Author:David N. Gellner (Ed.)


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Borderland Lives in Northern South Asia

By: David N. Gellner (Ed.)

Price: $17.60

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2014

Seller ID: 101752

ISBN: 8125054235

Condition: New

Borderland Lives in Northern South Asia provides valuable new ethnographic insights into life along some of the most contentious borders in the world. The collected essays portray existence at different points across India's northern frontiers and, in one instance, along borders within India. Whether discussing Shi'i Muslims striving to be patriotic Indians in the Kashmiri district of Kargil or Bangladeshis living uneasily in an enclave surrounded by Indian territory, the contributors show that state borders in Northern South Asia are complex sites of contestation.India's borders with Banglade... View more info