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By M. Reza Pirbhai

even if fifty years have handed because the dying of Fatima Jinnah - writer, activist and stateswoman identified in Pakistan because the 'mother of the country' - this can be the 1st scholarly biography to take on her existence in complete. Her history and contribution to Muslim nationalism below the British Raj, in addition to her numerous efforts to consolidate the country, together with a run for president in 1964, are informed via formerly untapped archival resources. interpreting her lifestyles within the context of scholarship on South Asia and on ladies in Islam, Pirbhai assesses Fatima Jinnah's function in the course of the theoretical lens of the colonial 'new woman'. this can be crucial studying for all these drawn to sleek South Asian and Islamic heritage, rather the subjects of gender and colonialism, the roots of Muslim nationalism and the early demanding situations dealing with the Pakistani nation, as proven during the amazing lived adventure of its so much influential girl activist.

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