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Crisis and Contention in Indian Society

By: T.K. Oommen

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028125

ISBN: 0761933581

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This book analyses those contentious issues currently confronting India's society and polity and which are threatening to assume crisis proportions if not tackled properly. Its central thrust is to problematize the societal dimensions that shape these issues and cause crises, and suggests solutions to these difficult problems. The author identifies seven 'internal threats' which are in opposition to the democratic ethos. These are: " Secessionist movements that question the legitimacy of the Indian state; " Irredentist movements that do not accept the artificial vivisection of trib... View more info

Crisis and Contention in Indian Society

By: T.K. Oommen

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028126

ISBN: 076193359X

Condition: New


This book analyses those contentious issues currently confronting India's society and polity and which are threatening to assume crisis proportions if not tackled properly. Its central thrust is to problematize the societal dimensions that shape these issues and cause crises, and suggests solutions to these difficult problems. The author identifies seven 'internal threats' which are in opposition to the democratic ethos. These are: " Secessionist movements that question the legitimacy of the Indian state; " Irredentist movements that do not accept the artificial vivisection of trib... View more info

Social Inclusion in Independent India: Dimensions and Approaches

By: T.K. Oommen

Price: $15.58

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2014

Seller ID: 101801

ISBN: 97881250562941

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 356. View more info

Knowledge and Society: Situating Sociology and Social Anthropology

By: T.K. Oommen

Price: $16.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2013

Seller ID: 110218

ISBN: 0198090463

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 280. View more info

Social Inclusion in Independent India: Dimensions and Approches

By: T.K. Oommen

Price: $9.90

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

Seller ID: 111148

ISBN: 8125063102

Condition: New


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Citizenship, Nationality And Ethnicity: Reconciling Competing Identities

By: T.K. Oommen

Price: $38.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2017

Seller ID: 702041

ISBN: 8131608808

Condition: New


Most interpretations of ethnicity concentrate either on particular societies or on specific dimensions of ‘world society’. This work takes quite a different approach, arguing that variations within and across societies are vital for understanding contemporary dilemmas of ethnicity. The author aims to develop a new analysis of the relation between the nation on the one hand, and ethnicity and citizenship on the other. Oommen conceives of the nation as a product of a fusion of territory and language. He demonstrates that neither religion nor race determines national identities. As territory ... View more info