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S examined parallels and similarities between India Pakistan and Bangladesh after Partition instead of treating them as #entirely separate It also had a very good take on how communal identities have become #separate It also had a very good take on how communal identities have become important in politics Unfortunately it only goes up to 1997 It s not a great introduction for someone unfamiliar with the topic but it is a wonderful exploration for someone who already knows the basics Before reading this book I was expecting a lot from the authors But the topic is too broad to be from the authors But the topic is too broad to be in a single book Anyways some striking events have been highlighted meanwhile authors use complex vocabulary is somehow iscouraging A concise book for anyone who wants to let in themselves into the history of Modern South Asia Good language not a book stuffed with the usual academic jargon This is an okay book but Modern South Asia turned out to be just India and Pakistan with some mention of Bangladesh It s wild because the introduction takes time out to briefly talk about the construction of South Asia and actual plurality of countries which occupy that region but then Karen vs Alien dismisses groundwork by saying no joke we re just going to talk about India and Pakistan It makes me wonder if we keep and we must with the very obvious reality of theseistinct countries could there ever be a comprehensive history of South Asia without the Gendered Citizenships danger collapsing into monolith or the overshadowing of a singular narrativ. E last three centuries from c1700 to the present Jointly written by two leading Indian and Pakistani historians it offers a rareepth of historical understanding of the politics cultures and economies that shape the lives of than a fifth of humanity. ,
How much o you really know about Asian history If you are like a lot people that answer might be little to none A great resource for you to have is Sugata Bose and Ayesha Jalal s Modern South Asia History Culture Political EconomyWithin this academic book
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"to give an all encompassing view of the history where anyone "give an all encompassing view of the history where anyone come from any background to read and understand about the history of what we see as an exotic areaThe book is Alchemic divided into a multitude of chapters which are needed to cover such an expansive topic Each chapter is then brokenown into smaller sections making it easier to read absorb the information and for research useThis is an academic book It is not written in a style to enjoy jut in one afternoon You need to really want to learn this material to read itI id love the fact that the book contained visual images for the visual learner I am There are pictures and maps to help understand the text better The best part of the book in my opinion is the glossary that is at the end of the text Many of the names of people and places is hard to pronounce if one is not familiar withe the language much less understanding many of the words associated with the culture This glossary is a great addition I used uite a bit There is also a time line of events to help The South Asian #subcontinent is home to nearly a billion people and has been the site of fierce historical contestation It is a panoply #is home to nearly a billion people and has been the site of fierce historical contestation It is a panoply languages and religions with a rich and complex history and cultureDrawing on the newest and most sophisticated. Et your mind wrapped around the entire history In addition there is an extensive bibliography for research and notes that academically come an extensive bibliography for research and notes that academically come handyA good you need to have in your library if you are interested in Asian historyNote This book was part of a college course the author was in If you ll excuse me I ll be grieving for all the things South Asia could have been had it not been for the British Learning about South Asia political culture with history point of view was my favorite subject in college A very concise less than 200 pages of narrative history of South Asia from around 1600 CE onward A very accessible and #Complete Explanation Of British Colonialism #explanation of British colonialism South Asia with a well rounded perspective of the subseuent nationalist movements An excellent intro
"to South Asian historiography The aspect of it that I found particularly useful "South Asian historiography The aspect of it that I found particularly useful that Jalal and Bose were not coy about naming the names of historians whose work they found subpar and etailing the reasons why A recommended read for the beginners in the South Asian history with an interest in Pak India socio cultural and political ynamics as the title might suggest Although the pre Mughal era is only briefly covered however the context given jusfy the arguments without much reliance on elaborate explanations Very well one insightful examination of South Asian history with a focus on the 1800s and 1900s I particularly liked how the author. Historical research and scholarship in the field Modern South Asia is written in an accessible style for all those with an intellectual curiosity about the region After sketching the pre modern history of the subcontinent the book concentrates on th.