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The state, democracy and anti-terror laws in India / Ujjwal Kumar Singh.

Author/Creator:
Singh, Ujjwal Kumar.
Publication:
New Delhi ; Thousand Oaks : Sage Publications, 2007.
Format/Description:
Book
345 p. ; 23 cm.
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Subjects:
Terrorism -- India -- Prevention.
India. Prevention of Terrorism Act, 2002.
Civil rights -- India.
Internal security -- India.
Contents:
Dilemmas of democracy or reasons of state : extraordinary laws in India
"Cutting down trees" : procedural legality and the quest for legitimacy
The unfolding of extraordinariness : POTA and the construction of suspect communities
The unfolding of extraordinariness : national security syndrome and implications for centre-state relations in India
POTA and beyond : the silent erosion.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [330]-334) and index.
ISBN:
9780761935186 (cloth)
0761935185 (cloth)
8178296705 (India-HB)
9788178296708 (India-HB)
OCLC:
73993879