Social Justice through Inclusion

The Consequences of Electoral Quotas in India

Price: 1395.00 INR

ISBN:

9780190646615

Publication date:

21/08/2017

Paperback

248 pages

Price: 1395.00 INR

ISBN:

9780190646615

Publication date:

21/08/2017

Paperback

248 pages

Francesca R. Jensenius

Francesca R. Jensenius

Francesca R. Jensenius

Table of contents


Acknowledgments
A note on terminology
1. The Effects of Political Inclusion
2. From Representation to Integration
3. Whose Representative?
4. Quotas and Development
5. A New Political Elite
6. Quotas and Political Participation
7. Status and Recognition
8. Chipping Away at the Caste Hierarchy
9. Trade-offs in Institutional Design
Appendices

Francesca R. Jensenius

Features

  • Features new qualitative and quantitative data on India's scheduled castes
  • Offers a generalizable theory about what effects to expect from differently designed quota systems
  • Insights about dalit politics and empowerment are applicable to other oppressed and subaltern groups throughout the world

Francesca R. Jensenius

Francesca R. Jensenius

Table of contents


Acknowledgments
A note on terminology
1. The Effects of Political Inclusion
2. From Representation to Integration
3. Whose Representative?
4. Quotas and Development
5. A New Political Elite
6. Quotas and Political Participation
7. Status and Recognition
8. Chipping Away at the Caste Hierarchy
9. Trade-offs in Institutional Design
Appendices

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