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Visible histories, disappearing women : producing Muslim womanhood in late colonial Bengal / Mahua Sarkar.

Author/creator Sarkar, Mahua, 1958-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoDurham : Duke University Press, 2008.
Descriptionxi, 338 pages ; 24 cm
Contents The colonial cast : the merchant, the soldier, the "writer" (clerk), their lovers, and the trouble with "native women's" histories -- The politics of (in)visibility : Muslim women in (Hindu) nationalist discourse -- Negotiating modernity : the social production of Muslim-ness in late colonial Bengal.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. [287]-329) and index.
LCCN 2007047856
ISBN9780822342151 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN0822342154 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN9780822342342 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN0822342340 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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