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The Resource Decolonizing democracy : transforming the social contract in India, Christine Keating, (electronic resource)

Decolonizing democracy : transforming the social contract in India, Christine Keating, (electronic resource)

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Decolonizing democracy : transforming the social contract in India
Title
Decolonizing democracy
Title remainder
transforming the social contract in India
Statement of responsibility
Christine Keating
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Analyzes the movement for Indian independence, the framing of the Indian Constitution, and contemporary contestations over women's legal and political status as crucial moments of transition in which feminist and other progressive activists in India have challenged racialized and gendered underpinnings of democracy's social contract"--Provided by publisher
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Keating, Christine
Dewey number
305.420954
LC call number
HQ1236.5.I4
LC item number
K43 2011
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women's rights
  • Women
  • Feminism
  • Constitutional history
  • Social contract
Label
Decolonizing democracy : transforming the social contract in India, Christine Keating, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : decolonizing democracy -- Fraternalist and paternalist approaches to colonial rule -- Resistant convergences : anticolonial feminist nationalism -- Framing the postcolonial social contract -- Challenging political marginalization : The women's reservation bill -- Legal pluralism and gender justice -- Conclusion : building a nondomination contract
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000606302
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
ix, 155 pages
Isbn
9780271048635
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011003135
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000606302
Label
Decolonizing democracy : transforming the social contract in India, Christine Keating, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : decolonizing democracy -- Fraternalist and paternalist approaches to colonial rule -- Resistant convergences : anticolonial feminist nationalism -- Framing the postcolonial social contract -- Challenging political marginalization : The women's reservation bill -- Legal pluralism and gender justice -- Conclusion : building a nondomination contract
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000606302
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
ix, 155 pages
Isbn
9780271048635
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011003135
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000606302

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