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The Aga Khan Case

Religion and Identity in Colonial India

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$55.00 • £44.95 • €49.50

ISBN 9780674066397

Publication Date: 10/31/2012


198 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches


  • Acknowledgments
  • Note on Transliteration
  • Introduction
  • 1. Prehistories of the Isma‘ili Sect in Nineteenth-Century Bombay
  • 2. Sectarian Showdown in the Aga Khan Case of 1866
  • 3. Reading Satpanth against the Judicial Archive
  • 4. Comparative Formations of the Hindu Swami Narayan “Sect”
  • 5. Sect and Secularism in the Early Nationalist Period
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Index

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