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A possible India : essays in political criticism

Author: Partha Chatterjee
Publisher: Delhi ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.
Series: Oxford India paperbacks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Oxford India pbk. [ed.]View all editions and formats
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In this volume, one of India's foremost political scientists offers a richly detailed and critical analysis of Indian politics in the fifty years since independence. Using a variety of genres--essays, book reviews, commentaries and journal entries--Partha Chatterjee scans the entire period from the Nehru era through the through the regimes of Indira and Rajiv Gandhi to the present. He attempts to develop a true  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
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Chatterjee, Partha, 1947-
Possible India.
Delhi ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998
(OCoLC)606375111
Online version:
Chatterjee, Partha, 1947-
Possible India.
Delhi ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998
(OCoLC)609350364
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Partha Chatterjee
ISBN: 0195647661 9780195647662
OCLC Number: 42001985
Language Note: Includes English translation of articles in Bengali.
Notes: Originally published : Oxford University Press, 1997.
Description: xii, 301 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: CHAPTER I. The Indian Big Bourgeoisie : Comprador or National? ---
CHAPTER II. The Nehru Era ---
CHAPTER III. Indian Democracy and Bourgeois Reaction ---
CHAPTER IV. Nineteen Seventy-Seven ---
CHAPTER V. Char an Singh's Politics ---
CHAPTER VI. Some New Elements in India's Parliamentary Democracy ---
CHAPTER VII. Indira Gandhi : The Final Year ---
CHAPTER VIII. The Writing on the Wall ---
CHAPTER IX. Rajiv's Regime : The Rise ---
CHAPTER X. The Politics of Appropriation ---
CHAPTER XI. Rajiv's Regime : The Fall ---
CHAPTER XII. The National Front and After ---
CHAPTER XIII. The Centre Crumbles ---
CHAPTER XIV. Secularism and Toleration ---
CHAPTER XV. Talking about our Modernity in Two Languages.
Series Title: Oxford India paperbacks.
Responsibility: Partha Chatterjee.

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