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The Effects of Historical Dalit Social Mobilization

Amit Ahuja

in Mobilizing the Marginalized: Ethnic Parties without Ethnic Movements

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780190916428
eISBN:
9780190916466
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190916428.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Much of the anticaste historical mobilization was aimed at social transformation. Did mobilization actually achieve this, though? To what extent can we measure the ideological penetration of ... More


The State as Religious Gatekeeper: Human Rights, Resistance, and Indian Anti-Conversion Laws

Amar Khoday

in Human Rights: India and the West

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780199453528
eISBN:
9780199085361
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199453528.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Religious conversions in India inextricably implicate human rights. This chapter explores the legal and political aspects of the controversies surrounding such conversions. It argues that ... More


Evaluation of the Anti-Falungong Campaign

James W. Tong

in Revenge of the Forbidden City: The Suppression of the Falungong in China, 1999-2005

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195377286
eISBN:
9780199852567
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195377286.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter assesses the capacity and effectiveness of China's anti-Falungong efforts. It begins with an evaluation of the media campaign waged by the official television, radio, and national press, ... More


Linguistic Justice as Fair Cooperation

Philippe Van Parijs

in Linguistic Justice for Europe and for the World

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
February 2015
ISBN:
9780199208876
eISBN:
9780191803284
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199208876.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter examines how injustice can arise when one language is given a privileged status. More precisely, it considers three interpretations of the putative injustice generated or amplified by ... More


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