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

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Civil and Political Society

The reassertion of civil society is often viewed as a welcome panacea for the crisis in India's representative democracy. But while parliamentary democracy remains the most viable alternative in the diverse society India offers, the relationship between civil and political society is a symbiotic one. The presence of a healthy, open and effective civil society is premised on the existence of effective democratic political institutions.

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