JBP MORE

THE AUTHOR
ABOUT HIM

JEAN-BAPTISTE

PRASHANT MORE

J.B.Prashant More is a historian of international repute. He was born in Pondicherry on 28th August 1955. He studied at St.Joseph of Cluny school and Petit Seminaire, Pondicherry.

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The Author & Writer

ARTICLES

1. Recherche sur les musulmans du pays tamoul », La Transmission du Savoir dans le monde     musulman peripherique, 6, 1986, Paris, C.N.R.S

2. The Marakkayar Muslims of Karikal, South India », Journal of Islamic Studies, Oxford,     2,1,1991

3. Evolution Politique des musulmans du pays tamoul », La Transmission du Savoir dans le     Monde musulman peripherique, 12,1992, Paris, C.N.R.S

4. Tamil Muslims and Non-Brahmin atheists, 1925-1940 », Contributions to Indian Sociology,     27,1,1993 ; Madan, T.N.(ed.), Muslim Communities of South Asia, New Delhi, 1995,     pp.333-361

5. Muslim Evolution and Conversions in Karikal, South India », Islam and Christian-Muslim     Relations, Birmingham University, 4, 1, 1993

6. Christian-Muslim Influence in Pondicherry , South India », Islam and Christian-Muslim     Relations, Birmingham University, 6, 1995

7. Some Maritime Aspects of the Indian Ocean region, 1600-1760 », K.S.Mathew(ed.), Indian     Ocean and Cultural Interaction, 1400-1800, Pondicherry, 1996

8. Hindu-Christian Interaction in Pondicherry, south India », Contributions to Indian Sociology,     32, 1, 1998; ‘Religious Conversions in Pondicherry and the French, 1703-1878’, in Literature,     Caste and Society.The Masks and Veils, New Delhi, 2006

9. Indians in French Indochina », K.S.Mathew(ed.), Nationalism in French India, vol.II, New     Delhi, 1999

10. A Tamil Muslim Sufi », Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations, Birmingham University,     10,1,1999

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BOOKS

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Arikamedu to the Foundation of Modern Pondicherry

This book deals with the history of Pondicherry from the time of the coming into existence of Arikamedu, reputed to be a Roman trading centre, located to the south of Pondicherry town

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Origin and Foundation of Madras

Many scholars have written about the history of Madras city. But they have never paid much attention or have paid scant attention to the origin of Madras.

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Rise & Fall of the 'Dravidian'

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Latest Book: Offerings to the Muslim Warriors of Malabar: Foundation Document of Colonialism and Clash of Civilisations, Saindhavi, Madras, 2015

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J.B.Prashant More is a historian of international repute. He was born in Pondicherry on 28th August 1955. He studied at St.Joseph of Cluny school and Petit Seminaire, Pondicherry. After obtaining a bachelor's degree from Tagore Arts College, Pondicherry, he proceeded to France for higher studies. He obtained a Ph.D in History at the renowned Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris. He is member of the Institute for Research in Social Sciences and Humanities. After facing several setbacks in his scholarly pursuit, he took to writing history.