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The Resource In spite of the gods : the strange rise of modern India, Edward Luce

In spite of the gods : the strange rise of modern India, Edward Luce

Label
In spite of the gods : the strange rise of modern India
Title
In spite of the gods
Title remainder
the strange rise of modern India
Statement of responsibility
Edward Luce
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Luce, Edward
Dewey number
954.05/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HC435.3
LC item number
.L83 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • India
  • India
Label
In spite of the gods : the strange rise of modern India, Edward Luce
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Subtitle varies
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [357]-367) and index
Contents
Global and medieval : India's schizophrenic economy -- The Burra Sahibs : the long tentacles of India's state -- Battles of the righteous : the rise of India's lower castes -- The imaginary horse : the continuing threat of Hindu nationalism -- Long live the sycophants! : The Congress Party's continuing love affairs with the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty -- Many crescents : South Asia's divided Muslims -- A triangular dance : why India's relations with the United States and China will shape the world in the 21st century -- New India, old India : the many-layered character of Indian modernity -- Hers to lose : India's huge opportunities and challenges in the 21st century
Control code
ocm68373240
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed. in the U.S.
Extent
x, 383 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780385514743
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2006014227
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
In spite of the gods : the strange rise of modern India, Edward Luce
Publication
Note
Subtitle varies
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [357]-367) and index
Contents
Global and medieval : India's schizophrenic economy -- The Burra Sahibs : the long tentacles of India's state -- Battles of the righteous : the rise of India's lower castes -- The imaginary horse : the continuing threat of Hindu nationalism -- Long live the sycophants! : The Congress Party's continuing love affairs with the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty -- Many crescents : South Asia's divided Muslims -- A triangular dance : why India's relations with the United States and China will shape the world in the 21st century -- New India, old India : the many-layered character of Indian modernity -- Hers to lose : India's huge opportunities and challenges in the 21st century
Control code
ocm68373240
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed. in the U.S.
Extent
x, 383 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780385514743
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2006014227
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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