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Author: Gurpreet Mahajan

ISBN: 9781780320922
Format: Paperback
Number Of Pages: 192
Published: 25 September 2013
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.6 x 13.9 x 1.9
It is a sad fact that, even today, political theory continues to be defined by the Western canon. In this groundbreaking work, Gurpreet Mahajan tackles this predisposition head-on, bringing into focus the ways that concepts central to the modern democratic political imaginary are understood in India. Drawing upon critical debates and political practices, the book elaborates how questions of freedom, equality and difference, of religion and state, of critical reason and embedded self are layered with new meanings.

About the Author

Gurpreet Mahajan is Professor at the Centre for Political Studies, School of Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. She has published widely on issues relating to multiculturalism, cultural diversity and minority rights, secularism and civil society. Her publications include Explanation and Understanding in the Human Sciences, Identities and Rights: Aspects of Liberal Democracy in India, and The Multicultural Path: Issues of Diversity and Discrimination in Democracy; she has edited Democracy, Difference and Social Justice and The Public and the Priv...

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