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In spite of the gods, the strange rise of modern India, Edward Luce

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In spite of the gods, the strange rise of modern India, Edward Luce
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [357]-367) and index
Illustrations
illustrationsmaps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Main title
In spite of the gods
Nature of contents
bibliography
Responsibility statement
Edward Luce
Sub title
the strange rise of modern India
Table of contents
Global and medieval : India's schizophrenic economy -- The Burra Sahibs : the long tentacles of India's state -- Battles of the righteous : the rise of India's lower castes -- The imaginary horse : the continuing threat of Hindu nationalism -- Long live the sycophants! : The Congress Party's continuing love affairs with the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty -- Many crescents : South Asia's divided Muslims -- A triangular dance : why India's relations with the United States and China will shape the world in the 21st century -- New India, old India : the many-layered character of Indian modernity -- Hers to lose : India's huge opportunities and challenges in the 21st century

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