The Indian Constitution : Oxford India Short Introductions Paperback / softback
Part of the Oxford India Short Introductions Series series
Giving identity to over a billion people, the Indian Constitution is one of the world's great political texts.
Drafted over six decades ago, its endurance and operation have fascinated and surprised many.
In this short introduction, Madhav Khosla brings to light its many features, aspirations, and controversies.
How does the Constitution separate power between different political actors?
What form of citizenship does it embrace? And how can it change? In answeringquestions such as these, Khosla unravels the document's remarkable and challenging journey, inviting readers to reflect upon the theory and practice of constitutionalism in the world's largest democracy.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 224 pages
- Publisher: OUP India
- Publication Date: 01/12/2012
- Category: Political science & theory
- ISBN: 9780198075387