The ordeal of nationhood; a social study of India since independence, 1947-1970.


[1st ed.].. New York, Atheneum, 1971.

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Subjects Diplomatic relations.
Economic history.
India -- Economic conditions -- 1947-
India -- Foreign relations.
India -- Politics and government -- 1947-
India.
Politics and government
Description vi, 390 pages map 22 cm
Copyright Date 1971.
Contents I: A gory curtain call -- II: Stamina for survival -- 1. A history of diversity -- 2. The British influence -- 3. Muslims and princes -- 4. Language barriers -- 5. Kafirs, untouchables and the limits of tolerance -- III: Politics: Imported and domestic -- 1. A cumbersome transplant -- 2. The congress party -- 3. On the left -- 4. On the right -- 5. The parties in crisis -- IV: Leadership: A dwindling reserve -- 1. Abundant resources -- 2. The charisma of Jawaharlal Nehru -- 3. Reality gap -- 4. Measuring greatness -- 5. The overwhelming burden of Lal Bahadur Shastri -- 6. Nehru's daughter -- V: Values and Attitudes -- 1. Echoes of the Raj -- 2. A demotion for the civil service -- 3. The press: Muted voice -- 4. The new elite -- 5. The varieties of corruption -- 6. Caste and contradictions -- VI: Democracy's soldiers -- 1. A distaste for politics -- 2. The Chinese encroachment -- 3. Showing strength -- VII: Economics: The race with catastrophe -- 1. Socialism, Indian style -- 2. The balance sheet -- 3. Unsteady hands at the wheel -- 4. Uncertain prospects -- VIII: Neighbors -- 1. A misunderstood friend -- 2. Kashmir: Asia's Switzerland -- 3. Colliding giants -- IX: India and the big two -- 1. Cold line to Washington -- 2. The bear bites, the bear hugs -- X: Epilogue.
Geographic Area India
Network Numbers (OCoLC)149689
(OCoLC)ocm00149689
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WorldCat Identities Bhatia, Krishan, 1925-
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