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Hindutva and Dalits: Perspectives for Understanding Communal Praxis

by Anand Teltumbde SAGE Publications Pvt. Ltd
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Hbk 384 pages
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A collection of path-breaking and inclusive analyses of Hindutva, making invaluable contributions to current debates.

Foreword by Tanika Sarkar
Introduction to the Revised Edition by Anand Teltumbde
Part I: Theoretical Perspectives
Dalits in the Theory and Practice of Hindutva - Shamsul Islam
Hindutva, Dalits and the Neoliberal Order - Anand Teltumbde
The Dalits and Hindutva: Gainers and Losers - Sandeep Pendse
Hindutva's Social Engineering: Dalit's Participation in the Anti-Muslim Pogrom, Gujarat 2002 - Ram Puniyani
Between Her Legs: Hindutva and Dalit Women - Meena Kandasamy
Hindutva: Historicity of Dalit Connection - Prakash Louis
Dalit–Hindutva Alliance and the Dynamics of Dalit Politics - Ramesh Kamble
Part II: Hindutva in Operation
Subverting the Shudra-Ati-Shudra Revolution: The Uttar Pradesh Way - Subhash Gatade
Maharashtra: Dalit Politics in the Hindutva Trap - Suhas Palshikar
No Exit? Dalits, Hindutva and the Dravidian Movement - V Geetha
Contesting Exclusions: Dalits and Reconstructions of Religious Identities in Punjab - Navprit Kaur
Hindutva and Dalits in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana - K S Chalam
Hindutva Influence on Dalits: The Case of Karnataka - Shivasundar
Gujarat: In Search of Answers - Anand Teltumbde and Subhash Gatade
The Sangh Parivar Initiatives in the Tribal Belt of Wyanad in Kerala - T K Ramachandran and P T John
Dalits in the Hindutva Laboratory of Gujarat - Martin Macwan

Anand Teltumbde is Senior Professor and Chair, Big Data Analytics at Goa Institute of Management, Sanquelim. An alumnus of IIM Ahmedabad, he has held top management positions in the corporate world. As an academic, he has taught in IIT Kharagpur. Teltumbde is a writer, columnist and civil rights activist. He is also associated with the education rights movement through the All India Forum for Right to Education. He has written extensively on contemporary issues in many journals and in his column 'Margin Speak' in Economic and Political Weekly. He has written over 26 books, of the most recent are Republic of Caste (Navayana, 2018) and with Suraj Yengde, The Radical in Ambedkar (Penguin-Viking, 2018).