Download PDF by M. Reza Pirbhai: Fatima Jinnah: Mother of the Nation

By M. Reza Pirbhai

ISBN-10: 1107192765

ISBN-13: 9781107192768

even if fifty years have handed because the dying of Fatima Jinnah - writer, activist and stateswoman recognized in Pakistan because the 'mother of the kingdom' - this can be the 1st scholarly biography to take on her lifestyles in complete. Her heritage and contribution to Muslim nationalism lower than the British Raj, in addition to her a number of efforts to consolidate the nation, together with a run for president in 1964, are advised via formerly untapped archival assets. analyzing her lifestyles within the context of scholarship on South Asia and on girls in Islam, Pirbhai assesses Fatima Jinnah's function during the theoretical lens of the colonial 'new woman'. this is often crucial studying for all these attracted to glossy South Asian and Islamic background, rather the topics of gender and colonialism, the roots of Muslim nationalism and the early demanding situations dealing with the Pakistani country, as proven throughout the outstanding lived adventure of its so much influential lady activist.

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