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Regional Modernities

The Cultural Politics of Development in India

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Published by Stanford University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Development studies,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Social aspects,
  • General,
  • Asia - General,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • India,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Economic development,
  • Regionalism

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsK. Sivaramakrishnan (Editor), Arun Agrawal (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages472
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7929572M
    ISBN 100804744149
    ISBN 109780804744140

    Additional resources for Mapping Modernities: Geographies of Central and Eastern Europe Example text On the one hand, the curtailment of social rights has given rise to poverty and insecurity and has limited the possibility of socio-political participation for many social groups, and thus inhibited the exercise of political citizenship/5(4). The featured speaker, Alexander Woodside, spoke about his book, “Lost Modernities: China, Vietnam, Korea, and the Hazards of World History” (Harvard ). Woodside is an emeritus professor of Chinese and Southeast Asian History at the University of British Columbia in Canada and has contributed major scholarly works to the fields of both.

    Ultimately, the authors have provided an enthralling mechanism of “viewing” competing modernities in India, China, and Taiwan. The book is a resource for those interested in the development of television, lifestyle programming, and the multiple modernities in the world’s two largest populations. This book presents detailed case studies of lived religion in the Himalaya in this context of rapid change to offer intra-regional perspectives on the ways in which lived religions are being re-configured or re-imagined. Based on original fieldwork, this book documents understudied forms of religion in the region and presents unique.

    Alternative Modernities adds a wealth of comparative detail about a wide variety of societies over the last two centuries to the continuing discourse of modernity, helping to expand and refine this discourse through the careful accumulation of close readings. It will prove an important resource for scholars in cultural studies, urban and. "The authors have provided an enthralling mechanism of 'viewing' competing modernities in India, China, and Taiwan. The book is a resource for those interested in the development of television, lifestyle programming, and the multiple modernities in the world’s two largest populations." — .


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