Joya Chatterji, "Partition's Legacies"
English | ISBN: 1438483341 | 2021 | 568 pages | EPUB | 4 MB
Partition's Legacies offers a selection of Joya Chatterji's finest and most influential essays. Partition, nation-making, frontiers, refugees, minority formation, and categories of citizenship have been my preoccupations, she writes in the preface, and these are also the major themes of this book.
Chatterji's first book, Bengal Divided, shifted the focus from Muslim fanaticism as the driving force of Partition towards secular nationalism and Hindu aggression. Her