ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Social Action Groups as Harbingers of Silent Revolution

Silent Revolution S L Sharma This paper examines the ongoing debate, in academic and activist circles alike, on the transformative potentialities and limitations of social action groups. After dealing with the question of conceptualisation and classification of social action groups, the author examines issues relating to the ideological moorings of these groups before focusing on the debate on their transformative capacities in the light of the Indian experience.

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