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Two Asian democracies

Takako Hirose

Two Asian democracies

a comparative study of the single predominant party systems of India and Japan

by Takako Hirose

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Published by Konark Publishers in Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.,
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Political parties -- India.,
    • Political parties -- Japan.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-236) and index.

      StatementTakako Hirose.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJQ298.A1 H57 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 241 p. ;
      Number of Pages241
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1063493M
      ISBN 108122003397
      LC Control Number93910065

        Decline In Democracy Spreads Across The Globe As Authoritarian Leaders Rise Across the world, many democracies are sliding further and further toward authoritarianism. NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with. through joint-stock companies, such as the British EIC, to weaken Asian states. • The Mughal grant shows how competition between European mercantilist states and companies weakened Asian states by allowing Europeans to gain greater access to and control over Asian markets. Examples of responses to part (c) that would earn credit:File Size: 1MB. B&N Exclusives Baby Boutique Boxed Sets Graphic Novels for Young Readers Kids' Classics Kids' Book Awards Personalized Books STEAM/STEM Books & Toys Summer Reading Trend Shop Age Groups 0 - 2 Years 3 - 5 Years 6 - 8 Years 9 - 12 Years.   Democratic backsliding in Asia proves that the time for democratic multilateralism in the region is now.

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