Religion, community and development : changing contours of politics and policy in India / Religion, community & development editors, Gurpreet Mahajan, Surinder S. Jodhka. - London ; New York : Routledge, 2010. - xii, 336 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. - Religion and citizenship . - Religion and citizenship. .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Religion, community and development / Gurpreet Mahajan -- Political communalisation of religions and the crisis of secularism / D.L. Sheth -- The Sachar Committee report and multiculturalism in India : questions of group equality and the public sphere / Amir Ali -- Hindutva's discourse on development / Pralay Kanungo -- Seva, sangathanas and gurus : service and the making of the Hindu nation / Sujata Patel -- Development as liberation : an Indian Christian perspective / Rudolf C. Heredia -- Indian Christians : trajectories of development / Rowena Robinson -- Sikhs today : development, disparity and difference / Surinder S. Jodhka -- Contemporary Muslim situation in India : a long-term view / Javeed Alam -- Between identity and equity : an agenda for affirmative action for Muslims / Tanweer Fazal -- Struggle for the margin or from the margin / Gopal Guru -- Literacy, education and gender gap among socio-religous communities / Ravinder Kaur -- Cultural rights of minorities during constitution-making : a re-reading / Rochana Bajpai -- The Goan Muslim : presence through invisibility / V. SriRanjani.

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Economic development--India.
Religion and politics--India.
Muslims--Social conditions.--India
Muslims--Economic conditions.--India
Muslims--Government policy--India.


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India--Economic policy--1947-

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