Secularism as equal citizenship: Promises and threats

Muralidharan, Sukumar (2019) Secularism as equal citizenship: Promises and threats. Economic and Political Weekly, 54 (20). pp. 1-5. ISSN 2349-8846

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A rejuvenation of the nationalist spirit, constructed in narrow terms of primordial identity is what the ruling party promises in its campaign for the Lok Sabha election. Though secularism was never a clearly defined or practised principle, the explicit signals of retreat from the promise of formal equality represent a clear and perilous regress.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Secularism | Nationalist spirit | Campaign | Lok sabha election
Subjects: Social Sciences and humanities > Social Sciences > Social Sciences (General)
JGU School/Centre: Jindal School of Journalism & Communication
Depositing User: Mr Sombir Dahiya
Date Deposited: 21 Apr 2022 06:38
Last Modified: 06 Nov 2022 08:01


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