ICSSR Research Surveys and Explorations: Political Science, Box Set, Volumes 1-4

ICSSR Research Surveys and Explorations: Political Science, Box Set, Volumes 1-4

by Achin Vanaik

Hardcover

$225.00
Want it by Wednesday, November 21 Order now and choose Expedited Shipping during checkout.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780198092445
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 10/25/2013
Pages: 1488
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 4.70(d)

About the Author

Achin Vanaik, Former Professor of International Relations, Department of Political Science, University of Delhi

Achin Vanaik is former Professor of International Relations, Department of Political Science, University of Delhi.

Table of Contents

Volume 1
Foreword by Javeed Alam
General Introduction (Achin Vanaik)
List of Abbreviations
Introduction: Surveying the Literature on State in Post-Independence India (Samir Kumar Das)
1. Social Character of the Indian State: A Survey of Current Trends (Sobhanlal Datta Gupta)
2. Political Economy of India: A Selected Review of Literature (Supriya RoyChowdhury)
3. Social Policy in India: Education Reform and Employment Guarantee in a Rapidly Changing Economy (Dwaipayan Bhattacharyya)
4. Law, Rights, and the Indian State (Mangesh Kulkarni)
Index
About the Editors and Contributors.
Volume 2
Foreword by Javeed Alam
General Introduction (Achin Vanaik)
List of Abbreviations
Introduction: India's Democracy-An Exception or a Model? (K.C. Suri)
1. Indian Democracy: Cognitive Maps (Neera Chandhoke and Rajesh Kumar)
2. Constitution and Its Institutions (Manjari Katju)
3. Indian Federalism (Balveer Arora, K.K. Kailash, Rekha Saxena, and H. Kham Khan Suan)
4. Election Studies (Suhas Palshikar)
5. Party System and Party Politics in India (K.C. Suri)
6. The Representation Deficit in Civil Society (Neera Chandhoke)
Index
About the Editors and Contributors.
Volume 3
Foreword by Javeed Alam
General Introduction (Achin Vanaik)
List of Abbreviations
Introduction: Reframing Indian Political Thought (Pradip Kumar Datta and Sanjay Palshikar)
1. Time and Knowledge (Prathama Banerjee)
2. Revisiting Early Indian Political Thought: Texts, Practices, Material Culture (Kumkum Roy)
3. Revisiting Middle Period Political Thought: Texts, Practices, Material Culture (Nandita Prasad Sahai)
4. Nationalism (Rinku Lamba)
5. Cosmopolitanism: A Review of Literature in Indian Political Thought (Mohinder Singh)
6. Demystifying Democracy in the Dalit-Bahujan, Adivasi, and Feminist Discourses (Krishna Swamy Dara)
7. Ethics and Politics (Rajarshi Dasgupta)
Index
About the Editors and Contributors.
Volume 4
Foreword by Javeed Alam
General Introduction (Achin Vanaik)
List of Abbreviations
Introduction (Navnita Chadha Behera)
1. Global Governance Meets Globalization: Mapping the Trajectory of a Contested Paradigm (Jayati Srivastava)
2. Normative Dimensions of India's International Engagement (A.K. Ramakrishnan)
3. Indian Development Discourse in a Changing World (Amit Prakash)
4. The Analysis of the Practice of Indian Diplomacy (Deep K. Datta-Ray)
5. Nuclear Weapons, Indian Strategy, and International Politics (Rajesh Rajagopalan)
6. Indian Civil Society and the 'International' (Mathew Joseph C.)
7. Exploring Indian Peace Perspectives in New Millennium (Priyankar Upadhyaya)
8. Contemporary Indian Perspectives on International Law (V.G. Hegde)
9. Borders (Shibashis Chatterjee)
Index
About the Editors and Contributors.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews