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The 1947 partition of India and migration: a comparative study of Punjab and Bengal

Talbot, I.A. (2009) The 1947 partition of India and migration: a comparative study of Punjab and Bengal In, Bessel, Richard and Haake, Claudia B. (eds.) Removing Peoples: Forced Removal in the Modern World. Oxford, UK, Oxford University Press pp. 321-349.

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The book chapter provides a comparative account of the forced migration in the Punjab and Bengal regions of the Indian subcontinent arising from the 1947 Partition. It brings out the different patterns of violence, migration and government responses in these two areas of the subcontinent which were most affected by the division

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Published date: 9 April 2009
Keywords: punjab, bengal, partition, refugee


Local EPrints ID: 79834
ISBN: 9780199561957
PURE UUID: e26ce28e-7434-4f80-96f4-610f2b732c0a

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Date deposited: 22 Mar 2010
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 23:16

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Author: I.A. Talbot
Editor: Richard Bessel
Editor: Claudia B. Haake

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