Islam, Women, and Violence in Kashmir

Between India and Pakistan

  • Authors
  • Nyla Ali Khan

Part of the Comparative Feminist Studies Series book series (CFS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Nyla Ali Khan
    Pages 1-15
  3. Nyla Ali Khan
    Pages 45-62
  4. Nyla Ali Khan
    Pages 63-92
  5. Nyla Ali Khan
    Pages 93-112
  6. Nyla Ali Khan
    Pages 145-168
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 169-211

About this book

Introduction

Nyla Ali Khan, the granddaughter of the first Prime Minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah, gives an insider's analysis on the political and social turmoil that has eroded the ethos and fabric of Kasmiri culture. She monitors the effects of nationalist, militant, and religious discourses and praxes on a gender-based hierarchy.

Keywords

conflict gender India Islam Pakistan violence women

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230113527
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2010
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Media & Culture Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-29075-8
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-11352-7
  • About this book