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Iqbal Singh Sevea
Thierry DiCostanzo

DiCostanzo on Sevea, 'The Political Philosophy of Muhammad Iqbal: Islam and Nationalism in Late Colonial India'

Iqbal Singh Sevea. The Political Philosophy of Muhammad Iqbal: Islam and Nationalism in Late Colonial India. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. xix + 234 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-00886-1.

Reviewed by Thierry DiCostanzo (University of Strasbourg) Published on H-Nationalism (October, 2014) Commissioned by Eric H. Limbach

Moderately Communal Iqbal

Why Nationalism and Hong Kong Identity Matter in Hong Kong's Protests

As I write this, pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong have been on the streets for just over two weeks. And while the world really began to take notice of the movement – now more popularly known as the Umbrella Movement or Umbrella Revolution – two weeks ago, what we see in Hong Kong is indicative of the anxieties, grievances, discontent and frustration that have been building up in Hong Kong for a long time.