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Ethnicity, nationalism, and the Pakhtuns

the independence movement in India"s North-west Frontier Province

by Stephen Alan Rittenberg

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Published by Carolina Academic Press in Durham, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North-west Frontier Province (Pakistan),
  • Pakistan,
  • North-west Frontier Province,
  • North-west Frontier Province.
    • Subjects:
    • Pushtuns -- Politics and government,
    • Nationalism -- Pakistan -- North-west Frontier Province -- History,
    • Ethnicity -- Pakistan -- North-west Frontier Province,
    • North-west Frontier Province (Pakistan) -- Politics and government

    • Edition Notes

      StatementStephen Alan Rittenberg.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS392.N67 R57 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 286 p. :
      Number of Pages286
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2873684M
      ISBN 100890892776
      LC Control Number84070181

      Farhan Hanif Siddiqi, The Politics of Ethnicity in Pakistan: The Balouch, Sindhi and Mohajir ethnic movements. Oxon and New York: Routledge, An ethnic group is a social group of people who identify with each other based on a common ancestral, cultural, social, or national experience. Pashtun, also spelled Pushtun or Pakhtun, Hindustani Pathan, Persian Afghan, Pashto-speaking people residing primarily in the region that lies between the Hindu Kush in northeastern Afghanistan and the northern stretch of the Indus River in constitute the majority of the population of Afghanistan and bore the exclusive name of Afghan before that name came to denote any native of.

      PENGUIN BOOKSGHAFFAR KHAN A former parliamentarian in India, Rajmohan Gandhi currently teaches in the USA at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Apart from several biographies, most notably the critically acclaimed Mohandas: A True Story of a Man, His People and an Empire, his works include Understanding the Muslim Mind and Revenge and Reconciliation: Understanding South . Conversely, for more than five decades, it has been observed that nationalism in Pakistan is disintegrated on the basis of linguistic, ethnicity and region. To Jaffrelot (), nationalism is an ideology which combines the people into a group and this formation occurs as a result of territorial, ethnic and social construction rather than on.

        This has prompted many to dub PTM as “anti-Pakistan,” given that it refuses to see the state as based on monolithic jingoism. Hence the Pashtun protest movement is Author: Kunwar Khuldune Shahid. Pakistani nationalism refers to the political, cultural, linguistic, historical, [commonly] religious and geographical expression of patriotism by the people of Pakistan, of pride in the history, heritage and identity of Pakistan, and visions for its future.. Unlike the secular nationalism of most other countries, Pakistani nationalism and the religion of Islam have often not been mutually.


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Other authors: Rittenberg, Stephen Alan. Pashtun nationalism (Pashto: پښتون ملتپالنه ‎) is a political and the Pakhtuns book social movement which promotes the idea that the Pashtuns are deserving of a sovereign nation in their homeland of Pashtunistan, which consists of the Pashtun-majority parts of Afghanistan and n nationalism is closely linked to the cause of Pashtun home rule and Pashtun independence.

This argument has been made very capably in a study on pre politics in the NWFP. See Stephen A. Rittenberg, Ethnicity, Nationalism and the Pakhtuns: The Independence Movement in India’s North-West Frontier Province, Durham, Google ScholarAuthor: Iftikhar H. Malik. The Pashtuns (/ ˈ p ʌ ʃ ˌ t ʊ n /, / ˈ p ɑː ʃ ˌ t ʊ n / or / ˈ p æ ʃ ˌ t uː n /; Pashto: پښتانه ‎, Pax̌tānə), also Pukhtuns or Pushtuns, historically known as ethnic Afghans or Nationalism, are an Iranic ethnic group native to South and Central Asia, who share a common history and all ethnic Pashtuns live in either Pakistan or Afghanistan.

A substantial Afghanistan: 14, (). According to Stephen Rittenberg’s Ethnicity, Nationalism, and the Pakhtuns, the roots of Pakhtun nationalism mainly lie in the class tensions in the former NWFP and Afghanistan; between the.

The book critically evaluates the literature on ethnicity and nationalism by taking nationalist ideology and the political divisions which it generates within ethnic groups as essential in estimating ethnic movements.

It goes on to challenge the modernist argument that nationalism is only relevant to modern-industrialised socio-economic by: 8. The chapter is based on the author’s book India, Pakistan or Pakhtunistan?The Nationalist Movements in the North-West Frontier Province, –47 (Stockholm, ) (Studia Historica Upsaliensia ).

A recent book is Stephen Alan Rittenberg’s Ethnicity, Nationalism and the Independence Movement in India’s North-West Frontier Province (North Carolina, ) which, however Cited by: 2. Benedict Anderson’s remarkable book Imagined Communities reshaped the study of nations and nationalism.

Strikingly original, it broke with previous over-emphasis on the European continent and. nationalism and ethnic conflict in Pakistan. Underlying much of this positive analysis is the argument that the institutional imbalance that Pakistan inherited at the time of independence in the form of a “bureaucratic-military oligarchy”16 was responsible, in large part, for the hardening and persistence of ethnicity-based Size: KB.

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Each are on a similar account. [PAPERBACK] Ethnicity Islam And Nationalism Muslim Politics In The North West Frontier Province Pashtun Tribalism and Ethnic Nationalism the Taliban, and making the argument that this is the only way counterinsurgency success will be possible in Afghanistan.

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With an estimated thirty million or more in Pakistan, twelve million in Afghanistan, and perhaps a million or more in a global diaspora, Pashtuns or Pukhtuns comprise a complex ethno-linguistic population with a rich cultural tradition and literature, varied political and economic contexts, and diverse national and Islamic identities.

Historic and literary references to communities that have. Baloch Nationalism during Musharraf Regime Muhammad Ijaz Laif Muhammad Amir Hamza This paper is an attempt to define ethnic nationalism in Pakistan with reference to Balochistan.

The federation is weakened by military regimes that cannot understand the real situation of Baloch nationalism and its deep roots among the people of Size: KB. nationalism, especially in the light of Pakhtun ethno-nationalism being a class struggle movement in its irredentist form and its failure emanating from consciousness among the proletariat, peasant and middle classes among the Pakhtuns of their economic integration and growth prospects in a united Pakistan.

Pashtuns are the ethnic group residing mostly in Afghanistan and Pakistan. History comes to know them as the people who never allowed themselves to be ruled by any great power until the last quarter of the 20th century after which they came at the receiving end of the ravages of the Cold war which devoured Afghanistan completely once the Soviets invaded it in /5.

With a population of at least 50 million, the Pashtun people are Afghanistan's largest ethnic group, and are also the second-largest ethnicity in are also known as "Pathans."Author: Kallie Szczepanski.

Pashtun Ethnic Nationalism; From Separation to Integration y Adeel Khan Contents 1 TheoreticalFramework 2 be as old as human societies but the politicisation of ethnicity, its emergence as a political movement Pashtun Ethnic Nationalism Separation to Integration. In Pakistani nationalism, the focus will not be on Islam which is the actual basis of the existence of the country but on the unity of various lingual and ethnic groups, and religious nationalism.Ethnicity, Nationalism, and the Pakhtuns: The Independence Movement in India's North-West Frontier Province.

by Stephen Alan Rittenberg (pp. ) Review by: David Gilmartin.Census and Identity: The Politics of Race, Ethnicity, and Language in National Censuses David I. Kertzer, Dominique Arel This study examines the ways that states have attempted to pigeon-hole the people within their boundaries into racial, ethnic, and language categories.