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Bengal Muslims, 1871-1906

Rafiuddin Ahmed

Bengal Muslims, 1871-1906

a quest for identity

by Rafiuddin Ahmed

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Published by Oxford University Press in Delhi, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bengal (India),
  • India,
  • Bengal,
  • Bengal.
    • Subjects:
    • Muslims -- India -- Bengal -- Political activity,
    • Islam and politics -- India -- Bengal,
    • Bengal (India) -- Politics and government

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRafiuddin Ahmed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS485.B4512 M818 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 271 p., [2] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages271
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3929913M
      ISBN 100195612604
      LC Control Number81904113

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The Bengal Muslims, book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Contrary to most works on 1871-1906 book subject which treat the rural 4/5(5). Contrary to most works on religious identity which treat the rural poor as an appendage of their urban co-religionists, this study concentrates on the evolution of mass awareness among the Muslims of Bengal, basing itself on an examination of the Bengali Muslim religious literature known as puthis.

The book asks specific questions and develops the central thesis that for the Muslim masses, the. The Bengal Muslims A Quest for Identity (Oxford University South Asian Studies Series) Out of Print--Limited Availability. Contrary to most works on the subject which treat the rural poor as an appendage of their urban co-religionists, this study concentrates on the evolution of mass awareness among the Muslims of Bengal, basing Cited by: The Bengal Muslims A Quest for Identity (Oxford University South Asian Studies Series) 2nd Edition.

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[Rafiuddin Ahmed]. An estimated million Bengali Muslims live in Bangladesh, where Islam is the state religion 1871-1906 book commands the demographic majority.

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Close • Posted by 2 minutes ago [Book] Bengal Muslims by Rafiuddin Ahmed. Requesting. Title The Bengal Muslims, A Quest for Identity. Oxford India paperbacks. Oxford University South Asian Studies. Author Rafiuddin Ahmed. Edition 2, illustrated, reprint. Books > Language and Literature > History > India's Muslims (Islamic Revival in British India Deoband,The Bengal MuslimsLegacy of a .The Bengal Muslims, a quest for identity / Rafiuddin Ahmed Oxford University Press Delhi ; Oxford Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's Bengal Muslims documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

Rafiuddin Ahmed is the author of The Bengal Muslims, ( avg rating, 5 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Understanding The Bengal Muslims /5. xvi, p., [2] leaves of plates: 23 cm. This banner text can have : The Bengal Muslims by Ahmed, Rafiuddin and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at PART 2, BOOK REVIEWS The Bengal Muslims A Quest for Identity by Rafiuddin Ahmed Oxford University Press, Delhi:pp.

1 xx In this slim volume - of its pages there are only pages of text - the author addresses himself to. used books, rare books and new books Hardcover, Oxford Univ Pr, Find This Book › Find signed collectible books: 'The Bengal Muslims ' More editions of The Bengal Muslims The Bengal Muslims ISBN () used books, rare books and out of print books from overTHE BENGAL MUSLIMS A QUEST FOR IDENTITY RAFIUDDIN AHMED Contrary to most works on the subject which treat the rural poor as an appendage of their urban co-religionists, this study concentrates on the evolution of mass awareness among the Muslims of Bengal.

In tracing the origins 1871-1906 book separatism in a key area to. Understanding the Bengal Muslims: interpretative essays / edited by Rafiuddin Ahmed. Format Book Published New Delhi: Oxford University Press, Description xiii, p.

; 22 cm. Other contributors Ahmed, Rafiuddin, Portion of title Bengal Muslims Notes. Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection.

The Bengal Muslims – A quest for identity Delhi. Alavi, The making of a new ‘Indian’ art. Artists, aesthetics and nationalism in Bengal, c.

– Cambridge. A Reading List for Graduate Studies in Modern South Asian History May See separate lists for Subaltern Studies and agrarian history. The most important reference book is Joseph E.

Schwartzberg, The Bengal Muslims,A Quest for Identity. Oxford University Press, After so much praise and so little criticism it goes without saying that this book belongs not only in every public library but also in the hands of as many readers as possible.' Michael Mann Source: H-Net 'Willem van Schendel's lively A History of Bangladesh is recommended.' Andrew Marshall Source: TelegraphCited by: English language.

Ahmed, Rafiuddin. (re-edition.) The Bengal Muslims Delhi: Oxford India Paperbacks. Bagchi, Prabodh Chandra. “The Sandhābhāsa and. For a detailed discussion of the local origin of Bengal Muslims, see R. Ahmed, The Bengal Muslims, – A Quest for Identity (Delhi, ) pp. 53–9; Google Scholar and Asim Roy, The Islamic Syncretistic Tradition in Bengal (Princeton, ).Cited by: 1.

It became a household item in every Bengali Muslim homestead in Greater Sylhet and Cachar, making it the most popular and widely printed book in the Sylheti Nagri script. Sadeq Ali then wrote a puthi titled Radd-i-Kufr (or A Response to Disbelief) detailing the problems with syncretism in For their armies, on the other hand, the Bengal sultans relied on foreign Muslims; for, in Bengal as elsewhere in the medieval Iranian world, the ruling house failed to develop an imperial aristocracy, requiring the creation of an ar­tificial aristocracy composed of uprooted, foreign ele­ments.

