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The enchantment of democracy and India

Sudipta Kaviraj

The enchantment of democracy and India

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Published by Permanent Black, Distributed by Orient Blackswan in Ranikhet, Bangalore .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Representative government and representation,
  • Democracy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementSudipta Kaviraj
    SeriesPolitics and ideas
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJQ281 .K+
    The Physical Object
    Pagination344 p. ;
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24904209M
    ISBN 108178242966
    ISBN 109788178242965
    LC Control Number2010347578
    OCLC/WorldCa685236164

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