Anshu Malhotra,Farina Mir's Punjab Reconsidered: History, Culture, and Practice PDF

By Anshu Malhotra,Farina Mir

what's Punjabiyat? What are the several notions of Punjab? This quantity analyses those principles and explores the several features that represent Punjab as a quarter conceptually in background, tradition, and practice. Each essay examines a unique Punjabi culture—language-based and literary; spiritual and people who outline a 'community'; rural, city, and center category; and ancient, modern, and cosmopolitan. jointly, those essays resolve the advanced foundations of Punjabiyat.    The quantity additionally exhibits how the new background of Punjab—partition, aspirations of statehood, and a wide and assertive diaspora—has had a discernible impression at the region's scholarship. Departing from traditional reviews on Punjab, this publication offers clean views and new insights into its neighborhood culture.

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