Q. 44.3( 4 Votes )

How, according to Sen, has the tradition of public discussion and interactive reasoning helped the success of democracy in India?

Answer :

Sen believed that public discussion and interactive reasoning helped in shaping the social world and culture in India. According to him, the argumentative tradition deeply influenced the Indian politics and helped to make heterodoxy the natural state of affairs in India. He also states that persistent arguments are an important part of the public life in India.


Rate this question :

How useful is this solution?
We strive to provide quality solutions. Please rate us to serve you better.
Related Videos
Non Ideal SolutionsNon Ideal SolutionsNon Ideal Solutions52 mins
Ideal & Non Ideal Solutions {Concept Class}Ideal & Non Ideal Solutions {Concept Class}Ideal & Non Ideal Solutions {Concept Class}39 mins
Non Ideal Solutions & Azeotropes - Get JEE ReadyNon Ideal Solutions & Azeotropes - Get JEE ReadyNon Ideal Solutions & Azeotropes - Get JEE Ready49 mins
The Embryonic DevelopmentThe Embryonic DevelopmentThe Embryonic Development62 mins
NCERT Exemplar Special | The Living World Part 2NCERT Exemplar Special | The Living World Part 2NCERT Exemplar Special | The Living World Part 225 mins
Nernst Equation - Learn the ConceptNernst Equation - Learn the ConceptNernst Equation - Learn the Concept33 mins
Revising the basics of Organic ChemistryRevising the basics of Organic ChemistryRevising the basics of Organic Chemistry35 mins
Understanding the Combination of cellsUnderstanding the Combination of cellsUnderstanding the Combination of cells54 mins
Nucleophilic Substitution Reaction | Getting the basicsNucleophilic Substitution Reaction | Getting the basicsNucleophilic Substitution Reaction | Getting the basics39 mins
Types of solution on the basis of Raoult's LawTypes of solution on the basis of Raoult's LawTypes of solution on the basis of Raoult's Law44 mins
Try our Mini CourseMaster Important Topics in 7 DaysLearn from IITians, NITians, Doctors & Academic Experts
Dedicated counsellor for each student
24X7 Doubt Resolution
Daily Report Card
Detailed Performance Evaluation
caricature
view all courses