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Worship and conflict under colonial rule a South Indian case by Arjun Appadurai

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [Eng.], New York .
Written in English



  • India


  • Religion and state -- India -- Case studies.,
  • India -- Religion -- Case studies.,
  • India -- Politics and government -- 1765-1947 -- Case studies.

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StatementArjun Appadurai.
SeriesCambridge South Asian studies ;, 27
LC ClassificationsBL2003 .A66
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 266 p. ;
Number of Pages266
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4109601M
ISBN 100521231221
LC Control Number80024508

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