By Shibani Kinkar Chaube
This quantity is a theoretico-empirical learn of countries and nationalism on an international scale. It enquires if the assumption of the country, by way of its personal good judgment, is possible and even if India fulfils the requirement of nationhood with an inexpensive prospect of survival. The monograph engages with the theories of kingdom and nationalism and examines in the event that they are suitable and tenable in modern instances. It appears on the method those rules have acted out within the Indian state whereas trying to map its destiny trajectory. It additionally asks: how do the 2 basic demanding situations to the assumption of country – ethnicity and sophistication – fare within the period of globalisation; and extra, how does India, a brand new nation in an historic society, reconceptualise the paradigm of this debate?
The ebook may be of significant curiosity to students and scholars of political technological know-how, political concept, heritage, political philosophy, and South Asian reports, in addition to expert common readers.
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