About The Book This work treats of the principles which govern the Inheritance of the deceased’s property among the Muslims of the Sunni Hanafi Sec. It contains the text and the translation of the renowned work on Muslim Law named the ‘Sirajiyyah’ with a commentary y the learned author, Al-Haj Mahomed Ullah.

This translation and commentary is definitely far better than those by Sir. Born before the last vestige of Mughal civilization had quite disappeared from the subcontinent, Shaista Suhrawardy Ikramullah spent her childhood in the heyday of British Imperialism and the early years of her youth coincided with the period when the struggle for Independence was gathering momentum.

She was one of the few Muslim women to take part in the Pakistan Movement and witness the. Books on Muslims in South Asia List No. Books (India) [Note: The Bengal Muslims ; A Quest for Identity.

Delhi: OUP,p., Rs. Ahmed, Suhail: Women in Profession; A Comparative Study of Hindu and Muslim Women. Delhi: Institute of Objective Study of Hindu and Muslim Women. South Asia Book Vendors and Sources.

Ahmed, Rafiuddin, Bengal Muslims, Hasan, Mushirul. Legacy of a divided nation. Notes Includes bibliographical references and indexes. Contents. Islamic revival in British India: Deoband, / Barbara Daly Metcalf The Bengal Muslims, a question of identity / Rafiuddin Ahmed.

The Afghan Age, – The Mughal conquest of Bengal did not occur at once. Although the entry of imperial forces into the Bengali capital on Septemwould appear to have been decisive, the conquest actually took three-quarters of a century to accomplish, commencing as far back as and continuing until In his short but important work ‘The Bengal Muslims A Quest for Identity’ he writes “A dominant feature of the nineteenth-century Islamisation was the attempted rejection of virtually all that was Bengali in the life of a Muslim as being incompatible with the ideas and principles of Islam.

Bengali Muslims (Bengali: বাঙালি মুসলমান) are an ethnic, linguistic, and religious population who make up the majority of Bangladesh's citizens and the largest minority in the Indian states of West Bengal and are Bengalis who adhere to Islam and speak the Bengali language, which is written with the Eastern Nagari alphabet.

In the field of intellectual history, see, for instance, Rafiuddin Ahmed, Bengal Muslims – A Quest for Identity (Delhi, ) and my own treatment in Partha Chatterjee, The Nation and Its Fragments: Colonial and Postcolonial Histories (Princeton, NJ, ), chapters four and five.

The Bengal Muslims, a quest for identity / Rafiuddin Ahmed; History of mediaeval Bengal, by R. Majumdar; Roots of separatism in nineteenth century Bengal / Amalendu De; Recasting the region: language, culture, and Islam in colonial Bengal / Neilesh Bose; The world of Muslim women in colonial Bengal, / by Sonia Nishat Amin.

Presidential Address: Too Little and Too Much: Reflections on Muslims in the History of India Article (PDF Available) in The Journal of Asian Studies 54(4) November with Reads.

This article takes the Nabīvaṃśa—the first major work of Islamic doctrine to be written in Bangla, in the seventeenth century—as the basis for larger observations about Islamic Bangla literature and its transition from manuscript into print.

The article charts three moments in the four centuries of the Nabīvaṃśa’s textual life, reflecting on why such well-loved early modern Author: Ayesha A. Irani. Accept. We use cookies to improve your website experience.

To learn about our use of cookies and how you can manage your cookie settings, please see our Cookie Policy. By closing this message, you are consenting to our use of cookies. Hindu–Muslim separateness in Bengal: A review of some historical issues from a contemporary Bangladesh Muslim standpointAuthor: Akhtar Hossain.

Abstract. This book is an analysis of perceptions of self, power, agency, and gender of Muslim women of a rural community in Bangladesh.

The informants assert that women’s power and agency are different than those of men’s. [Rafiuddin Ahmed, The Bengal Muslims: A Quest for Identity, Second edition, Oxford University Press, Delhi,p ] Besides, the partition would make Bengali Hindus a religious minority in East Bengal and a linguistic minority in West Bengal.

They, therefore, opposed the idea. This was the state of things until the latter part of the twentieth century, writes Rafiuddin Ahmed in The Bengal Muslims A Quest for Identity (), when the gradual spread of education to the rural areas meant that puthis began to be replaced.

Qazi Abdul Mannan, The emergence and development of Dobhāsī literature in Bengal, up to A.D., Dacca Rafiuddin Ahmed, The Bengal Muslims, – A quest for identity, New Delhi Rafiuddin Ahmed (ed.), Understanding the. Book Company, Karimganj, The Bengal Muslims, A Quest for Identity,Delhi, Muslims Community in Bengal, ,University Press,Dhaka.

Ameer Ali, His Life and Works, PublishersUnited Limited, Lahore Assam District Gazetters Vol. I (Cachar), Allahabad, EasternBengalDistrict Gazetters: DhakaAllahabad,File Size: KB.This list tries to avoid secular histories of Islamic countries. Rather, the aim is to consider Islam and its interactions with the world.

To that extent, if the story of Islam overlaps with the political, social, or cultural history of a state or region, it is eligible for this list.

This list could have easily. Musalmani Bangla and its transformation The Bengal Muslims, – A quest for identity. Delhi: Oxford University Press. and satellite institutions came up that had an important bearing on the cultural world of early nineteenth century Bengal.

The Calcutta School Book Society (CSBS) established inand the School Book.