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It is taken for granted that during partition Indo-Pak, , Hindus were massacred by Muslims and same is considered true vice versa.
As an event of shattering consequence, the Partition of India remains significant today. While Partition sounds smooth on paper, the reality was horrific. More than eight million people migrated and one million died in the process. The forced migration, violence between Hindus and Muslims, and mass widowhood were unprecedented and well-documented.
Published by Kali for Women in New Delhi. Written in English. Estimates of the population of Vermont counties and metropolitan areas, July 1, , to Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Henry Cloud Author , John Townsend Author Cited by: Borders and Boundaries changes that, providing first-hand accounts and memoirs, juxtaposed alongside official government accounts.
Ritu Menon is an Indian feminist, writer and publisher. In , Menon co-founded Kali for Women , India's first exclusively feminist publishing house, along with Urvashi Butalia , her longtime collaborator. In , Kali for Women shut shop due to lack of commercial viability compounded by irreconcilable personal differences between Menon and Butalia. Thereafter, Menon independently founded Women Unlimited, another feminist publishing house. She has also written numerous newspaper articles and op-eds.
Ritu Menon, ed. New Delhi: Women Unlimited, Ritu Menon's edited volume No Woman's Land: Women from Pakistan, India and Bangladesh Write on the Partition of India is an important addition to the growing body of scholarship revising and reconstructing the history of two critical moments in modern South Asia: the Partition that resulted in the emergence of India and Pakistan as independent nation states in , and the subsequent carving out of Bangladesh from Pakistan in
This volume examines comparatively the views and principles of seven prominent ethical traditions on one of the most pressing issues of modern politics - the making and unmaking of state and national boundaries. Breaking boundaries through poetry Visible and invisible borders and boundaries in picture books, comics, graphic narratives, and films. Western society has become estranged from the borders and social boundaries that have for centuries given meaning to human experience. Borders and Boundaries changes that, providing first-hand accounts and memoirs, juxtaposed alongside official government accounts. Any examination of borders and boundary disputes should also consider the wider impact of the establishment of boundaries, as well as the persistence and sometimes resolution of disputes, on broader interstate relations.
Access options available:. NWSA Journal Rarely does one have the pleasure of reviewing books that offer an innovative reading of important areas of recent scholarship and provide an epistemic challenge to prior interpretations. Each of these books focuses on women as authors of their own destiny and as creators and transformers of social relations and institutions from which they had previously been elided. In so doing, they offer a feminist critique of extant analyses of property relations and war.
The partition of the sub-continent was one of the most distressing and bloodiest massacres in the history. Partition created fissures among the people and countries. The partition of the Indian sub-continent was announced by Lord Mountbatten on 3 rd June, The declaration of the splitting of the continent leads to mass exodus of people. This exodus leads to brutal killings on both sides. That is why the separation is often remembered as one of the bloodiest massacre in the history of India. The protagonist Pooro in the story embarks the vulgar face of society, where she suffered in the hands of Muslim person.
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Ritu Menon and Kamla Bhasin, Borders and Boundaries: Women in India's. Partition. New Delhi: Kali For Women. pages. Rs. In India, the most.
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