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Working a Democratic ConstitutionA History of the Indian Experience$
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Granville Austin

Print publication date: 2003

Print ISBN-13: 9780195656107

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195656107.001.0001

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The Rights and the Revolution: More Property Amendments

The Rights and the Revolution: More Property Amendments

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(p.99) Chapter 4 The Rights and the Revolution: More Property Amendments
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Working a Democratic Constitution
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Granville Austin

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195656107.003.0006

Contrary to Prime Minister Nehru's hopes and expectations, the First Amendment resolved neither the fundamental rights issues surrounding property nor the contention between the government and the judiciary over them. The next acts were the Fourth Amendment and a decade later, the Seventeenth Amendment, which is discussed in a later section. Both exclusively concerned property. The first section of this chapter discusses the Fourth Amendment. The second section tackles the Seventeenth Amendment. The final section assesses the results of the period's social revolutionary efforts, looking at democracy and socialism.

Keywords:   Fourth Amendment, Seventeenth Amendment, socialism, Nehru

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