ISBN 9781138020160,Monuments, Memory and Contestation

Monuments, Memory and Contestation

Author:

Hilal Ahmed

Publisher:

Routledge India

Rs850

Publisher

Routledge India

Publication Year 2014
ISBN-13

ISBN 9781138020160

ISBN-10 1138020168
Binding

Hardback

Number of Pages 350 Pages
Subject

Museology & heritage studies

This book seeks to establish a link between two different issues - the process by which historic buildings become monuments (or the process of \'monumentalisation\') and gradual transformation of these historic/legal entities into political objects. Based on this vantage point, the work makes sense of the postcolonial Muslim political discourse.
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