha (Eds)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kaveri Book Service: 2016

Seller ID: 111239

ISBN: 8183877753

Condition: New


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Dalits and Religion

By: D. Murali Manohar (Ed.)

Price: $7.87

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Atlantic Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.: 2009

Seller ID: 107161

ISBN: 8126912677

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 184. View more info