Violent belongings : partition, gender, and national culture in postcolonial India

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Full title: Violent belongings : partition, gender, and national culture in postcolonial India / Kavita Daiya.
Main author: Daiya, Kavita, 1970-
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Train to Pakistan 2007: decolonization, partition, and identity in the transnational public sphere
  • Re-gendering the nation: masculinity, romance, and secular citizenship
  • A crisis made flesh: women, honor, and national coupledom
  • We were never refugees: migrants and citizens in the postcolonial state
  • War and peace: Pakistan and ethnic citizenship in Bollywood cinema
  • Provincializing the nation: state violence and transnational belongings in the diaspora .