Author:Lancy Lobo & Jayesh Shah (Eds.)


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Democracy in India: Current Debates and Emerging Challenges

By: Lancy Lobo & Jayesh Shah (Eds.)

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Primus Books: 2017

Seller ID: 701523

ISBN: 9789384082949

Condition: New

Democracy in India deliberates on the various challenges confronting parliamentary democracy in India as well as provides new critiques of the manner in which democracy has functioned besides focusing on the strengths and weaknesses of Indian democracy. The volume contains essays on the theory and practice of democratic governance; the role of the judiciary in strengthening the legislative and executive functions of the state; the role of the media as the fourth estate; the rise of social movements and civil society; the critical role of economic development in sustaining democracy; and the ro... View more info

Religious Demography Of India: Myths And Realities

By: Lancy Lobo & Jayesh Shah (Eds)

Price: $37.55

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2018

Seller ID: 701872

ISBN: 8131609324

Condition: New

Much of public life in India is characterized by the forces of its religious demography. This volume aims at unravelling its complexity. Each of these essays reflect the truism that religion unites as well as divides peoples. Religious demography not only decided partition of India and Pakistan, but also continues to play a major role in India’s democratic politics. The subject has become more emotional especially in the context of electoral politics. A great anxiety about the Hindus being outnumbered has been kept alive in India, especially before the elections. The differential growth ra... View more info

Globalization Growth and Employment : Challenges and Opportunities

By: Lancy Lobo & Jayesh Shah (Eds.)

Price: $38.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2012

Seller ID: 701758

ISBN: 8131605108

Condition: New

Globalization and subsequent changes are affecting all national economies irrespective of whether it is a transitional, controlled, socialist, or market economy. The result of this change is a paradigm shift in the employment structure of most of the countries. A common trend observed worldwide is that employment is moving away from traditional agriculture to industry and more to services. This volume makes an attempt to evaluate the employment scenario in different sectors of Indian economy after the reforms period. It also makes a comparative study of employment scenario between Gujarat, one... View more info