Forgotten Friends Monks, Marriages, and Memories of Northeast India

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  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2013-05-05
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press

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Author Biography

Indrani Chatterjee is Associate Professor of History at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. She earlier taught at Miranda House, University of Delhi.

Table of Contents

List of Figures
List of Abbreviations
1. : Monastic Governance, 'Geographicity', Gender
2. : Eighteenth-century Shifts of Monastic Governments
3. : Political Ecology and Reconstituted 'Hindu' Marriage
4. : Translations of Adherence: From 'Feudalism' and 'Slavery' to 'Savagery'
5. : A Fraternity of Tea and the Monastic Politics of Friendship
6. : Undoing Gender? Restoration of Motherhood and Memory
Conclusion: Rule by Ethnography, Forgetting Monastic Histories and Households

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