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Author Carras, Mary C

Title Indira Gandhi : in the crucible of leadership : a political biography / Mary C. Carras
Published Boston : Beacon Press, [1979]


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Description xvi, 289 pages ; 21 cm
Contents The Leader and the setting for action -- Motivation to power versus the motivation to achievement -- Authoritarian versus democratic aspects of Indira Gandhi's political personality -- Overture to dissent: a coalescence of conservative opposition, 1966-1970 -- A Failure of leadership: ideological vacillation and incoherence -- The "J. P." movement, 1974-1975 -- Emergency rule -- Indira Gandhi "on trial" -- Interview with Indira Gandhi
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Gandhi, Indira, 1917-1984.
Prime ministers -- India -- Biography.
India -- Politics and government -- 1947-
Genre/Form Biographies.
LC no. 78019598
ISBN 0807002429