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Region, nation, "heartland" : Uttar Pradesh in India's body-politic

Traces the importance of Uttar Pradesh (UP) as a political 'heartland' of India and highlights its influence on Indian politics. In unraveling the constructed identity of the state of UP, this work analyzes the transformation that UP experienced as a region within India in the late colonial and post-colonial periods.
eBook, English, 2006
Sage Publications, New Delhi, 2006