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By Dev Nath Pathak,Sasanka Perera

This quantity appears on the politics of verbal exchange and tradition in modern South Asia. It explores languages, symptoms and emblems reflective of present mythologies that underpin situations of functionality in present-day India and its neighbouring nations. From gender performances and degree depictions to protest routine, folks songs to cinematic reconstructions and elections to war-torn areas, the chapters within the e-book convey the a number of voices embedded in the grand theatre of renowned functionality and the cultural panorama of the quarter to the fore.

Breaking new flooring, this paintings will turn out valuable to scholars and researchers in sociology and social anthropology, paintings and function experiences, political experiences and diplomacy, communique and media reports and tradition studies.

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