Constitutional and Legislative Development in the Indian Republic

@article{Gledhill1957ConstitutionalAL,
  title={Constitutional and Legislative Development in the Indian Republic},
  author={Alan Gledhill},
  journal={Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies},
  year={1957},
  volume={20},
  pages={267 - 278}
}
  • A. Gledhill
  • Published 1 February 1957
  • Law
  • Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies
Cowell in his Tagore Law Lectures in 1872 said: ‘Constitutional history in this country has nothing to do with steady spontaneous growth of national activities. It is a record of experiment made by foreign rulers to govern alien races in a strange land, to adapt European institutions to Oriental habits of life, and to make definite laws supreme among peoples who had always associated government with arbitrary and uncontrolled authority.’ Rankin in 1946 wrote: ‘The influence of the common law in…