The politics of India since independence / Paul R. Brass.

Edition
  • Second edition.
Published
  • Cambridge : Cambridge University Press 1994
Physical description
xx, 403 pages ; 23 cm.
ISBN
  • 0521459702 (pbk)
  • 0521453623
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • text
Language
  • English

Holdings information at the University of Leeds Library

Requesting live circulation data...

Location of copy Shelfmark Availability

More details about: University of Leeds Library

The politics of India since independence / Paul R. Brass.

Author
Edition
  • Second edition.
Published
  • Cambridge : Cambridge University Press 1987
Physical description
1 online resource (xx, 403 pages) : digital, PDF file(s).
ISBN
  • 9781316257005 (ebook)
  • 9780521453622 (hardback)
  • 9780521459709 (paperback)
Local notes
  • No restrictions on access.
Notes
  • Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 05 Oct 2015).
Related item
Genre
  • text
Language
  • English
  • The Politics of India since Independence provides a comprehensive study of the major political, cultural, and economic changes in India since gaining independence. Paul Brass focuses on the consequences of the centralising drives of the national leadership to create a strong, unified nation, and a dynamic economy, all of which have been put into jeopardy in recent years by increased inter-caste conflicts, the rise of militant Hindu nationalism, and the worst communal massacres since Independence. In the second edition of his book, the author takes account of recent events to ask whether the country can find the right leadership to restore a political and communal balance in state and society.

Holdings information at the University of Leeds Library

Requesting live circulation data...

Link to external resource:

Resource Link: https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781316257005 ; View this book online, both on- and off-campus

More details about: University of Leeds Library

Cover image
article
E-resource
Printed resource

Export: