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Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388418-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8841-8
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374312-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7431-2
... This essay argues that Ambedkar’s conception of an Indian nation consisting of Puruskrut (privileged) and Bahiskrut Bharat (excluded India) helps us comprehend the riddle of nationalism and its ideological framework—the rhetorical claim for social equality that sustains spatial practices of...
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374312-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7431-2
... This chapter charts the history of organizational politics of Dalits in Telugu-speaking areas of the nizam’s territory and the Madras presidency, which predates Ambedkar’s movement. It exemplifies the history of Dalit organizations, such as the Adi-Andhra Mahajana Sabha in the coastal Andhra...
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By Prathama Banerjee
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012443-015
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1244-3
..., Democracy and Everyday Life. 7 For the relationship between law and violence, see Kolsky, Colonial Justice in Brit­ ish India. 8 Sinha, Specters of Mother India; Dirks, Castes of Mind. 9 Sumit Sarkar and Tanika Sarkar, Women and Social Reform in Modern India. 10 Ambedkar, Annihilation of Caste (1936), in...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013082-024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1308-2
... a statue of the late Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar the revolutionary anti- caste activist and intellectual who is best known as the principal author of India s constitution. Images and icons of Ambedkar affectionately known as Babasaheb appear throughout Mumbai, particularly in the poorer...
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By Prathama Banerjee
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012443-017
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1244-3
..., 243n27 agency, 42, 68, 74; B. R. Ambedkar and, 113; Aurobindo Ghosh and, 80 ahimsa, 69. See also nonviolence Ahmed, Abul Mansur, 131 32, 235n32, 236n15, 236n20 Ahmed, Muzaffar, 113, 179, 231n9, 233n72, 241n54 Akbar, translation of Mahabharata, 71 Ambedkar, B. R., 4, 12, 16, 18, 27, 49, 56 57, 119...
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012443-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1244-3
... against modern- day specialization, which prevented workers from moving between different kinds of work.61 Ambedkar argued strongly against this articulation of labor as a generic activity. He challenged both Gandhi s moral rendering and the Marxists eco- nomic rendering of labor, and he did this...
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By Kajri Jain
Published: 08 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012887-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1288-7
..., and, crucially, the Depressed Classes, or Untouchables, a move initiated by the Dalit leader B. R. Ambedkar. For Gandhi, however, it was unthinkable that the Harijans ( children of god), as he called Dalits, could be classified as external to the Hindu fold; to do so would be to destroy the fabric...
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012443-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1244-3
...Part III Idea This page intentionally left blank 5Equality and Spirituality Men are born unequal. B. R. Ambedkar, The Buddha and His Dhamma Norm and ideology are the two forms in which we rec- ognize the political being of an idea. As norm, an idea adjudicates on empirical politics, as if from...
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By Prathama Banerjee
Published: 01 January 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1244-3
... household life garhastha involving an extended network of birth, marriage, and patronage and located in a network of graded inequalities (to use Ambedkar s term) in- volving kings, priests, servants, menials, teachers, neighbors, and nonkin prox- imates like students and the sheltered. The household...
Published: 17 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012498-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1249-8
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By Anustup Basu
Published: 17 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012498-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1249-8
.... Aldhuri, Vishwa P. Pride and Prejudice: Orientalism and German Indology. Inter- national Journal of Hindu Studies 15, no. 3 (December 2011): 253 92. Ambedkar, B. R. Annihilation of Caste: With a Reply to Mahatma Gandhi; and Castes in India: Their Mechanism, Genesis, and Development. Jullundur: Bheem...
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012443-016
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1244-3
... Book Agency, 1965. Ambedkar, B. R. Ambedkar Speaks. 3 vols. Edited by Narendra Jadhav. New Delhi: Konark, 2013. Ambedkar, B. R. Annihilation of Caste: The Annotated Critical Edition. Edited by S. Anand. New Delhi: Navayana, 2014. Ambedkar, B. R. Babasaheb Ambedkar Writings and Speeches. 17 vols. Edited...
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By Prathama Banerjee
Published: 01 January 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1244-3
... Part III Idea This page intentionally left blank 5Equality and Spirituality Men are born unequal. B. R. Ambedkar, The Buddha and His Dhamma Norm and ideology are the two forms in which we rec- ognize the political being of an idea. As norm, an idea adjudicates on empirical politics, as if from...
Published: 29 April 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7431-2
... dominant castes and state. This chapter charts the history of organizational politics of Dalits in Telugu-speaking areas of the nizam’s territory and the Madras presidency, which predates Ambedkar’s movement. It exemplifies the history of Dalit organizations, such as the Adi-Andhra Mahajana Sabha in...
Published: 01 January 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1244-3
... students at Ambedkar University, Australian National University, Azim Premji University, Bologna University, Columbia University, Delhi University, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Presidency University, University of Cape Town, University of Western Cape, University of Virginia, National University of x...
Published: 27 July 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1214-6
... meaningful associations with the thought of the Dalit leader B. R. Ambedkar in highlighting the Dalits human, social, and religious experiences. On Gramsci and Dalit thought, he has published several essays in the International Gramsci Journal, felsefelogos, Rethinking Marxism: A Journal of Economics...
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By Anustup Basu
Published: 17 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012498-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1249-8
Published: 27 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012146-016
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1214-6
...- books. In The Po liti cal Philosophies of Antonio Gramsci and B. R. Ambedkar: Itineraries of Dalits and subalterns, edited by Cosimo Zene, 35 42. London: Routledge. Cacciari, Massimo. 1978. Problemi teorici e politici dell operaismo nei nuovi gruppi dal 1960 a.D. ogi. In Operaismo e centralità...
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012443-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1244-3
... household life garhastha involving an extended network of birth, marriage, and patronage and located in a network of graded inequalities (to use Ambedkar s term) in- volving kings, priests, servants, menials, teachers, neighbors, and nonkin prox- imates like students and the sheltered. The household...