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Stepwell

Join historian and biographer Patrick French on Stepwell, the Ahmedabad University podcast, as he talks to eminent scholars from around the world, covering a broad range of topics and perspectives that challenge and transform conventional views.

Episode 2 January 5, 2019

Executing the grand ambition of universal franchise in India, with Ornit Shani

Political scientist Ornit Shani’s book How India Became Democratic: Citizenship and the Making of the Universal Franchise examines the way the Indian democratic system was conceptualized and executed, beginning with the unprecedented choice of universal franchise. How were these decisions made? What was the process? How did they execute this incredibly ambitious enterprise? Ornit talks to Patrick about all this and more in this episode.


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Executing the grand ambition of universal franchise in India, with Ornit ShaniPolitical scientist Ornit Shani's book How India Became Democratic: Citizenship and the Making of the Universal Franchise examines the way the Indian democratic system was conceptualized and executed, beginning with the unprecedented choice of universal franchise. How were these decisions made? What was the process? How did they execute this incredibly ambitious enterprise? Ornit talks to Patrick about all this and more in this episode. You can follow us and leave us feedback on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @expresspodcasts, or send us an email at podcasts@indianexpress.com. If you like this show, please subscribe and leave us a review wherever you get your podcasts, so other people can find us. You can also find us on www.indianexpress.com/audio.