Stock Image

The Pathan Unarmed: Opposition and Memory in the North West Frontier (World Anthropology Series)

Banerjee, Mukulika

22 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0933452691 / ISBN 13: 9780933452695
Published by School for Advanced Research/Sar pr
Used Condition: Very Good Soft cover
From Central Kentucky Book Supply, LLC (Nicholasville, KY, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since July 28, 2006

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 9.97 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

0933452691 Satisfaction Guaranteed. Please contact us with any inquiries. We ship daily. Bookseller Inventory # Z0933452691Z2

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: The Pathan Unarmed: Opposition and Memory in...

Publisher: School for Advanced Research/Sar pr


Book Condition:Very Good

About this title


How were the notoriously violent Pukhtun converted to an ethic of nonviolence? The Pukhtun (Pathan) of the North West Frontier Province of Pakistan are regarded as a warrior people. Yet in the years between the world wars there arose a Muslim movement, the Khudai Khidmatgar (Servants of God), that was inspired by Gandhian principles of nonviolent action and dedicated to Indian nationalism rather than communal separatism. This book is the first account of rank-and-file members of the Khudai Khidmatgar, describing why they joined, what they did, and how they perceived the ethics and aims of the movement.

About the Author:

Mukulika Banerjee is a Lecturer in Anthropology at University College, London.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Liberal return policy.

Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 24 hours. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express