New Challenges to Society and Institutions
In 1991, India officially embraced the policy of neo-liberal reforms by signing the GATT agreement, which exposed the country, its society, culture and institutions to the various forces of globalisation. Globalization as such may not be new to India, for the country has been exposed to the...
To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge
India, Pakistan and Malaysia
This book analyzes the successes and failures of various federal measures adopted in India, Pakistan and Malaysia for the political accommodation of diversity. Bhattacharyya then assesses their comparative significance for other countries in Asia. In particular, he examines growing tensions between...
To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge
Democracy at the Crossroads
Social exclusion and inclusion remain issues of fundamental importance to democracy. Both exclusion and inclusion relate to the access to participation in the public realm, public goods and services for certain groups of people who are minorities, marginalized and deprived. Democratization has led...
Published March 28th 2012 by Routledge