UGC NET JRF SET History Papers II and III

The opposite danger of reading the past into the present has been no less a potential factor in distorting the history ... on the present conditions (b) Trying to understand past with the help of present (c) Trying to understand present ...

UGC NET JRF SET History  Papers    II and III

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Pluralism and Democracy in India
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Wendy Doniger, Martha C. Nussbaum
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-09 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Wendy Doniger and Martha Nussbaum bring together leading scholars from a wide array of disciplines to address a crucial question: How does the world's most populous democracy survive repeated assaults on its pluralistic values? India's stunning linguistic, cultural, and religious diversity has been supported since Independence by a political structure
A History of Knowledge
Language: en
Pages: 422
Authors: Charles Lincoln Van Doren
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.

Covers every aspect of knowledge--scientific, intellectual, and historical--from the beginning of the human experience into the twenty-first century and beyond
Imagining the Cape Colony
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: David Johnson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-19 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

By returning to a pivotal moment in South African history - the Cape Colony in the period 1770-1830 - this book addresses current debates about nationalism, colonialism and neo-colonialism, and postcolonial/post-apartheid culture.
Speaking in God's Name
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Khaled Abou El Fadl
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-01 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Drawing on both religious and secular sources, this challenging book argues that divinely ordained law is frequently misinterpreted by Muslim authorities at the expense of certain groups, including women. Khaled Abou El Fadl cites a series of injustices in Islamic society and ultimately proposes a return to the original ethics
Beyond the Sea
Language: en
Pages: 449
Authors: Felan Parker, Jessica Aldred
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-09 - Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

The Bioshock series looms large in the industry and culture of video games for its ambitious incorporation of high-minded philosophical questions and retro-futuristic aesthetics into the ultraviolent first-person shooter genre. Beyond the Sea marks ten years since the release of the original game with an interdisciplinary collection of essays on