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The State in India after Liberalization

Akhil Gupta

The State in India after Liberalization

Interdisciplinary Perspectives (Routledge Contemporary South Asia)

by Akhil Gupta

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics,
  • History,
  • History: World,
  • India,
  • History / India,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Asia - India & South Asia,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10208060M
    ISBN 100415775531
    ISBN 109780415775533

    When India was invented as a modern country in the years after Independence in it styled itself as a secular, federal, democratic Republic committed to an ideology of development. Nehrus India never quite fulfilled this promise, but more recently his vision of India has been challenged by two revolts of the elites: those of economic liberalization and Hindu nationalism. Book Review. Gujarat Pogrom about the state in the post liberalization era is of the shrinking role of state, the vacuum left by this shrinking role of state is taken over by the non state.

    "This is a major contribution on the political sociology of contemporary India. It is a detailed and incisive account of the changing state-society relationships in the context of elite movements (economic liberalization and Hindu nationalism) on the one hand and the popular mobilizations of the long-suppressed subordinate classes and castes on the other."Author: Stuart Corbridge, John Harriss. For years, Americans have seen India as a giant but inept state. That negative image is now obsolete. After a decade of drift and uncertainty, India is taking its expected place as one of the three major states of Asia. Its pluralist, secular democracy has allowed the rise of hitherto deprived castes and ethnic communities. Economic liberalization is gathering steam, with six percent annual /5(2).

      When India was invented as a "modern" country in the years after Independence in it styled itself as a secular, federal, democratic Republic committed to an ideology of development. Nehru's India never quite fulfilled this promise, but more recently his vision of India has been challenged by two "revolts of the elites": those of economic liberalization and Hindu nationalism. Red Tape presents a major new theory of the state developed by the renowned anthropologist Akhil Gupta. Seeking to understand the chronic and widespread poverty in India, the world's fourth largest economy, Gupta conceives of the relation between the state in .


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The State in India after Liberalization by Akhil Gupta Download PDF EPUB FB2

Introduction: The State in India After Liberalization Akhil Gupta and K. Sivaramakrishnan Part 1: The Indian State as Moral and Political Economy 1.

On the Enchantment of the State Sudipto Kaviraj 2. An Institutional Perspective on the Post-liberalization State in India Aseema Sinha Part 2: Citizens, Sociality, and Association 3. This book assesses the impact of liberalization on practices of government and relations between state and society.

It is clear that liberalization as state policy has complex forms of regulation and deregulation inbuilt, and these policies have resulted in dramatic increases in productivity and economic wealth but also generated spectacular new forms of inequality between social groups Cited by: The State in India after Liberalization: Interdisciplinary Perspectives (Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series) - Kindle edition by Gupta, Akhil, Sivaramakrishnan, Kalyanakrishnan.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The State in India after Liberalization: Interdisciplinary Price: $ This book assesses the impact of liberalization on practices of government and relations between state and society.

It is clear that liberalization as state policy has complex forms of regulation and deregulation inbuilt, and these policies have resulted in dramatic increases in productivity and economic wealth but also generated spectacular new forms of inequality between social groups Price: $ ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm.

Contents: The State in India after Liberalization / Akhil Gupta and K. Sivaramakrishnan --Part 1: The Indian State as Moral and Political Economy On the Enchantment of the State / Sudipto Kaviraj An Institutional Perspective on the Post-liberalization.

This partly explains the enormity of the casual powers of the state in the unfolding story of India’s modernity. It can be argued that in the Indian context, as distinct from the European, the state has been the primary instrument of modernity.2 This paper seeks to present an absurdly short history of the curious adventures of this by: This book assesses the impact of liberalization on practices of government and relations between state and society.

It is clear that liberalization as state policy has complex forms of regulation and deregulation inbuilt, and these policies have resulted in dramatic increases in productivity and economic wealth but also generated spectacular new forms of inequality between social groups.

