You are here

Politics, Ideology and Nationalism
Share

Politics, Ideology and Nationalism
Jinnah, Savarkar and Ambedkar versus Gandhi



July 2020 | 304 pages | SAGE Publications Pvt. Ltd
Politics, Ideology and Nationalism: Jinnah, Savarkar and Ambedkar versus Gandhi is a new argument based on familiar historical evidences. It discusses three leaders—Savarkar, Ambedkar and Jinnah—in their opposition to Gandhiboth in terms of ideology as well as social and political discourse. Although there are biographical works and other notable publications on them, none of these attempt to engage in contrasting their ideology and practices on a common platform. This book examines Gandhi and Savarkar–Ambedkar–Jinnah’s commonality of opposition and their differing ideas of modernity. All three of them saw Gandhi as the biggest hurdle to the projects that they conceived. The book explores how these differences went beyond politics and shaped the contours of Indian politics during the 1930s and 1940s, and continue to affect it even today.
 
Preface
 
Introduction
 
Gandhi (1869–1948): Unfolding of an Ideational Search
 
V. D. Savarkar (1883–1966): Re-articulation of the Nationalist Voice
 
B. R. Ambedkar (1891–1956): A Combative Rebel with a Compassionate Heart
 
Mohammad Ali Jinnah (1876–1948): Reconfiguration and Reconceptualization of the Idea of India
 
Conclusion
 
Bibliography
 
Index

Preview this book

For instructors

To inquire about the availability of this title for review (print and/or digital), please contact your local sales representative or call (800) 818-7243.

Purchasing options

Please select a format:

ISBN: 9789353883843
£50.00

SAGE Knowledge is the ultimate social sciences digital library for students, researchers, and faculty. Hosting more than 4,400 titles, it includes an expansive range of SAGE eBook and eReference content, including scholarly monographs, reference works, handbooks, series, professional development titles, and more.

The platform allows researchers to cross-search and seamlessly access a wide breadth of must-have SAGE book and reference content from one source.

SAGE Knowledge brings together high-quality content from across our imprints, including CQ Press and Corwin titles.