Production of Postcolonial India and Pakistan
Meanings of Partition
|Series title:||Interventions Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $145.00|
| Book Description: |
This work seeks to examine the event and concurrent transition that the inauguration of India and Pakistan as 'postcolonial' states in August 1947 constituted and effectuated.
Analysing India and Pakistan together in a parallel and mutually dependant reading, and utilizing primary data and archival materials, Svensson offers new insights into the current literature, seeking to conceptualise independence through partition and decolonisation in terms of novelty and as a...