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Author: Richard Sisson
Publisher: New Delhi : Sage, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1. publ
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This collection of essays provide a review of the functioning of the Congress Party in different regions of India. The contributors analyze the Congress' strategies to maintain dominance at the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Sisson
ISBN: 0803996497 9780803996496 8170361931 9788170361930
OCLC Number: 311539054
Description: 311 S. : graph. Darst., Kt.
Contents: Preface PART ONE: INTRODUCTION The Congress and the Indian Party System - Richard Sisson and Ramashray Roy PART TWO: ADAPTING TO THE CHANGING ENVIRONMENT Factional Conflict and the Congress Dilemma in Rural Maharashtra - B S Baviskar The Congress in the 1980s and Beyond - M P Singh Patterns of Recruitment, Strategies of Mobilisation and Inter-party Alignments Organisational Adaptation of the Congress Party Under Rajiv Gandhi's Leadership - Lloyd I Rudolph and Susanne H Rudolph PART THREE: THE ELECTORATE, CONGRESS AND THE INDIAN PARTY SYSTEM Social Cleavages, Elections and the Indian Party System - Pradeep K Chhibber and John R Petrocik Electoral Support and Party Institutionalisation in Bihar - Harry Blair Congress and the Opposition, 1977-85 Political Integration and Party Competition in Madhya Pradesh - Subrata Mitra Congress and the Opposition in Parliamentary Elections 1977-84 Critical Elections, Contained Volatility and the Indian Electorate - William G Vanderbok PART FOUR: CONGRESS AND THE ELECTORATE Modern Politics in an Indian District - Harold Gould 'Natural Selection' and 'Selective Co-optation' Patterns of Electoral Perfomance in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka - F D Vakil Patterns of Communal Polarisation and Electoral Support in Punjab - M S Dhami The Context and Case of the 1985 Assembly Election Changing Social Bases of Congress' Political Support in Haryana - Ranbir Singh

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