This collection of essays by the prominent activist Madhu Kishwar discusses various issues relating to religion, religious sectarianism and nationalism. Argumentative in tone, hard-hitting and intensely provocative, this collection of polemical essays is essential reading for all those concerned about the growing ethnic violence in India.The Shah Bano essay was widely disseminated in the Urdu press. ... If you take up issues of social reform, especially those relating to womena#39;s rights, in the spirit of an attacking outsider, most of the time a community thus targeted will turnanbsp;...
|Title||:||Religion at the service of nationalism and other essays|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press, USA - 1998|