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Author Singh, Vikash, 1974-
Title Uprising of the fools : pilgrimage as moral protest in contemporary India / Vikash Singh.
Imprint Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2017.

Series South Asia in Motion.
South Asia in motion.
Subject Hindu pilgrims and pilgrimages -- India -- Haridwār.
Religion and social status -- India.
Capitalism -- Moral and ethical aspects -- India.
India -- Religion -- Economic aspects.
India -- Religious life and customs.
Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : illegitimate religion -- Mastering uncertainty : performance and recognition in religion -- "Everything is a gift, Bhole" : custom and the ethics of care -- Ominous signs : of dread, desires, and determination -- Damning corpses : violence, religious or secular? -- Caste and the informal economy : subversive aesthetics of popular religion -- Wishful nightmares : triumphant neoliberalism and the resistances of religion -- War, nation, and the human as a thing.
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ISBN 9781503601741 (electronic bk.)
1503601749 (electronic bk.)
9781503600379 (electronic bk.)
1503600378 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 953363160
Additional Format Print version: Singh, Vikash, 1974- Uprising of the fools. Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2017 9781503600379 (DLC) 2016028825.