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* Geelong, Warrnambool and Off campus offerings not available until 2011.
Geelong (TBC) and Warrnambool offerings available in alternate years, offered 2011, 2013.
(B, G*, W*, X*)
H Lofgren (B, G), K O'Toole (W)
AIP107 or AIP116 (or permission of the unit chair)
Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.
India is the world's largest democracy and an emerging global power. The unit provides an introduction to politics in India since independence. It examines the struggle for freedom and national unity, India's experience with democratic political institutions, and its efforts to establish itself as a power in south Asia and the world.
Themes covered include constitutional arrangements and the challenge of federalism, interest groups and political parties, the Congress system and its decline, the emergence of coalition politics, elections and political behaviour, the politics of development, and national security and foreign policy.
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