Book Review: Akhil Gupta and K. Sivaramakrishnan (eds). The State in India After Liberalization: Interdisciplinary Perspectives. Show all authors. Debojyoti Das. Debojyoti Das. See all articles by this author.

Search Google Scholar for this author. First Published Aug Book Author: Debojyoti Das. Get this from a library. The state in India after liberalization: interdisciplinary perspectives. [Akhil Gupta; K Sivaramakrishnan;] -- "This book assesses the impact of liberalization on practices of government and relations between state and society.

It is clear that liberalization as. This book assesses the impact of liberalization on practices of government and relations between state and society. It is clear that liberalization as state, ISBN Buy the The State in India after Liberalization: Interdisciplinary Perspectives ebook.

Nikita Sud’s Liberalization, Hindu Nationalism and the State uses a mix of ethnographic and documentary data to give a distinctive account of politics in modern particular the book shows how the state in Gujarat is implicated in the process of economic liberalization and how the same state was involved in the rise to political prominence of the Hindu nationalist movement in Gujarat.

The economic liberalisation in India refers to the economic liberalisation of the country's economic policies, initiated in with the goal of making the economy more market- and service-oriented, and expanding the role of private and foreign investment. Most of these changes were made as part of the conditions laid out by the World Bank and the IMF as a condition for a $ million bail.

This book deals with the problems of Muslim minorities in contemporary India. This book suggests that there are three principal reasons for a neglect of the socio-economic aspects of Indian Muslims during the period of neoliberal economic reforms.

First, the problems of Muslims are inadequately understood by the governmental agencies and the political leadership. Indian Economy after Liberalization: Performance and Challanges This book is an authoritative guide to India’s growth and development after economic reform and challenges thereof Author: Dilip Saikia.

Note changing Sectoral composition of India economy since independence. Composition – Services – Steady significant Increase (was more marked after reforms), Industry – Less marked increase (stagnated after reforms), Agriculture Significant Decline.

Patterns in the above graph explain inequity of Indian growth story. State re-scaling is the central concept mobilized in this book to interpret the political processes that are producing new economic spaces in India. in the quarter century since economic reforms.

This book assesses the changing nature of state intervention in the economies of the affluent democracies. Against a widespread understanding that contemporary developments, such as globalization and new technologies, are pressing for a rollback of state regulation in the economy, the book shows that these same forces are also creating new demands and opportunities for state.

Aseema Sinha, “An Institutional Perspective on the Post-Liberalization State in India,” In Akhil Gupta and K. Sivaramakrishnan, ed., The State in India after Liberalization: Inter-disciplinary Perspectives, New York: Routledge:Cited by: 3.

This book assesses the impact of liberalization on practices of government and relations between state and society. It is clear that liberalization as state policy has complex forms of regulation and deregulation inbuilt, and these policies have resulted in dramatic increases in productivity and economic wealth but also generated spectacular new forms of inequality between social groups Author: Akhil Gupta.

India and Globalization: Performance, Perceptions, and Policy 3. Economic Integration Prior to Liberalization II. The State After Economic Liberalization 4. Continuity and Change in Economic Planning 5.

Fiscal Federalism: Finance Commission's Adaptation to New Challenges 6. India's Halting March to the Common Market: Reforming the Indirect. Governance and Development in India: A Comparative Study on Andhra Pradesh and Bihar after Liberalization - CRC Press Book The study of the political economy of development in India is significant as India has emerged as one of the fastest-growing countries during the last three decades and the rate of economic growth and poverty reduction have.

While the beginning of the current economic liberalization policy in India could be traced to the period much earlier than the s, the explicit acceptance and implementation of the economic liberalization program during mid by Indian government could be seen as the starting point of the new reform program, and its subsequent change of approach and priorities with regard to its by: 3.Reinventing India offers an analytical account of the history of modern India and of its contemporary reinvention.

Part One traces India's transformation under colonial rule, and the ideas and social forces which underlay the deliberations of the Constituent Assembly .