Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Best Deals
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > History > Sikh Leadership Early 20th Century
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Sikh Leadership Early 20th Century
Sikh Leadership Early 20th Century
Description
From the Jacket

In this work the author has identified and examined the social background of nearly three hundred prominent Sikh leaders and activists and a co-relation-ship between their background and socio-political perception. These leaders and activists were associated with the Sikh organizations like the Singh Sabhas, the Diwans, the Chief Khalsa Diwan, the Central Sikh League, the Shiromani gurdwara Prabandhak Committee and the Shiromani Akali Dal. On the basis of their heterogeneous social composition and different roles, the work denotes five categories of the Sikh leadership namely (a) the aristocratic leaders (b) retired civil and military personnel (c) Professionals (d) religious leaders and functionaries (e) Jathedars and activists.

The comprehensive background of this leadership in itself suggests that no single paradigm is adequate to analyse the causes and circumstances under which it joined the different Sikh organizations at different times. Therefore the work highlights the specific situations under which each category of this leadership joined the Sikh organizations and the distinct role played by each category in the Singh Sabha and the Akali Movements in late 19th and early 20th centuries.

About the Author

Joginder Singh, Professor of History, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, has been studying Modern Sikh History for over two decades; has written; several articles on socio-religious, cultural and political articulation of the Sikhs under the British rule; has also written a monograph entitled, the Sikh Resurgence (1997) which analyses this type of articulation during the intervening period between the Singh Sabha Movement and the gurdwara Reform Movement; undertook a U. G. C. 's major research project entitled "The Sikh Leaders and Activists in Early 20th Century: A Study of their Social and Political Ideology" (1994-1997).

CONTENTS
Preface(v)
Part-I
Introduction1
Aristocratic Leaders18
Retired Civil and Military Personnel34
Professionals 50
Religious Leaders and Functionaries74
Prominent Jathedars and Activists 91
Conclusions114
Part-II
Biographical Accounts121
Index349

Sikh Leadership Early 20th Century

Item Code:
IDH384
Cover:
Hardcover
Edition:
1999
Size:
8.5" X 5.5
Pages:
350
Price:
$28.50   Shipping Free
Be the first to rate this product
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Sikh Leadership Early 20th Century
From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 7467 times since 1st Mar, 2010
From the Jacket

In this work the author has identified and examined the social background of nearly three hundred prominent Sikh leaders and activists and a co-relation-ship between their background and socio-political perception. These leaders and activists were associated with the Sikh organizations like the Singh Sabhas, the Diwans, the Chief Khalsa Diwan, the Central Sikh League, the Shiromani gurdwara Prabandhak Committee and the Shiromani Akali Dal. On the basis of their heterogeneous social composition and different roles, the work denotes five categories of the Sikh leadership namely (a) the aristocratic leaders (b) retired civil and military personnel (c) Professionals (d) religious leaders and functionaries (e) Jathedars and activists.

The comprehensive background of this leadership in itself suggests that no single paradigm is adequate to analyse the causes and circumstances under which it joined the different Sikh organizations at different times. Therefore the work highlights the specific situations under which each category of this leadership joined the Sikh organizations and the distinct role played by each category in the Singh Sabha and the Akali Movements in late 19th and early 20th centuries.

About the Author

Joginder Singh, Professor of History, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, has been studying Modern Sikh History for over two decades; has written; several articles on socio-religious, cultural and political articulation of the Sikhs under the British rule; has also written a monograph entitled, the Sikh Resurgence (1997) which analyses this type of articulation during the intervening period between the Singh Sabha Movement and the gurdwara Reform Movement; undertook a U. G. C. 's major research project entitled "The Sikh Leaders and Activists in Early 20th Century: A Study of their Social and Political Ideology" (1994-1997).

