Everyday Nationalism: Women of the Hindu Right in India
Kalyani Devaki Menon
272 pages | 6 x 9 | 4 illus.
Cloth Nov 2009 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4196-9 | $49.95 | £32.50
A volume in the Ethnography of Political Violence series
This ethnography analyzes the popularity of Hindu nationalism in contemporary India through examining the everyday acts of women activists, finding that women's ability to recruit individuals from a variety of backgrounds and the movement's willingness to accommodate a multiplicity of positions are central to understanding its expansionary power.
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