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National identities in Pakistan

Cara Cilano

National identities in Pakistan

the 1971 war in contemporary Pakistani fiction

by Cara Cilano

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pakistani literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • India-Pakistan Conflict, 1971 -- Literature and the war,
  • Nationalism in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementCara Cilano.
    SeriesRoutledge contemporary South Asia series -- 32
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPK5416 .C55 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24054630M
    ISBN 109780415779586, 9780203865385
    LC Control Number2010003866

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Ina war which took place in Pakistan that resulted in the establishment of two separate countries; East Pakistan became Bangladesh, leaving the remaining four western provinces to comprise a truncated Pakistan. This book examines how literature by those who remained Pakistanis acts as a cultural response to the threat the war posed to a nationalist identity.

Constructing Pakistan addresses the previously neglected aspect of postcolonial and historical engagement with the creation and construction of Indian Muslim national identity before the partition of India in Masood Ashraf Raja's main assertion, challenging the conventional and postcolonial appraisals of the Indian national history, is that the Indian Muslim particular identity and Muslim exceptionalism preceded the rise of Congress or Gandhian by: 9.

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National identities in Pakistan: the war in contemporary Pakistani fiction in SearchWorks catalog. This book explores the production of Muslim youth identities, with respect to nation, religion and National identities in Pakistan book in Pakistan, Senegal, Nigeria and : Naureen Durrani.

Pakistani national identity?” The Nation-Statists: This group argues that nation-building and national identity can be understood by focusing on Pakistan’s antagonism towards India. According to this school, Pakistan “relies more on anti-Indian nationalism than on National identities in Pakistan book integration.”.

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CHALLENGES OF NATIONAL INTEGRATION IN PAKISTAN 41 ISSRA PAPERS Sub Nationalist Tendencies Since the inception of Pakistan, the federation could not amicably settle issues of National identities in Pakistan book or provincial status, which National identities in Pakistan book the stage of sub nationalism in Size: KB.

Following 9/11, many non-Muslim Americans grew more inclined to perceive groups of wholly innocent people as potential terrorists as a result of two tendencies: 1.) to collapse national identities together and 2.) to mistake Muslims as advocates of attacks against America. PAKISTAN IN SEARCH OF IDENTITY MubarakAli ©Mubarak Ali, First Published in India ISBN Published by AAKARBOOKS 28EPocket IV,Mayur Vihar Phase I,Delhi File Size: 6MB.

However, while religion as a source of identity has helped integrate the identities of multi-ethnic Jewish communities (see Ben-Rafael and Sharot chapters 2, 8 National identities in Pakistan book 10; see also Reed ), religion in Pakistan has largely failed to create a sustained notion of national identity, despite what was achieved at independence in Author: Marinos Diamantides, Adam Gearey.

Curriculum and national identity: exploring the links between religion and nation in Pakistan Naureen Durrani Learning Development Unit, University of Central Lancashire, FY Fylde Building, Corporation Street, Preston, Lancs, PR1 2HE, UK Correspondence [email protected] by: The national flag was designed by Muhammad Ali Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan, and was based on the original flag of the Muslim League.

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The evidence from the electoral map is merely suggestive, but it does indicate that national consolidation in Pakistan remains partial and insecure. With several ethnic and regional “nationalisms,” as well as anti-national extreme Islamism, challenging state-oriented nationalism, Pakistani identity must rely on solidarity against foreign.

This book is the first scholarly study of personal names in Pakistan and is based on an analysis of names from all over the country, both from the early years and from the contemporary : Tariq Rahman.

ISLAM AND NATIONAL IDENTITY: THE CASE OF PAKISTAN AND BANGLA DESH Indian Muslims have always been keenly aware of the differences between their own communal group and the Hindus on the one hand, and between themselves and the Christian foreigners on the other.

This awareness of a separate Muslim identity was. Founder of Pakistan, Muhammad Ali Jinnah, known in Pakistan as "Quaid-e-Azam" (The Great Leader), was the leader of the Pakistani nationalist movement that led to the creation of Pakistan in Muhammad Iqbal is the national poet of Pakistan and laid the seeds of Pakistani nationalism by envisioning a separate homeland for Muslims in South Asia.

Pakistan’s identity crisis. in our schools in first grade in pakistan studies books we were taught that first we are muslim then this narrative is right, as we were muslims. National identity is dependent on several different factors: country of origin or residence; ethnic or religious affiliation; and notions of affinity with one's nationality.

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Book Description. Bringing together scholarship on issues relating to language, culture, and identity, with a special focus on Asian countries, this volume makes an important contribution in terms of analyzing and demonstrating how language is closely linked with crucial social, political, and economic forces, particularly the tensions between the demands of globalization and local identity.

Buy National Identities in Pakistan by Cara N. Cilano from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages:   The common perception of Pakistan is more similar to its neighbor in the west (Afghanistan) than the one in the east (India), the country with which it shares its history.

This is a direct result of how Pakistan’s “establishment” — its military and political elite — has defined its : Madiha Afzal. 48 Formulating Religious Identity in Pakistan and Abroad Not only are states’ national and regional identities layered, they also transmute over time.

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It is grounded in rigorous research and is of direct relevance to Pakistan’s. Punjab, Lahore - Pakistan. Problems of National Integration in Pakistan Gulshan Majeed* Abstract The problem of national integration has a direct bearing on national unity.

Almost, all the developing nations of Asia and Africa are facing this twin problem of national integration and national identity. Pakistan is also no exception in this : Gulshan Majeed. The national identity of Pakistan is first of all Purity.

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It can be adopted in graduate and advanced undergraduate courses on language policy, language in society, and language by: Language and National Identity in Asia is a comprehensive introduction to the role of language in the construction and development of nations and national identities in Asia.

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Islam, Ethnicity, and Power Politics explores how the central state apparatus, social forces, ethnic groups, political elites, and religious factions have attempted to influence the construction of identity in Pakistan, and why it has become such a contested issue.

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