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Or were it on minor quibbles that our judges interpreted and re-interpreted the very source of their authorithy? He is currently a PhD candidate in political theory at Harvard University.
He is currently a PhD candidate in political theory at Harvard University. Khosla hopes his book engages lawyers and the layperson. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter without a subscription.
In answering questions 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.
Please subscribe or login to access full text content. Coalition Politics in India Bidyut Chakrabarty. This chapter examines the formal method for constitutional amendment provided for in Article of the Indian Constitution.
The book is divided into four thematic chapters — separation of powers, federalism, rights and goals and changing the constitution. But how well do we know our Constitution?
The Indian Constitution – Madhav Khosla – Oxford University Press
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Combining authoritative analysis, new ideas, and diverse perspectives, they discuss subjects which are topical yet enduring, as also emerging areas of study and debate. The agenesis of constitutional sensitivity among Indians is quite disturbing. The Oxford India Short Introductions are concise, stimulating, and accessible guides to different aspects of India.
Giving identity to over a billion people, the Indian Constitution is one of the world’s gr The Oxford India Short Introductions are concise, stimulating, and accessible guides to different aspects of India.
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This book can safely be prescribed as the best introduction to not only the Indian constitution, but also the practice of constitutionalism in general for the non-specialized. A majority of the narrative is based around the cases.
The Indian Constitution by MADHAV KHOSLA
I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Khosla’s analysis is as profound as his subject. Separation of Powers — 2. Get to Know Us. Madhav Khosla became interested in the Indian Constitution towards the end of his education at the national law school of India, Bangalore. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Dalit Assertion Sudha Pai. Indjan rated it really liked it Aug 02, Yet, for all its formal centrality and its easy invocation by disparate political projects, the ambiguities of its commitments and the vicissitudes of its history remain little understood.
Oxford; First edition 30 June Language: Bharat ka Sanvidhan Madhav Khosla Giving identity to over a billion people, the Indian Constitution is one of the world’s great political texts. Bibliography Includes bibliographical references pages and index. Did you have an ideal audience khosls reader in mind as you wrote the book?
This article is closed for comments. Yes, the origins of it are from the West, but the document is now having its own story and uniqueness, which Mr. Cashback will be credited as Amazon Pay balance within 10 days. Before answering that question, one might want to read Madhav Khosla’s brilliant and astonishingly original commentary on The Indian Constitution. An impressive aspect of the book is it brings cnstitution core principles and even controversies without burdening the reader with complex details.
Madhav Khosla compels us to think seriously both about the fitful evolution of constitutional interpretation and about the place acquired by the Constitution in our democratic life.
An introduction to such a founding document may normally entail an overview of its Articles and an explication of the principles on which these provisions rest. Politics Urban Studies U. What annoys you most about this? At the same time, it seamlessly integrates key provisions that spell out these roles and functions.
A majority of the narrative is based around the cases. Rights and Goals 4.
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