ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Demystifying Sheikh Abdullah

Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah has been the most dominating political figure of modern Jammu and Kashmir who played a significant role in shaping its post-1947 politics. Frequently mentioned in various works, both scholarly and journalistic, his role is often viewed in black and white terms. This article attempts to place his political work in the contexts of its times and fi nd clues to the region's present predicaments from a study of Kashmir's modern history.

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