The Shiv Sena and the MQM: A Comparative Perspective.

Schmidt, James.

Abstract: This thesis explores the respective origins and evolutions of the Shiv Sena and the MQM from a comparative perspective. It examines these two political parties in the context of their respective urban milieus, Mumbai and Karachi, and investigates the extent to which the Indian and Pakistani governments' embrace of economic liberalization as policy from the 1980s onward has empowered thes... read more

Tufts University. Department of History.
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