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Modi's India Hindu nationalism and the rise of ethnic democracy

Author: Christophe Jaffrelot; Cynthia Schoch
Publisher: Princeton Oxford Princeton University Press [2021] © 2021
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Introduction: The three ages of India's democracy -- The Hindu nationalist power quest : Hindutva and populism -- Hindu nationalism : a different idea of India -- Modi in Gujarat, the making of a national-populist hero -- Modi's rise to power or how to exploit hope, fear, and anger -- What fight against poverty? -- The world's largest de facto ethnic democracy -- Hindu majoritarianism against secularism -- Targeting
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Erscheint auch als
Jaffrelot, Christophe
Modi's India
Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2021]
Online-Ausgabe
(DLC)2021006333
Erscheint auch als
Jaffrelot, Christophe, 1964 -
Modi's India
Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2021
1 Online-Ressource (xvi, 639 Seiten)
Online-Ausgabe
(DE-627)177238075X
Named Person: Narendra Modī; Narendra Modī; Narendra Modi
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christophe Jaffrelot; Cynthia Schoch
ISBN: 9780691206806 0691206805
OCLC Number: 1258956736
Notes: Literaturverzeichnis: Seite 469-616.
Literaturhinweise: Seite 617-627. Index.
Description: xiv, 639 Seiten Diagramme, 1 Karte 25 cm
Contents: Introduction: The three ages of India's democracy --
The Hindu nationalist power quest : Hindutva and populism --
Hindu nationalism : a different idea of India --
Modi in Gujarat, the making of a national-populist hero --
Modi's rise to power or how to exploit hope, fear, and anger --
What fight against poverty? --
The world's largest de facto ethnic democracy --
Hindu majoritarianism against secularism --
Targeting minorities --
A de facto Hindu rashtra : Indian-style vigilantism --
The Indian version of comptetitive authoritarianism --
Deinstitutionalizing India --
Towards "electoral authoritarianism" : the 2019 elections --
The making of an authoritarian Hindu state --
Indian Muslims : from social marginalization to institutional exclusion and judicial obliteration.
Other Titles: L' Inde de Modi
Responsibility: Christophe Jaffrelot ; translated by Cynthia Schoch.

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Introduction: The three ages of India's democracy -- The Hindu nationalist power quest : Hindutva and populism -- Hindu nationalism : a different idea of India -- Modi in Gujarat, the making of a national-populist hero -- Modi's rise to power or how to exploit hope, fear, and anger -- What fight against poverty? -- The world's largest de facto ethnic democracy -- Hindu majoritarianism against secularism -- Targeting minorities -- A de facto Hindu rashtra : Indian-style vigilantism -- The Indian version of comptetitive authoritarianism -- Deinstitutionalizing India -- Towards "electoral authoritarianism" : the 2019 elections -- The making of an authoritarian Hindu state -- Indian Muslims : from social marginalization to institutional exclusion and judicial obliteration.

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"Christophe Jaffrelot, Winner of the Prix Raymond de Boyer de Sainte-Suzanne, Academie francaise (for the original French edition)" "Financial Times Best Books of 2021: Politics" "A The Hindu Top 10 Read more...

 
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