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A new Kashmir religion, education and the roots of social disintegration by Imraan Mir

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Published by Valley Book House in Srinagar .
Written in English



  • Jammu and Kashmir (India)


  • Jammu and Kashmir (India) -- History -- 20th century.

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Edition Notes

StatementImraan Mir.
LC ClassificationsDS485.K27 M55 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination105 p. ;
Number of Pages105
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3709532M
ISBN 10818659213X
LC Control Number2003306462

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Rendered in evocative and lucid prose, the book, according to the author, talks about Kashmir as a "geographic entity as well as a composite of multiple ideas". Not limiting Kashmir to a “zone of conflict”, a new book throws light on the rich history of the valley, describing it as a “sacred space”, “princely state”, “nation”, “secular symbol” and more. Titled “Kashmir”, the book written by Historian Chitralekha Zutshi, is part of the Oxford India’s short introduction series.   The poets also haunt Salman Rushdie’s Kashmir novel, Shalimar the Clown, and appear in Kashmir: The Case for Freedom, by writers including Arundhati Roy. Her essential novel The Ministry of Author: Preti Taneja.   Malik Sajad’s finely crafted Munnu: A Boy from Kashmir is the only graphic novel to come out from Kashmir. Inspired from German expressionist wood prints, Sajad paints a harrowing picture of what it’s like to come-of-age in Kashmir. The local characters are anthropomorphized as Kashmiri Stags, an endangered native species.

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The nineties have witnessed a dramatic escalation of the conflict in Kashmir, which has become the site of a triangular contest for hegemony between India, Pakistan, and popular movements for self-determination. Based on extensive fieldwork and interviews with a wide range of those involved, this provocative and tightly argued book goes beyond the reports and posturing that informs much of the.   The book was originally published in the s and has been republished in New York. The book was released decades after Pakistan’s Operation Gulmarg in Jammu and Kashmir .   Gulshan Books Kashmir, which runs a publishing house and five bookshops across the Valley, has published over a thousand titles on Kashmir’s history, culture, and politics so far.   Published in , this book provides new information about the least known, neglected area of J&K- “Azad Kashmir”, a narrow strip of Kashmir populated by Muslims amidst India’s ongoing.