Forming an Identity: A Social History of the Jats

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Oxford University Press, 1999 - History - 228 pages
This volume examines how a Jat identity was formed and shaped in rural southeast Punjab. The author analyses popular religious traditions and different strands that went into the making of the Jat identity.

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An Overview
Arya Samaj and the Making of Jat Identity
The Public Profile of Chhotu Ram

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About the author (1999)

Nonica Datta is a Lecturer in Modern History at Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi.

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