The intolerant Indian

why we must rediscover a liberal space by Gautam Adhikari

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers India, a joint venture with The India Today Group in New Delhi

Written in English
Published: Pages: 228 Downloads: 379
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Subjects:

  • Toleration,
  • Religious tolerance,
  • Democracy,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Secularism,
  • Liberalism

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-215) and index.

StatementGautam Adhikari
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHM1271 .A34 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 228 p. ;
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24849580M
ISBN 109350290510
ISBN 109789350290514
LC Control Number2011323011
OCLC/WorldCa710016497

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The Intolerant Indian: Why We Must Rediscover a Liberal Space delineates how extremist ideologies obliterate the concept of Liberal Democracy.

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But it's a completely different story in the comparatively rural parts of India. The truth is, while intolerance in cities might show a decreasing trend, it has ALWAYS been prevalent amongst the villages, and always brought to the fore by political parties and organisations vying for power.

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A nation is intolerant when its constitution and institutions are intolerant. The Preamble to our Constitution declares India to be a secular republic. In Aruna Roy vs Union of India () and S.R. Bommai vs Union of India (), the Supreme Court declared secularism to be part of the basic structure of our Constitution; it held that.

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The occurrence of intolerant fractions in the influential sectors of pyramid of society cannot be mere figment of the imagination.

The intolerance in itself is biased as every person defines its own way of describing it.