History of South Asia Punjab PMS Paper II Syllabus Recommended Books


1. Aziz Ahmad, An Intellectual History of Islam in India

2. Aziz Ahmad, Studies in Islamic Culture in the Indian Environment

3. SM Ikram, Muslim Rule in India

4. Daniel W Brown, Rethinking Tradition in Modern Islamic Thought

5. Muzaffar Alam, The Languages of Political Islam in India (c. 1200-1800)

6. Jamal Malik and Helmut Reifeld (ed), Religious Pluralism in South Asia and Europe

7. Richard M Eaton, Essays on Islam and Indian History (Delhi: OUP, 2001)

8. Richard M Eaton (ed), India’s Islamic Traditions (Delhi: OUP, 2003)

9. Bernard Lewis, The Political Language of Islam (Chicago, University of Chicago Press,1988)

10. Saiyid Athar Abbas Rizvi, A History of Sufism in India, 02 Volts (Delhi, 1978)

11. Francis Robinson, Islam and Muslim History in South Asia (Delhi, 2000)

12. Annemarie Schimmel, Mystical Dimensions of Islam (NC: University of North Carolina Press, 1975)

13. Eugenia Vanina, Ideas and Society in India

14. Romila Thapar, Early History of India

15. Irfan Habib, Agrarian System of Mughal India

16. Sekhar Bandyopadhyay, From Plassey to Partition

17. Chaudhry Muhammad Ali, The Emergence of Pakistan

18.Khalid bin Saeed, Pakistan: The Formative Phase

19. Mushtaq Ahmed, Government and Politics in Pakistan

20. Pandev Nayak, Pakistan Society and Politics

21. Ayesha Jalal, Democracy and Authoritarianism in South Asia: A Comparative and Historical Perspective

22. Ayesha Jalal, The State of Martial Rule: the Origins of Pakistan’s Political Economy of Defence

23. Ayesha Jalal, Self and Sovereignty

24. Farhat Mahmud, Pak-US Relations

25. Stephen Cohen, The Pakistan Army

26. Ralph Braibanti, Research on the Bureaucracy of Pakistan: A Critique of Sources, Conditions, and Issues

27. Omar Noman, The Political Economy of Pakistan, 1947-1985

28. Lawrence Ziring, Pakistan in the 20th Century