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Publisher:Oxford University Press
Published In:2010
Binding Type:Paperback
Weight:1.54 lbs
Pages:pp. ix + 576, Figures, Illus., Chart, Tables, Map, Graphs, Biblio., Acknowledgement

The Title "State and Politics in India 11th Impression" is written by Partha Chatterjee. This book was published in the year 2010. The ISBN number 0195647653|9780195647655 is assigned to the Paperback version of this title. The book displayed here is a 11th Impression edition. This book has total of pp. ix + 576 (Pages). The publisher of this title is Oxford University Press. We have about 91946 other great books from this publisher. State and Politics in India 11th Impression is currently Available with us.

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About the Book

This timely book, the first in the Themes in Politics series, brings together landmark essays which collectively present an overall view of Indian politics as it stands - complex, vibrant, dynamic - fifty years after Independence. It scrutinizes India's major political institutions, and analyses processes of domination and resistance that play a central role in Indian politics. Some readings present a view of the development of the party system, the electoral system, the judiciary, the bureaucracy, the federal system and the planning process. Others give a sense of the institutional 'crisis' since the late 1980s, and examine current possibilities of institutional change. Some other essays aimed at understanding India's political dynamics examine the state as a site for contestation of power and look at the recent social movements which contend with the general structure of political institutions.

This selection of writings will be invaluable for college and university students and also for journalists and the interested general reader.


Introduction : A Political History of Independent India/Partha Chatterjee

1. A Critique of the Passive Revolution/Sudipta Kaviraj
2. Parties and the Party System/James Manor
3. India Decides: Elections 1952-1995/David Butler, Ashok Lahiri and Prannoy Roy
4. Reconfiguration in Indian Politics : State Assembly Elections 1993-1995/Yogendra Yadav
5. Evolving Trends in the Bureaucracy/B.P.R. Vithal
6. Impact of Centre-State Relations on Indian Politics : An Interpretative Reckoning 1947-1987/
T.V. Sathyamurthy
1. Development Planning and the Indian State/
Partha Chatterjee
8. National Power and Local Politics in India : A Twenty-year Perspective/Paul Brass
9. From Breakdown to Order : West Bengal/Atul Kohli
10. Culture and Subaltern Consciousness: An Aspect of the MGR Phenomenon/M.S.S. Pandian
11. When Local Riots are Not Merely Local : Bringing die State Back in, Bijnor 1988-1992/
Amrita Basu

12. Rise of the Dallies and the Renewed Debate on Caste/Radian Kothari
13. India's Minorities: Who Are They? What Do They Want?/Myron Weiner
14. Politics of Subnationalism : Society versus State in Assam/Sanjib Baruah
15. Protecting Women against Violence?: Review of a Decade of Legislation, 1980-1989/Flavia Agnes

A Bibliographic Guide