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Title Eqbal Ahmad and the partitioning of India / a Penumbra Production for BBC Arena and RM Arts ; producer/director, H.O. Nazareth.
Imprint Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1996.

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Series Stories my country told me : the meaning of nationhood
Stories my country told me : the meaning of nationhood.
Subject Ahmad, Eqbal -- Political and social views.
Nationalism -- India.
Nationalism -- Pakistan.
Grand Trunk Road (India and Pakistan)
Pakistan -- History -- 20th century.
Pakistan -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
India -- History -- 20th century.
India -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
India -- History -- Partition, 1947.
Alt Name Ahmad, Eqbal.
Nazareth, H. O.
Penumbra Productions.
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Ohio Library and Information Network.
OhioLINK Digital Media Center.
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Credits Editor, Jon Whitson ; camera, Ranjan Kamath, Arif Ali ; music, The Fratelli Brothers.
Note Originally produced in 1996.
Streaming video (55 min.)
Summary Eqbal Ahmad, a leading authority on colonialism and nationalism, asserts that "a nation is hard to define because it is an ideology based on identity, and identity constantly changes." And he should know, having once traveled 900 miles from his village in India to resettle in Pakistan as part of the 1947 Muslim exodus. This program engages Professor Ahmad in a retrospective investigation of the politico-religious ideals that led to the formation of India and Pakistan as he travels once again, 49 years later, the Grand Trunk Road.
System Details System requirements: Real Player media software.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Access Available to OhioLINK member libraries.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Columbus, OH : OhioLINK, 2005. Digitized and made available by OhioLINK Digital Media Center from video dist. by Films for the Humanities & Sciences.
ISBN 0736512926
Publisher # FFH 10087 Films for the Humanities & Sciences
OCLC # 70877244
Link Digital video collection FFH 10087 (OCoLC)52376650.
Additional Format Eqbal Ahmad and the partitioning of India. (OCoLC)53103731.