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Author Brosius, Christiane, 1966-

Title Empowering visions [electronic resource] : the politics of representation in Hindu nationalism / Christiane Brosius.

Imprint London : Anthem, 2005.

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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 365 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps.
Series Anthem South Asian studies
Anthem South Asian studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-347) and index.
Includes videography: pages 349-351.
Contents Jain Studios on the meandering stairway to success -- Translating metaphors of nation-building -- Hindutva's media phantasmagorias -- Re-mapping the nation-space : place and displacement -- Re-making history : 'the truth shall not be touched!' -- Mother India's heroic sons : a passion play of martyrdom -- Epilogue : 'making India a Dharmic superpower'.
Summary 'Empowering Visions' explores the role of images and mass media in the Hindu nationalist movement dominating politics in contemporary India.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified MiAaHDL
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve MiAaHDL
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Subject Mass media -- Political aspects -- India.
Visual communication -- India.
Nationalism -- Religious aspects -- Hinduism.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Brosius, Christiane, 1966- Empowering visions. London : Anthem, 2005 1843311348 (DLC) 2005482252 (OCoLC)52566622
ISBN 9781843313762 (electronic bk.)
1843313766 (electronic bk.)