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Political ScienceVolume 4: India Engages the World$
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Navnita Chadha Behera and Achin Vanaik

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780198085409

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2013

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198085409.001.0001

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Indian Development Discourse in a Changing World

Indian Development Discourse in a Changing World

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(p.197) 3 Indian Development Discourse in a Changing World
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Political Science
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Amit Prakash

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198085409.003.0004

This chapter analyses the main currents of literature on development in the output model of development in terms of coverage, efficacy, and problems, contesting development by politically differentiating a universal (istic) discourse, and evolving institutional forms and processes through particularizing universalism. It also highlights the need for Indian scholars to reinterpret received frameworks of development discourse in light of the peculiarities of India’s empirical experience of development. It also argues that academic thinking and analysis should not be enslaved to the demands of ‘policy relevance’.

Keywords:   development discourse, Indian scholars, universalistic discourse, universalism, output model, policy relevance, academic thinking, academic analysis

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