`PHYSIOLOGICAL PATRIOTS'?

@article{Mcdonald1999PHYSIOLOGICALP,
  title={`PHYSIOLOGICAL PATRIOTS'?},
  author={I. Mcdonald},
  journal={International Review for the Sociology of Sport},
  year={1999},
  volume={34},
  pages={343 - 358}
}
  • I. Mcdonald
  • Published 1999
  • Sociology
  • International Review for the Sociology of Sport
During the last decade, there has been a resurgence of Hindu nationalism in India. The most influential protagonist in this movement is the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), a uniformed male voluntary organization committed to the creation of a strong Hindu state. From primary research conducted on training programmes of the RSS in India during 1998, it was found that a combination of exercises, games, sports, yoga and prayers is used to inculcate its members with an `instinctive' sense of… Expand
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