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Reconciliation In Post-Godhra Gujarat

Communal violence is often a deliberate product of human design, seemingly provoked by national or religious passions. Attempts to contain it by encouraging ideas of secularism, unity in diversity, and composite nationalism have failed to produce the desired results as is evident from the recurring inter-group conflicts, particularly Hindu-Muslim conflicts. To achieve a durable inter-group harmony, there is a need to impart lessons of reconciliation at the grass-roots level and involve the participation of the civil society. Professor Oommen has forcefully argued this point in his book Reconciliation in Post-Godhra Gujarat:: The Role of Civil Society
eBook, English, 2008
Pearson India, 2008
1 online resource (310 pages)
9781282663206, 9788131752760, 1282663208, 8131752763