PARTICIPATORY & REPRESENTATIVE DEMOCRACY AND FUTURE OF PARTICIPATORY DEMOCRACY IN INDIA

Dr Rita Kumari

Abstract


Participatory democracy is a process of collective decision making that combines elements from both direct and
representative democracy: Citizens have the power to decide on policy proposals and politicians assume the role of
policy implementation.The aim of this paper is to compare both democracies i.e, participatory and representative alongwith operation of
both democracies. This paper also deals about the scope of future of Participatory Democracy in India.


Keywords


Collective, Democracy, Participatory, Policy implementation, Representative

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