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Beyond Hybridity and Fundamentalism: Emerging Muslim Identity in Globalized India

Tabassum Ruhi Khan

Abstract

This book explores emergent subjectivities of Indian Muslim youth, as they unfold within a rapidly globalizing Indian economy and society saturated with communication technologies of satellite television, mobile telephones, Internet, W.2 applications, and social networking platforms like Facebook. It is an ethnographic investigation into the way revolutionary changes in communication technologies, affecting media’s reach and content, as well as, audience’s access to and their modes of engagement with media within contexts of neoliberal globalization, are inflecting the self-consciousness and i ... More

Keywords: Muslims, India, globalization, identity, modernity, media, postcolonial

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2015 Print ISBN-13: 9780199453610
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: June 2015 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199453610.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Tabassum Ruhi Khan, author
University of California

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