Serving the nation cultures of service, association, and citizenship

This title examines the social and political impact of philanthropical work carried out in the early 1900s by Hindu organisations in North India. It charts the emergence of a 'culture of service', challenging concepts of the Indian nation-state and its relationship to civil society

Main Author: Watt, Carey Anthony
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New Delhi Oxford University Press 2005, 2005
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This title examines the social and political impact of philanthropical work carried out in the early 1900s by Hindu organisations in North India. It charts the emergence of a 'culture of service', challenging concepts of the Indian nation-state and its relationship to civil society
Physical Description:xxi, 255 p. ill., map
ISBN:9780199081905