India, Pakistan, and democracy [electronic resource] : solving the puzzle of divergent paths / Philip Oldenburg
- Oldenburg, Philip
- Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon [England] ; New York : Routledge, 2010.
- Physical Description:
- x, 273 p. ; 25 cm.
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- Why India is a democracy and Pakistan is not (yet?) a democracy -- The first thirty years of independence -- Inheritances of colonial rule -- Constitutional & political choices, in the initial years -- Institutionalizing democracy -- Who (really) governs? -- From 1977 to the present -- 1977 as a turning point? -- Religion as an explanation -- External influences -- Clearly diverging paths -- Prospects for path convergence in the next decades.
- 9780415780186 (hardback)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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