Punjab Research Group

Journal of Punjab Studies Spring-Fall 2013 Volume 20, Nos. 1 & 2

Posted in Journal of Punjab Studies by Pippa on January 21, 2014

The latest issue of the Journal of Punjab Studies is now available.

Table of Contents

Indu Banga: Editorial

Chetan Singh: Geography, Religion and Hegemony: Constructing the State in the Western Himalaya

J.S. Grewal: The Char Bagh-i Panjab: Socio-Cultural Configuration

Karamjit K. Malhotra:  Issues of Gender among the Sikhs: Eighteenth-Century Literature

Mini Sandhu: A Comparative Analysis of the Panchal Pandita and the Punjabi Bhain from a Gender Perspective

Prem Chowdhry: Emerging Patterns: Property Rights of Women in Colonial and Post-Colonial South-East Punjab (Haryana)

Raj Kumar Hans: Sant Poet Wazir Singh: A Window for Reimagining Nineteenth Century Punjab

Anshu Malhotra: Living and Defining Caste: The Life and Writing of Giani Ditt Singh/Sant Ditta Ram

Sheena Pall: The Issues of Sikh Identity: Sanatanist-Sikh Debate

Sasha Tandon: Epidemics in Colonial Punjab

Sukhdev Singh Sohal: Food Crisis, Inflation and Political Control in the Punjab (1940-47)

Reeta Grewal: Urban Patterns in the Punjab Region since Protohistoric Times

Indu Banga: J.S. Grewal on Sikh History, Historiography and Recent Debates

Book Reviews

For access please visit: http://www.global.ucsb.edu/punjab/journal/v20_1_2/index.html

British Sikh Report 2013 – A Review

Posted in Book reviews, Journal of Punjab Studies, News/Information by gsjandu on October 27, 2013

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In the summer of 2013, the first ever British Sikh Report was published using both the 2011 national census in England and Wales and an organic survey that attracted over 600 respondents – one of the most significant of its kind. Here a PRG website contributor offers their review as the annualised exercise begins for the next version in 2014. Please click on the link below for the review article.

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This post’s author can be contacted on: gorby.jandu@gmail.com

Journal of Punjab Studies Spring-Fall 2008 Vol 15, Nos. 1&2

Posted in Journal of Punjab Studies by Pippa on January 25, 2009

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Gurinder Singh Mann           Editorial                                                                   

                                                                                                                               

Part I.                                   Guru Gobind Singh: Life and Legacy                  

J.S. Grewal                          Guru Gobind Singh: Life and Mission                       

Indu Banga                           Raj-Khalsa: Ideology and Praxis                               

Reeta Grewal                       Anandpur: The City of Guru Gobind Singh               

                                                                                                                               

Part II.                                  Writings Around 1700                                             

Ami P. Shah                         Liturgical Compositions in the Dasam Granth         

John Stratton Hawley           Shabad Hazare                                                         

Christopher Shackle            Zafarnama                                                                

Ami P. Shah                         Ugradanti and the Rise of the Tisar Panth               

John Stratton Hawley & Gurinder Singh Mann                                                       Mirabai in the Pothi Prem Ambodh                                            

                                                                                                                               

Part III.                                 Additional Reference Materials                            

Gurinder Singh Mann           Sources for the Study of Guru Gobind Singh’s Life and Times  

Gurinder Singh Mann           Facsimiles of Core Compositions in the Earliest Manuscripts of the Dasam Granth  

 

Further details: http://www.global.ucsb.edu/punjab/jps_vol_15.html

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JPS, Spring 2004, Volume 11, No. 1, Special Issue on Geography of Punjab

Posted in Journal of Punjab Studies by Pippa on June 25, 2008
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J.S. Grewal Historical Geography of the Punjab 1
G.S. Gosal Physical Geography of the Punjab 19
Reeta Grewal Natural Vegetation and Wildlife inthe Punjab 39
Indu Banga Ecology and Land Rights in the Punjab 59
Gopal Krishan Demography of the Punjab 77
Report Sikh and Punjab Studies, University of
California, Santa Barbara (1999-2004)
93
Book Reviews Contents 101
  Reviews 103

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JPS, Fall 2004, Volume 11, No. 2, Special Issue on Culture of Punjab

Posted in Journal of Punjab Studies by Pippa on June 25, 2008
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Saroj Chaman &
Caroline Sawyer
Imagining Life in a Punjabi Village 121
Harbhajan Singh
Bajwa
Snapshots of Punjabi Village Life 133
H.S. Bhatti &
Daniel M. Michon
Folk Practices in Punjab 139
Kristina Myrvold Wedding Ceremonies in Punjab 155
Nahar Singh &
R.S. Gill
Punjabi Folk Songs 171
Gibb Stuart
Schreffler
Vernacular Music and Dance of Punjab 197
Neelam M.S.
Chaudhary
In the Company of Naqals 215
Paul Michael
Taylor
Sikh Heritage at the Smithsonian 221
Book Reviews Contents 237
  Reviews 239

