Q. 24.1( 114 Votes )
State one prudential reason and one moral reason for power sharing with an example from the Indian context.
1) Prudential reason
Power sharing is crucial as it helps in reducing the chances of conflict among various social groups.
e.g., Reservation of women, SCs, STs and OBCs in education and jobs is the prudential reason of power sharing.
2) Moral reason
Democracy with its various principles is regarded as the soul of power sharing.
e.g., Power sharing at the local level (Panchayati Raj) is the moral reason of power sharing.
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Why is power sharing desirable?Together With Social Science
After reading this chapter, there students drew different conclusions. Which of these do you agree with and why? Give your reasons in about 50 words.
Thomman: Power sharing is necessary in societies which have religious linguistic or ethnic divisions.
Mathayi: Power sharing is suitable is suitable only for big countries that have regional divisions.
Ouseph: Every society needs some form of power sharing even if it is small or does not have social divisions.NCERT - Democratic Politics-II
State one prudential reason and one moral reason for power sharing with an example from the Indian context.NCERT - Democratic Politics-II