The Congress Party in Rajasthan: Political Integration and Institution-Building in an Indian State

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Univ of California Press, Jan 8, 2021 - Political Science - 376 pages
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Contents

CONCEPTION AND PURPOSE
1
POLITY AND SOCIETY IN THE PRINCELY
18
Land and Villages Under Khalsa and Jagirdari Tenure
24
Administrative Divisions and Districts of Rajasthan
29
Population Characteristics of Rajasthan
31
Size of Castes in the Rajputana States
33
Dispersion of Major Castes by Region
34
Regional Dispersion of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in Rajasthan
37
Caste of Congress and Top Opposition Candidates in Rajasthan 19521967
135
Representation of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes on the Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee 19461965
144
Caste Representation on the PCC and DCCs from the Matsya Region 19461965
150
Caste of Congress and Top Opposition Candidates in the Matsya Region 19521967
151
Caste Representation on the PCC and DCCs from the Jaipur Region 19461965
155
Caste of Congress and Top Opposition Candidates in the Jaipur Region 19521967
156
Caste Representation on the PCC and DCCs from Shekhawati 19461965
162
ORGANIZATIONAL MOBILITY AND PARTICI
178

THE ORIGINS OF THE PARTY SYSTEM
41
The Rise of Organizational Permanence
50
Segmentation in the Organization of Political
60
Recruitment of Praja Mandal Elites
62
Political Generation and Caste Mobilization
63
The Praja Mandals and the Nationalist Movement
66
Settlement Operations by 1949
75
THE FOUNDING
89
POLITICAL COMMUNITY AND POLITICAL
97
INSTITUTIONAL FLEXIBILITY AND ADAPTA
124
General Social Composition of the Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee 19461965
132
Caste Composition of the Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee 19461965
133
Caste Composition of the PCC Executive Committee 19461965
134
89
180
CONFLICT AND COHESION IN THE LEGIS
204
Public
214
DEVELOPMENT OF THE RAJASTHAN
232
Themes
240
INSTITUTIONAL LINKAGES
260
Caste and the Factional System
271
Factional Cleavage and Generational Change
277
FACTIONAL CONFLICT AND POLITICAL
283
NOTES AND PROPOSITIONS
311
GLOSSARY
327
INDEX
341
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