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Dalits Voting Patterns

Dalits Voting Patterns

Data from the National Election Study 2009 for voting patterns among the dalit community across the country indicate that the dalit vote is not homogeneously favourable to any one particular political outfit. Instead the dalit vote is determined by the nature and dynamics of the political party system in constituencies of most states.

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Dalit Voting Patterns Rahul Verma     “principles of demography and geographical contiguity” (Palshikar 2007) in political analysis. It begins with an overview of trends in dalit voting since 1971 and shall then present a summary of spatial pattern

Data from the National Election Study 2009 for voting patterns among the dalit community across the country indicate that the dalit vote is not homogeneously favourable to any one particular political outfit. Instead the dalit vote is determined by the nature and dynamics of the political party system in constituencies of most states.

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