Democracy and Authoritarianism in South Asia: A Comparative and Historical Perspective / Edition 1

Democracy and Authoritarianism in South Asia: A Comparative and Historical Perspective / Edition 1

by Ayesha Jalal, Ayesha Jalel
     
 

A comparative and historical study of the interplay between democratic politics and authoritarian states in South Asia.See more details below

Overview

A comparative and historical study of the interplay between democratic politics and authoritarian states in South Asia.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521478625
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/28/2004
Series:
Contemporary South Asia Series, #1
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents

l. The colonial legacy in India and Pakistan; 2. State formation and political processes in India and Pakistan, 1947–1971; 3. The 'populist' era and its aftermath in India, Pakistan and Bangladesh, 1971–1993; 4. The state and political economy: 1947–1993; 5. Central power and regional dissidence; 6. Societies, cultures and ideologies: hybrids in contrived monoliths.

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