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Department of History

Dr Shabnum Tejani

BA (OBERLIN COLL) MA MPHIL PHD (COLUMBIA)

Overview

Shabnum Tejani
Department of History

Senior Lecturer in the History of Modern South Asia

SOAS South Asia Institute

Academic Staff, SOAS South Asia Institute

Name:
Dr Shabnum Tejani
Email address:
Telephone:
020 7898 4613
Fax:
020 7898 4699
Address:
SOAS, University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
Building:
Russell Square: College Buildings
Office No:
314
Office Hours:
Tuesdays 3.30-4.30pm, Wednesdays 3.30-5pm

Teaching

Courses Taught
PhD Students supervised
  • Francesca Fuoli, Changing state-society relations in late nineteenth century Afghanistan: state-building and group identities reconsidered through the categories of British colonial knowledge
  • Naina Manjrekar, Discontent and Decolonisation after World War II: The Case of the Royal Indian Navy Mutiny

Expertise

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Available for
Regional Expertise
  • South Asia
Country Expertise
  • India
Languages
  • Hindi

Publications

Authored Books

Tejani, Shabnum (2008) Indian Secularism: A Social and Intellectual History 1890-1950. Indiana Univ Press.

Book Chapters

Tejani, Shabnum (2007) 'Reflections on the Category of Secularism in India: Gandhi, Ambedkar, and the Ethics of Communal Representation, c. 1931.' In: Needham, A.D. and Rajan, R.S., (eds.), The Crisis of Secularism in India. Duke University Press, pp. 45-65.

Articles

Tejani, Shabnum (2007) 'Re-Considering Chronologies of Nationalism and Communalism: The Khilafat Movement in Sind and its Aftermath, 1919-1927.' South Asia Research, 27 (3). pp. 249-269.

Tejani, Shabnum (2007) 'Music, Mosques and Custom: Local Conflict and 'Communalism' in a Maharashtrian Weaving Town, 1893-1894.' South Asia: Journal of South Asian Studies, 30 (2). pp. 223-40.

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