ISBN-10:
0674066391
ISBN-13:
9780674066397
Pub. Date:
10/31/2012
Publisher:
Harvard
The Aga Khan Case: Religion and Identity in Colonial India

The Aga Khan Case: Religion and Identity in Colonial India

by Teena Purohit

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ISBN-13: 9780674066397
Publisher: Harvard
Publication date: 10/31/2012
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 198
Product dimensions: 9.30(w) x 6.10(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Teena Purohit is Assistant Professor of Religion at Boston University.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Note on Transliteration xi

Introduction 1

1 Prehistories of the Isma'ili Sect in Nineteenth-Century Bombay 18

2 Sectarian Showdown in the Aga Khan Case of 1866 35

3 Reading Satpanth against the Judicial Archive 57

4 Comparative Formations of the Hindu Swami Narayan "Sect" 87

5 Sect and Secularism in the Early Nationalist Period 111

Conclusion 133

Notes 141

Index 175

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