Addresses the three most important large-scale transformations that have reshaped India since 1989: the advent of liberal economic reform, the ascendance of Hindu cultural nationalism, and the empowerment of historically subordinate classes through popular democratic mobilizations.
Sanjay Ruparelia is an Assistant Professor of Politics at the New School for Social Research in the US. His current research examines the politics of the broader Indian left in contemporary Indian democracy in the wake of economic liberalization and Hindu nationalism. Sanjay Reddy is an Associate Professor of Economics at the New School for Social Research in the US. His areas of work include development economics, international economics and economics and philosophy. John Harriss is Professor of International Studies at Simon Fraser University, Canada. His current research concerns India's social policy in the context of liberalization. Stuart Corbridge is Professor of Development Studies at the London School of Economics and Political Science, UK. His previous publications include Reinventing India: Liberalization, Hindu Nationalism and Popular Democracy (2000, with John Harriss).
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Economics: Professional & General
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2 black & white illustrations, 28 black & white tables, 2 black & white line drawings
John Harriss, Sanjay Reddy, Sanjay Ruparelia, Stuart Corbridge