• The Mighty Wond
    largest democracy in the world. There are many countries in the world that have democratic systems.We have been witnessing elections being held in the country at different levels for over six decades. Municipal and Panchayat elections also do take place. But, can a country be called a democracy only on...
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  • Indian Democracy
    the 16th President of the United States of America, aptly defined democracy as a government of the people, by the people and for the people. Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States of America, aptly defined democracy as a government of the people, by the people and for the people....
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  • Indian Democracy at Crossroads
    India is the largest functioning democracy in the world. It got freedom during the most sensitive period of world history. Two global wars were fought to make the world safe for democracy. In fact, the second global war accelerated the process of freedom from bondage. Though the armed clash was...
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    The Role of Youth in Indian Politics Ashima Madan  On the roads of Indian democracy, we have travelled for about 63 years now and shall continue the journey for years to come in the same rickety ancient grubby vehicle of ours that has driven us for so long. The list of travellers is an assemblage...
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  • India and Democracy
    India and Democracy Democracy is system of government that is based on egalitarianism. The concept of equity amongst all peoples living in that state. "Democratic" states are states that too an extent aim to practice these ideals. They have voting based on egalitarian principles...
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  • Legislative Process In India
    and Evolution.........................................................................................................6 Why Democracy and why representative democracy? ......................................................7 Structure of the Parliament.......................................
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  • Democracy
    proud of and to make us flaunt over the world in which one and best of them is the rich and broad legacy of democracy, comparison to others. India has been regarded as the largest functioning democracy in the world and constructed itself to be felt strong in the global economic arena of the world. During...
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  • India and Democracy : Promotion and Electoral Participation of the Low Castes and of the Untouchables
    India and democracy : promotion and electoral participation of the low castes and of the Untouchables. | | | | Semester one – 2012 | | Table of contents Introduction: India and the system of castes. 2 I) The promotion of the low castes and the untouchables within the Indian political...
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  • WORKING OF PARLIAMENTARY DEMOCRACY IN INDIAN CONSTITUITION
    Constitution.” The word ‘democracy’ is a term that comes from Greek and it is made up with two other words ‘demos’=People and ‘kratos’= to govern, to rule. “Democracy” can then be literally translated by the following terms: Government of the People or Government of the Majority. Democracy, as a State form,...
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  • india is a democratic country
    India is a democratic country. Elections form the very basis of democracy. The parliamentary system holds elections for the composition of the government. They are very important for the effective functioning of the democracy. Through the elections, common people are able to raise their voice. They choose...
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  • Politics of India
    |This article is part of the series: | |Politics and government of India | |Union Government[show][show] | |Elections[show][show] | |Political Parties[show][show] | |Local & State Govt.[show][show] | |[pic] ...
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  • Election Commissiom
    The Role of election commission of in Indian democracy Posted by davidson on Feb.10, 2011, under International Affairs and Politics Introduction: – election commission is an autonomous body. it was established in January 25, 1950 until October 1989,it had only on chief election commissioner and two...
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  • Class X - Democratic Politics Book
    contents CHAPTER I 2 EMOCRAC ACY DEMOCRACY IN THE NTEMPORARY WORLD CONTEMPORARY WORLD CHAPTER 2 22 WHAT EMOCRAC ACY WHAT IS DEMOCRACY? EMOCRAC ACY WHY DEMOCRACY? CHAPTER 3 40 NSTITUTIO ESIGN CONSTITUTIONAL DESIGN CHAPTER 4 56 ELECT POLITI LITICS ELECTORAL POLITICS CHAPTER 5 78 ...
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  • BA Economics
    Sen, A. (1999), ‘Democracy as a Universal Value’, Journal of Democracy, Vol. 10, No. 3, pp. 3-17. The idea of democracy as a universal commitment is quite new, and it is quintessentially a product of the twentieth century. The rebels who forced restraint on the king of England through the Magna...
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  • Chapter 10
    white male farmer and wage earner. In America’s traditional agricultural society, wealthy notables dominated the political system and managed local elections by building up supporting factions. Smallholding farmers and ambitious la- borers in the Midwest and Southwest launched the first challenges to...
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  • Andrew Jackson was democratic
    people by running for the presidential role in 1824 and 1828. Aiming for the majority vote in the Election of 1828, Jackson’s presidential campaign sought to reform the government against the “corrupt bargain” that had taken place in the previous election. The Election of 1828 showed a drastic change in...
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  • Essay
    Polity/Society related ................................................................................................................................... 6 Democracy, Freedom related ............................................................................................................... 6 Corruption ......
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  • Democracy
    Democracy as a Universal Value Amartya Sen Copyright © 1999 National Endowment for Democracy and the Johns Hopkins University Press. All rights reserved. Journal of Democracy 10.3 (1999) 3-17 In the summer of 1997, I was asked by a leading Japanese newspaper what I thought was the most important thing...
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  • Good Governance
    values of the freedom movement particularly those of nationalism, democracy, secularism, non-alignment, and mixed economy and its impact on the nitty gritty of administration as well as on the intellectual build up of the organs of the Indian State. The paper lists several areas of concern that need to be...
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  • Essay
    (current debate. tnx to congress) 10. Drought : A Natural Calamity (Uttarkhand flood) 11. Election Reforms Versus Indian Democracy (recent SC’s Judgments = barring criminals from election and freebies against democracy?) 12. Elimination of Female Foetus (Murder of Unborn Girls) 13. Environmental Pollution ...
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