Last edited by Yozshuk
Sunday, July 19, 2020 | History

5 edition of Divided Cities: Partition and Its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar (Subcontinent Divided: A New Beginning) found in the catalog.

Divided Cities: Partition and Its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar (Subcontinent Divided: A New Beginning)

by Ian Talbot

  • 299 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages350
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7393510M
ISBN 100195472268
ISBN 109780195472264

  More than sixty-five years after the partition of the Indian subcontinent in , controversy about partition, its causes and its effects, continues. Yet the emphases in these debates have changed over the years, and it is perhaps time, in the wake of India's recent elections, to take stock once again of how these debates have developed in the. It builds on earlier publications such as 'The Partition of India' (co-authored with Gurharpal Singh) and 'Divided Cities: Partition and its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar' which was published in with Oxford University Press.

Divided Cities: Partition and its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar It builds on his monograph, Divided Cities: Partition and Its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar Tahir Kamran. Chairman of the Department of History at Government College University, Lahore, Kamran was the Allama Iqbal Professorial Fellow at Cambridge from to

Prior to the partition of India in , a third of Lahore's population was Hindu and Sikh. Lahore's Hindus and Sikhs used to reside in 'distinct enclaves'. The city's Hindu and Sikh population left en masse during the partition and shifted to East Punjab and Delhi in India. In the process, Lahore lost its entire Hindu and Sikh population. The Partition of India by Ian Talbot and Gurharpal Singh available in Trade Paperback on , also read synopsis and reviews. An account of the partition of India at independence in


Share this book
You might also like
A short summe of the vvhole catechisme

A short summe of the vvhole catechisme

philosophy of rhetoric.

philosophy of rhetoric.

Report for 1907

Report for 1907

Abram Nelson Woodbury and his descendants.

Abram Nelson Woodbury and his descendants.

Workbook of families allied to Wood.

Workbook of families allied to Wood.

Driven

Driven

Amenity space for interaction

Amenity space for interaction

Shifts in the Oregon property tax burden since 1950

Shifts in the Oregon property tax burden since 1950

Hanuman

Hanuman

The New Science of Color

The New Science of Color

A raw youth

A raw youth

Divided Cities: Partition and Its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar (Subcontinent Divided: A New Beginning) by Ian Talbot Download PDF EPUB FB2

Divided Cities book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Start by marking “Divided Cities: Partition and Its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar ” as Want to Read: Partition and Its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar Write a review. Sania Sufi rated it it was amazing/5.

Ian Talbot is Professor of History at the University of Southampton. His recent publications include The Deadly Embrace: Religion, Politics and Violence in India and Pakistan (ed., ) and Divided Cities: Partition and its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar ().Cited by: Buy Divided Cities: Partition and its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar (Subcontinent Divided: A New Beginning) by Ian Talbot (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.1/5(1). Talbot, Ian () Divided Cities: Partition and its Aftermath in Lahore and AmritsarOxford, UK. Oxford University Press, pp. Record type: BookCited by: Description of the book "Divided Cities: Partition and Its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar ": Talbot studies the impact of the partition of the Punjabi cities of Lahore and Amritsar, providing important comparative insights into the processes of violence, demographic transformation, and physical reconstruction.

Divided Cities: Partition and Its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar, Karachi: Oxford University Press, xxxiv + pp. $, cloth, ISBN Reviewed by Usha Gandhi Published on H-Urban (June, ) Only thirty-two miles separate Amritsar in In‐ dia from Lahore in Pakistan, but the cities are worlds apart.

English, Book, Illustrated edition: Divided cities: Partition and its aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar, / Ian Talbot. Talbot, Ian. Get this edition. Ian Talbot is Professor of History at the University of Southampton. His recent publications include The Deadly Embrace: Religion, Politics and Violence in India and Pakistan (ed., ) and Divided Cities: Partition and its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar ().

Ian Talbot, Divided Cities: Partition and its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsarby Tan Tai Yong Reeta Grewal and Sheena Pal (eds), Five Centuries of Sikh Tradition: Ideology, Society, Politics, and Culture by Pashaura Singh Kavita Sivaramakrishnan, Old Potions, New Bottles: recasting indigenous.

PAKISTAN: A NEW HISTORY. by IAN TALBOT. Publication Date: Extent: pages The Book. Among other publications written and/or edited by him are Divided Cities: Partition and its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar, – (OUP, ), The Deadly Embrace: Religion, Politics and Violence in India and Pakistan, – (OUP, ), and Region and Partition: Bengal, Punjab and the Partition of the Subcontinent (OUP, ).

Get this from a library. Divided cities: Partition and its aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar, [Ian Talbot] -- "Divided Cities is a pioneering, locality-based study of the processes of violence, migration and resettlement arising from the partition of the subcontinent in The focus is.

Divided Cities: Partition and Its aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar, – Karachi: Oxford University Press, William J. Glover (), Making Lahore Modern: Constructing and Imagining a Colonial City, USA: Univ of Minnesota Press, ISBN Divided Cities: Partition and its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar Ian Talbot.

Oxford UP. More information about Divided Cities: Partition and its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar. 4 For the existing literature that focuses on a debate on the migrations crossing the western border between India and Pakistan, see Talbot, I., Divided Cities: Partition and Its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar (Karachi: Oxford University Press, ); Ansari, Life After Partition; Kaur, R.

Ian Talbot is Professor of History at the University of Southampton. His recent publications include The Deadly Embrace: Religion, Politics and Violence in India and Pakistan (ed., ) and Divided Cities: Partition and its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar ().Reviews: 1.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Divided Cities: Partition and Its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar (The Subcontinent Divided: A New Beginning) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.1/5. Violence in India and Pakistan – (ed., ) and Divided Cities: Partition and its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar – ().

Gurharpal Singh isNadir Dinshaw ProfessorofInter-ReligiousRelations in the Department of Theology and Religion at the University of Birmingham. His recent publications include Governance in Multicultural. Divided Cities: Partition and Its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar, Karachi: Oxford University Press, xxxiv + pp.

$ (cloth), ISBN Reviewed by Usha Gandhi (International Programs and Studies, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign) Published on H-Urban (June, ). It builds on the monograph I published in with Oxford University Press entitled Divided Cities: Partition and Its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar.

The British divided and quit India in The partition of India and the creation of Pakistan uprooted entire communities and left unspeakable violence in its trail.

This volume tells the story of partition through the events that led up to it, the terrors that accompanied it, to migration and resettlement. In a new shift in the understanding of this seminal moment, the book also explores.See further Ian Talbot, Divided Cities: Partition and Its Aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar –57 (Oxford, ).Back to (1) K.

L. Luthra, Impact of Partition in Border Districts of East Punjab (East Punjab, ).Back to (2).Get this from a library! Divided cities: partition and its aftermath in Lahore and Amritsar [Ian Talbot].