You are here: Home » History and Sociology » Politics and Internal Security

Politics and Internal Security

Rated 3/5 based on 1 customer reviews
Ratings

Author:


Description :

In the fast changing socio-political equations of contemporary India, identities are constantly evolving along social and economic lines. Policing a complex socio-economic and political matrix of such a large country is bound to be complicated. This is more so on account of the fact that Indian policing has inherited a colonial model, and the horrors of the partition have made its Constitutional framework highly security conscious. And though policing is a state subject, the Union government is often involved in both, emergency as well as day-to-day policing.

 

The policing function of the state thus takes on a political hue as the conflict between ethnic communities, religious groups and the caste groups escalate. The author, Amit Prakash uses the case study of the deployment of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and he political process in Uttar Pradesh to highlight these inter-linkages.

Save

Published by :

Popular Prakashan

Author :

ISBN :

81-7154-887-3

Format :

Hard Cover

MRP:

`195

Discount :

30%

Price :

`137

Buy Now

Amit Prakash

Amit Prakash published widely in national and international journals in the area of political analysis, discursive structures of the Indian state, electoral patterns and trends in India.

Read More

You may also like

Opinions

Wishlist

back to top