The Resource Riot politics : Hindu-Muslim violence and the Indian state, Ward Berenschot

Riot politics : Hindu-Muslim violence and the Indian state, Ward Berenschot

Label
Riot politics : Hindu-Muslim violence and the Indian state
Title
Riot politics
Title remainder
Hindu-Muslim violence and the Indian state
Statement of responsibility
Ward Berenschot
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This is a study of communal violence in India that looks at a range of actors, including criminals, politicians, local leaders, police officers and Hindu-nationalist activists. It is an ethnography revealing the links between violence and political mediation."--Publisher's description
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Berenschot, Ward
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HN690.Z9
LC item number
V485 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Violence
  • Riots
  • Communalism
  • Religion and state
  • Hindus
  • Muslims
  • Gujarat (India)
  • Gujarat (India)
Label
Riot politics : Hindu-Muslim violence and the Indian state, Ward Berenschot
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : riot networks in Ahmedabad -- Explaining India's Hindu-Muslim violence -- The coming of the chamchas and the politicization of Gujarat's neighbourhoods -- Changing patronage channels and the rise of Hindu-nationalism in Gujarat -- The everyday mediation of a municipal councillor -- Neighbourhood workers and the politics of exchanging favours -- Moneypower and musclepower : on the nexus between politicians, state officials and goondas -- Political mediation and the politics of identity -- The infrastructure for violence : rioting as maintaining relations -- Conclusion : political mediation, communal violence and the state
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 236 p.
Isbn
9780231702225
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20110296 10
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)693812366
  • (OCoLC)693812366
Label
Riot politics : Hindu-Muslim violence and the Indian state, Ward Berenschot
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : riot networks in Ahmedabad -- Explaining India's Hindu-Muslim violence -- The coming of the chamchas and the politicization of Gujarat's neighbourhoods -- Changing patronage channels and the rise of Hindu-nationalism in Gujarat -- The everyday mediation of a municipal councillor -- Neighbourhood workers and the politics of exchanging favours -- Moneypower and musclepower : on the nexus between politicians, state officials and goondas -- Political mediation and the politics of identity -- The infrastructure for violence : rioting as maintaining relations -- Conclusion : political mediation, communal violence and the state
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 236 p.
Isbn
9780231702225
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20110296 10
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)693812366
  • (OCoLC)693812366

Library Locations

  • African Studies LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 6th Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Alumni Medical LibraryBorrow it
    72 East Concord Street, Boston, MA, 02118, US
    42.336388 -71.072393
  • Astronomy LibraryBorrow it
    725 Commonwealth Avenue, 6th Floor, Boston, MA, 02445, US
    42.350259 -71.105717
  • Fineman and Pappas Law LibrariesBorrow it
    765 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350979 -71.107023
  • Frederick S. Pardee Management LibraryBorrow it
    595 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.349626 -71.099547
  • Howard Gotlieb Archival Research CenterBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 5th Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Mugar Memorial LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Music LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Pikering Educational Resources LibraryBorrow it
    2 Silber Way, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.349804 -71.101425
  • School of Theology LibraryBorrow it
    745 Commonwealth Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350494 -71.107235
  • Science & Engineering LibraryBorrow it
    38 Cummington Mall, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.348472 -71.102257
  • Stone Science LibraryBorrow it
    675 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02445, US
    42.350103 -71.103784
Processing Feedback ...