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JPS, Spring 2005, Volume 12, No. 1

Posted in Journal of Punjab Studies by Pippa on June 25, 2008
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Gurinder S. Mann Sikh Educational Heritage 1
Pashaura Singh Understanding the Martyrdom of Guru Arjan 29
Anna Bigelow Punjab’s Muslims: The History and Significance of Malerkotla 63
Andrew J. Major Ritual and Symbolism in the Anti-Infanticide
Campaign in Early Colonial Punjab
95
Ashutosh Kumar Electoral Politics in Punjab: 1966-2004 111
Margaret Walton-
Roberts
Transnational Education Fundraising in Punjab:
Old Practices, New Readings
129
Avtar Brah Locality, Globality and Gendered Refractions:
Sikh Women in ‘Western’ Diasporas
153
Book Reviews Contents 167
  Reviews 169
In Appreciation Obituaries 185

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JPS, Fall 2005, Volume 12, No. 2

Posted in Journal of Punjab Studies by Pippa on June 25, 2008
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  Editorial Introduction 195
H.S. Sidhu Production Conditions in Contemporary Punjab Agriculture 197
Sucha S. Gill Economic Distress and Suicides in Rural Punjab 219
H.S. Shergill Wheat and Paddy Cultivation and the Question of Optimal Cropping Pattern for Punjab 239
Sukhpal Singh Contract Farming for Agricultural Development and Diversification in Punjab: Problems and Prospects 251
Lakhwinder Singh Deceleration of Inudstrial Growth and Rural Industrialization Strategy for indian Punjab 271
Nirvikar Singh &
Deepali S. Kohli
The Green Revolution in Punjab, India: The Economics of Technological Change 285
Book Reviews Contents 307
  Reviews 309
In Appreciation Amrita Pritam
Nirmal Azad
327

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JPS, Spring-Fall 2006, Volume 13, No. 1 & 2

Posted in Journal of Punjab Studies by Pippa on June 25, 2008
Table of Contents
Gurinder S. Mann Editorial  
Part I Punjabi Poetry with Translations by
Randi L. Clary, Gibb Schreffler,
and Ami P. Shah
1
  First Line Index of Poems 181
Part II Essays 183
Tejwant S. Gill Reading Modern Punjabi Poetry:
From Bhai Vir Singh to Surjit Patar
185
Safir Rammah West Punjabi Poetry:
From Ustad Daman to Najm Hosain Syed
215
Rana Nayar Gurdial Singh: A Storyteller Extraordinaire 229
Dhanwant Kaur Sukhwant Kaur Mann: Preserving Cultural Memory Through Fiction 247
Zubair Ahmad Najm Hosain Syed: A Literary Profile 255
Surjit Singh Surjit Patar: Poet of the Personal and the Political 265
Sadhu Binning Punjabi-Canadian Literature: Reflections of the Changing Community 279
Reviews:
Jasbir Jain
Sant Singh Sekhon 285
In Remembrance: Surinder Kaur 289

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JPS, Spring 2007, Volume 14, No. 1

Posted in Journal of Punjab Studies by Pippa on June 25, 2008
Table of Contents
Editorial Editorial Introduction 1
Ian Talbot The Punjab Under Colonialism: Order and
Transformation in British India
3
Tahir Kamran Punjab, Punjabi and the Question of Displaced Identity 11
Tariq Rahman Punjabi Language During British Rule 27
Surinder Singh Some Aspects of the Communist Movement in Colonial Punjab: Testimony of the Participants 41
Ishwar Gaur Dayal Martyr as Bridegroom: Contextualising the Folk Representation of Bhagat Singh 55
Muhammad Iqbal
Chawla
Punjab Politics and the Wavell Plan 69
Ravinder Kaur The Second Migration: Displacement and Refugees from West Punjab During Partition 89
Book Reviews Review Contents 121
Review Article W.H. McLeod, Reflections on Prem Sumarag 123
Reviews Book Reviews 133
In Remembrance: Pran Nath Mago
Harold Lee
157

 

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JPS, Fall 2007, Volume 14, No. 2

Posted in Journal of Punjab Studies by Pippa on June 25, 2008
Table of Contents
Shalini Sharma Developing a Communist Identity: The Case of Naujawan Bharat Sabha 167
Tahir Kamran The Unfolding Crisis in Punjab, March-August 1947: Key Turning Points and British Responses 187
Will Glover Construing Urban Space as ‘Public’ in Colonial India: Some Notes from the Punjab 211
Gurmail Singh &
Sawarn Singla
Diaspora Philanthropy in Action: An Evaluation of Modernization in Punjab Villages 225
Birinder Pal Singh Rise of Sikh Militancy and Militant Discourses: an Appraisal of the Economic Factor 249
Ashutosh Kumar The 2007 Punjab Election: Exploring the Verdict 267
Gurinder S. Mann Teaching of Punjabi in American Universities: Present Situation and Future Prospects 281
Book Reviews Contents 295
Review Article Bhagat Singh 297
     
     

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