This volume brings together the finest scholarly writings on several dimensions of India's democracy. It analyzes India's experiment with democracy and its successes and failures. It also situates Indian democracy in the context of the basic principles of democratic theory as well as contemporary debates about the relationship of democracy with civil society, cultural diversity, and development. The volume addresses the crucial concern as to whether the state has contributed to the decline of democracy or whether democratic ...

Democracy in India 2009, Oxford University Press, USA, New Delhi, India

ISBN-13: 9780195691573

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Democracy in India 2001, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780195655612