Christophe Jaffrelot is a French political scientist specialising in South Asia, particularly India . In the book, Jaffrelot developed two themes for understanding the operation of the RSS, in particular, and the Hindu nationalist movement in. Dr. Ambedkar and Untouchability: Fighting the Indian Caste System (The CERI Series in Comparative Politics and International Studies). Christophe Jaffrelot. Christophe Jaffrelot has 51 books on Goodreads with ratings. Christophe Jaffrelot’s most popular book is The Pakistan Paradox: Instability and Resil.

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This is so despite the repeated attempts that the Supreme Court has made including the appointment of the Special Investigation Teamand the activism of dhristophe organisations and some mediapersons. He jaffgelot differentiates the BJP’s activities from the work of other organisations of the ‘Sangh parivar’ when he writes: By playing on notions of Gujarati nationalism and pride, by sustaining an anti-Muslim mood and by building a personality cult that appealed to both the urban middle class and the “Gujarati” voter, Modi seemed to be reinventing politics.

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Books by Christophe Jaffrelot (Author of The Pakistan Paradox)

The book Hindu Nationalist Movement and Indian Politicsbased on his doctorate research, is considered Jaffrelot’s magnum opus. Are you an author? From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. In the book, Jaffrelot developed two themes for understanding the operation of the RSS, in particular, and the Hindu nationalist movement in general. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Christophe JaffrelotGilles Verniers.


Provide feedback about this page. One, it provides rich pieces of factual information regarding the actors of the plot and their motivations. He visited India when he was 20 and found the Indian society interesting in many different ways. This page was last edited on 3 Decemberat Sangh Parivar A Reader.

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Learn more about Amazon Prime. Religion Caste and Politics in India Aug 16, Why Shop at SapnaOnline. The study of ministers and MLAs reveals a more complex picture of upper caste strength in representation.

Availability – In Stock Dispatched in working days. The second was the “instrumentalist” strategy of ethno-religious mobilisation, which he called the ‘Sanghatanist boooks pattern’ of implantation and party-building.

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These policies made the party particularly unpopular among the tribals, the peasants and the OBCs. The book covered the development of the first theme, starting in the late 19th century with the formation of the Arya Samaj and the Hindu Mahasabha. Only 10 left in stock – order soon. Notify Me We will send an email as soon as we get it in stock.

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Saffron Modernity in India: Rise of The Plebeians Christophe Jaffrelot. This title has not yet been released. Christophe JaffrelotMalvika Maheshwari.


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Ten years after the violence, the results of judicial proceedings have been very few in Gujarat. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. It continued bopks the founding of the RSS in and the development of the Sangh Parivar after India’s independence, leading up to the Bharatiya Janata Party ‘s ascendance in the early s. Available for download now.

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Panikkar 24 March There is a stable presence of upper caste candidates from all major parties, with the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Congress continuing to fi eld them predominantly, while the Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party have become more of “catch-all” parties, similar yet very different from the Congress Party of the past. The reasons for this failure of the rule of law – whose magnitude will have to be qualified since proceedings are still under way – lie in the grip that Hindu nationalism as an ideology and a political movement holds over the state machinery including the police and the judiciary in Gujarat and the central authority’s relative powerlessness both at the executive and judicial level to counteract it.

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