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Political Science: Volume 2: Indian Democracy

K.C. Suri and Achin Vanaik

Abstract

Indian Democracy is the second of a four-volume research surveys and explorations in political science conducted by the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR). This volume examines key issues confronting Indian democracy and provides an analytical overview of the changing perceptions of it over the past two decades. Once regarded as an exception to the dominant conceptions of the theory and practice of democracy, India over the past two decades, has come to be seen as a successful democracy. This offers important lessons to countries with diversities and problems of eco ... More

Keywords: democracy, India, political processes, Constitution, state institutions, representation deficit, civil society, elections, federalism, party politics

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2013 Print ISBN-13: 9780198084952
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2013 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198084952.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

K.C. Suri, editor
Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad

Achin Vanaik, editor
Former Professor of International Relations, Department of Political Science, University of Delhi, Delhi

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Introduction

K.C. SURI †

1 Indian Democracy

NEERA CHANDHOKE AND RAJESH KUMAR

3 Indian Federalism

BALVEER ARORA , K.K. KAILASH , REKHA SAXENA , AND H. KHAM KHAN SUAN †

4 Election Studies

SUHAS PALSHIKAR †