CONTENTS
Preface(v)
Part-I
Introduction1
Aristocratic Leaders18
Retired Civil and Military Personnel34
Professionals 50
Religious Leaders and Functionaries74
Prominent Jathedars and Activists 91
Conclusions114
Part-II
Biographical Accounts121
Index349
Post a Comment
 
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to Sikh Leadership Early 20th Century (History | Books)

The Combined Qualities of a Religious Leader, King, Warrior and Law Giver
Deal 25% Off
Water Color On Paper
5.0 inches X 6.7 inches
Item Code: HY45
$75.00$56.25
You save: $18.75 (25%)
 With Frame (Add $90.00)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Guru Gobind Singh
Water Color Painting on Paper
Artist Kailash Raj
8.0" X 10.2"
Item Code: HY11
$195.00
Backorder
Backorder
History of The Sikhs (Set of 5 Volumes)
Item Code: NAF017
$195.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Dasam Granth: The Second Scripture of the Sikhs written by Sri Guru Gobind Singh
Deal 10% Off
Item Code: IDE810
$77.00$69.30
You save: $7.70 (10%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Sacred Writing of The Sikhs
by Trilochan Singh et al
Paperback (Edition: 2000)
Orient Longman Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: NAG086
$36.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
First Raj of The Sikhs (The Life and Times of Banda Singh Bahadur)
by Harish Dhillon
Hardcover (Edition: 2013)
Hay House
Item Code: NAF032
$35.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Ten Masters (The Gurus of Sikh Dharma)
Item Code: IDK252
$135.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Sikh Shrines in India
Item Code: IDG492
$23.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Ranjit Singh: A Secular Sikh Sovereign
by K.S. Duggal
Hardcover (Edition: 1989)
Abhinav Publication
Item Code: IDE822
$24.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Ten Companions of God (Life and Teaching of The Sikh Gurus)
by J P Vaswani
Paperback (Edition: 2012)
Sterling Publishers Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: NAH578
$14.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The History of The Sikhs (With Map)
by W. L. M’Gregor
Paperback (Edition: 2010)
Rupa Publication Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: NAD426
$36.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Indian Diaspora: Hindus and Sikhs in Australia
Deal 30% Off
Item Code: NAK737
$57.00$39.90
You save: $17.10 (30%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Bed Time Stories - 9 (Sikh Warriors)
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: IDK615
$14.00$11.20
You save: $2.80 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Bed Time Stories - 10 (Honoured Saints)
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: IDK616
$14.00$11.20
You save: $2.80 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Testimonials
Rec'd. It is very very good. Thank you!
Usha, USA
Order a rare set of books generally not available. Received in great shape, a bit late, I am sure Exotic India team worked hard to obtain a copy. Thanks a lot for effort to support Indians World over!
Vivek Sathe
Shiva came today.  More wonderful  in person than the images  indicate.  Fast turn around is a bonus. Happy trail to you.
Henry, USA
Namaskaram. Thank you so much for my beautiful Durga Mata who is now present and emanating loving and vibrant energy in my home sweet home and beyond its walls.   High quality statue with intricate detail by design. Carved with love. I love it.   Durga herself lives in all of us.   Sathyam. Shivam. Sundaram.
Rekha, Chicago
People at Exotic India are Very helpful and Supportive. They have superb collection of everything related to INDIA.
Daksha, USA
I just wanted to let you know that the book arrived safely today, very well packaged. Thanks so much for your help. It is exactly what I needed! I will definitely order again from Exotic India with full confidence. Wishing you peace, health, and happiness in the New Year.
Susan, USA
Thank you guys! I got the book! Your relentless effort to set this order right is much appreciated!!
Utpal, USA
You guys always provide the best customer care. Thank you so much for this.
Devin, USA
On the 4th of January I received the ordered Peacock Bell Lamps in excellent condition. Thank you very much. 
Alexander, Moscow
Gracias por todo, Parvati es preciosa, ya le he recibido.
Joan Carlos, Spain
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2021 © Exotic India