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Power, protest, and participation

local elites and the politics of development in India

by Subrata Kumar Mitra

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Elite (Social sciences) -- India,
    • Rural development -- India,
    • Political participation -- India,
    • India -- Politics and government -- 1947-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 290-306) and index.

      StatementSubrata K. Mitra.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN690.Z9 E464 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 315 p. :
      Number of Pages315
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1702964M
      ISBN 100415078407
      LC Control Number92004000

        March opens a window on a world much different from today: Alabama in the days of Jim Crow and segregation. It follows Congressman John Lewis from his childhood on an Alabama chicken farm through his life-changing encounter with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., to his participation in the Nashville student movement, when he battled to end segregation through nonviolent protest at 5/5.   Protest as Participation: China's Local Protest Movements Teresa Wright Tuesday, Ap For at least the past decade, China has witnessed tens of .

      Originally published in by Rand McNally College Publishing Company, this volume serves as a compilation of propositions on political participation with supporting discussions, incorporating cross-national research from such countries as Bangladesh, Israel, Malaysia, Nigeria, and Latin America/5. This book argues that non-governmental organizations (NGOs) have an important effect on political participation in the developing world. Contrary to popular belief, they promote moderate political participation through formal mechanisms such as voting only in .

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A protest in Malawi opens the book in this week’s installment of the African Politics Summer Reading Spectacular: “Political Protest in Contemporary Africa,” by Lisa Mueller, a Author: Kim Dionne. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvii, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: Glossary --List of Illustrations --Preface Local Elites and the Politics of Rural Development (starting p.1) --The Problem Defined (starting p.1) --Putting Local Development in the Context of Social and Economic Change (starting p.3) --Power, Protest and Legitimacy.

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Power, Protest and Participation: Local Elites and Development in India by Subrata K. Mitra. In a brilliantly conceived book, Jeremi Suri puts the tumultuous s into a truly international perspective in the first study to examine the connections between great power diplomacy and global social protest.

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A feeling of disenfranchisement, or powerlessness, runs deep in the country — and it’s understandable. For most Americans, wages have been flat for. In Power, Participation, and Protest in Flint, Michigan, Ashley Nickels addresses the ways residents, groups, and organizations were able to participate politically – or not – during the city’s municipal takeovers in and She explains how new politics were created as organizations developed, new coalitions emerged and evolved.

The book explores the attitudes of the gaon ka netas, local elite in the rural setting in India, towards participation in the process of development and protest against policies that they consider iniquitous.

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