ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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The Gandhian Experiment in Ahmedabad-Towards a Gramscian Reading

Towards a Gramscian Reading Arup Kumar Sen Attempts have commenced in the recent years to understand the "specific effectivity' of the Gandhian ideology in the formation of the Indian state in the light of the Gramscian concept of passive revolution. This paper aims to trace the birth of Gandhi's hegemonic strategy of 'nonviolence' in the context of his intervention in the capital-labour conflict in Ahmedabad in 1918.

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