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Published: 12 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7497-8
... Kailashbashini Debi Bengal reformist politics travel education ...
Published: 12 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374978-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7497-8
... debates of reformist politics in nineteenth century Bengal, this chapter focuses on the manner in which she “constructs” her self and gives primacy to her voice—however fragmented and elusive it might be. Further, the chapter reflects on the tensions that are generated by her being apparently molded...
Published: 12 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7497-8
... contextualizing her diary within the larger debates of reformist politics in nineteenth century Bengal, this chapter focuses on the manner in which she “constructs” her self and gives primacy to her voice—however fragmented and elusive it might be. Further, the chapter reflects on the tensions that are generated...
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374312-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7431-2
... on caste Hindu reformers, especially Brahmans, for political support and articulated Hindu reformist ideas for the emancipation of their brethren. Thus the chapter argues that the ideological influence of reformist Hindus in the Telugu public sphere helped the Dalits secure a space in the mainstream...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373872-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7387-2
... This chapter argues that the convergence of two major world and regional religious movements—the Islamic reformist movement that established the Sokoto Caliphate in Northern Nigeria and the Christian evangelical movement in Atlantic Southern Nigeria—provided the social and political platform...
Published: 08 December 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027638-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2763-8
... reformist demands dominated in the revolution but also demonstrates how radical social demands and grievances existed during the revolution, describing these different demands as the two souls of the Egyptian Revolution. Among the key pieces of evidence demonstrating the existence of the latter (the radical...
Published: 29 April 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7431-2
... transformed the country’s political and intellectual landscape, especially anticolonial nationalism. Unlike in other parts of India, in Hyderabad the Dalits relied on caste Hindu reformers, especially Brahmans, for political support and articulated Hindu reformist ideas for the emancipation of their brethren...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-072
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... a new “superstate” comparable to the powerful tin-mining bloc prior to the revolution of 1952. After Barrientos’s death, the moderate reformist General Alfredo Ovando Candia seized power in 1969. Influenced by the nationalist military regime in Peru at the same time, Ovando sought to court the left...
Published: 19 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387923-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8792-3
... of interviews consulted is provided below. Newspapers proved an invaluable source on the process of transformation in East Germany. Particularly useful was West Die Tageszeitung, a left-wing daily with the most extensive and insightful coverage of dissident politics in the revolution and reunification...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-060
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
...The Nationalization of Natural Resources Regionalist demands from Santa Cruz were a recurrent feature of political life in the early twentieth century, and they met with a cool reception from the central government. When they escalated to open protest, as with the student movement...