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Vishnu's Crowded Temple: India Since the Great Rebellion

Maria Misra - History - 2008 - 535 pages
As it enters its sixtieth year of independence, India stands on the threshold of superpower status. Yet India is strikingly different from all other global colossi. While it is ...
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Politics in India: Structure, Process and Policy

Subrata K. Mitra - Political Science - 2012 - 288 pages
A comprehensive analysis of the broad spectrum of India’s politics, the book explains the key features of Indian politics in a comparative and accessible narrative, illustrated ...
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The Saffron Wave: Democracy and Hindu Nationalism in Modern India

Thomas Blom Hansen - Religion - 1999 - 304 pages
The rise of strong nationalist and religious movements in postcolonial and newly democratic countries alarms many Western observers. In The Saffron Wave, Thomas Hansen turns ...
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Indian Politics and Society Since Independence: Events, Processes and Ideology

Bidyut Chakrabarty - Political Science - 2008 - 264 pages
Focusing on politics and society in India, this book explores new areas enmeshed in the complex social, economic and political processes in the country. Linking the structural ...
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Politics in India

Sudipta Kaviraj - Political Science - 1997 - 404 pages
This volume brings together papers by eminent scholars analyzing the sociological bases of Indian politics. It focuses on the relationship modern politics has with changes in ...
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Contemporary India: Economy, Society, Politics

Neera Chandhoke, Praveen Priyadarshi - India - 2009 - 414 pages
Edited by Neera Chandhoke and Praveen Priyadarshi, Contemporary India addresses issues facing the nation-state and civil society from diverse perspectives: those of political ...
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Keywords for Modern India

Craig Jeffrey, Professor of Development Geography and Fellow of St John's College Craig Jeffrey, John Harriss, Professor of International Studies Simon Fraser University and Visiting Research Professor John Harriss - Political Science - 2014 - 216 pages
Keywords for Modern India provides a powerful introduction to modern India's culture, politics and society, through an exploration of the English language vocabulary that is ...
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The Crisis of Secularism in India

Anuradha Dingwaney Needham, Rajeswari Sunder Rajan - Political Science - 2006 - 411 pages
While secularism has been integral to India’s democracy for more than fifty years, its uses and limits are now being debated anew. Signs of a crisis in the relations between ...
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The Intolerant Indian: Why We Must Rediscover A Liberal Space

Gautam Adhikari - Social Science - 2012 - 242 pages
It’s dangerous to play around with the idea of India, but a new breed of intolerant Indians is doing just that Far too many Indians today do not seem to appreciate the idea of ...
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South Asia in World Politics

Devin T. Hagerty - Political Science - 2005 - 336 pages
South Asia in World Politics offers a comprehensive introduction to the politics and international relations of South Asia, a key area encompassing the states of Afghanistan ...
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