I= CONSTITUTION-MAKING IN PAKISTAN (1947-1956)
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Title of Thesis
CONSTITUTION-MAKING IN PAKISTAN (1947-1956)

Author(s)
Lossiete A. Oraction
Institute/University/Department Details
University of Karachi/ Department of General History
Session
1968
Subject
General History
Number of Pages
460
Keywords (Extracted from title, table of contents and abstract of thesis)
constitution-making, pakistan, company rule, crown rule, minto-morley, montagu-chelmsford, simon commission, mountbatten plan, constituent assembly, tamizuddin case, fundamental rights, federal system

Abstract
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S. No. Chapter Title of the Chapters Page Size (KB)
1 0 Contents
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2 1 Early Constitutional Development 1
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  1.1 Basic Facts 1
  1.2 The Coming Of The British To India 2
  1.3 Conditions In India 3
  1.4 Company Rule 5
  1.5 From Company To Crown Rule 11
  1.6 Early Laws 14
  1.7 The Minto -Morley Reforms 17
  1.8 Montagu-Chelmsford Scheme 22
  1.9 The Simon Commission 26
  1.10 The Government Of India Act 1935 32
3 2 Later Constitutional Development 42
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  2.1 Early Ideas For The Formation Of Pakistan 42
  2.2 Later Ideas 44
  2.3 Conditions Favouring Separatist Tendencies 47
  2.4 Pakistan Resolution Of 1940 48
  2.5 Cripps Offer 52
  2.6 Attempts To Reconcile Congress And The Muslim League 55
  2.7 Wavell Plan 59
  2.8 Cabinet Mission 63
  2.9 Interim Government 67
  2.10 The Mountbatten Plan 71
  2.11 The Indian Independence Act Of 1947 75
4 3 The First Constituent Assembly 83
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  3.1 Source Of Authority 83
  3.2 Membership 84
  3.3 Opening Session 86
  3.4 Organisation 91
  3.5 Preliminary Activities 103
  3.6 Major Accomplishments 104
  3.7 Minor Accomplishments 118
  3.8 Miscellaneous 122
  3.9 Nature Of Sessions 125
  3.10 Dissolution 129
5 4 The Legal Dispute On Dissolution 144
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  4.1 Background Of Dissolution 145
  4.2 The Tamizuddin Case 151
  4.3 Consequences Of The Dicision 165
  4.4 Conclusion 173
6 5 The Second Constituent Assembly 182
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  5.1 Source Of Authority 182
  5.2 Membership 183
  5.3 Opening Session 185
  5.4 Preliminary Activities 194
  5.5 Major Accomplishments 195
  5.6 Minor Accomplishments 218
  5.7 Miscellanecus 218
  5.8 Nature Of Sessions 223
7 6 Sources And Salient Features Of The Constitution 235
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  6.1 Sources Of The Constitution 235
  6.2 Salient Features 244
8 7 Fundamental Rights And Directive Principles Of State Policy 268
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  7.1 Fundamental Rights 269
  7.2 Directive Principles Of State Policy 285
  7.3 Comparison With Articles In The Philippine Constitution 293
9 8 The Federation 302
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  8.1 Sources Of The Federal System 302
  8.2 General Impression On Debates 303
  8.3 Assembly Debates 306
  8.4 Analysis Of The Federal Structure 329
10 9 The Judiciary 339
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  9.1 Sources Of The Single System Of Courts 339
  9.2 General Impression On Debates 340
  9.3 Assembly Debates 341
  9.4 Analysis 353
11 10 Civil Services Emergency And General Provisions 358
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  10.1 Sources Of The Provisions 358
  10.2 General Impression On Debates 359
  10.3 Assembly Debates 360
12 11 Appraisal 401
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  11.1 Favourable Aspects 401
  11.2 Unfavourable Aspects 407
13 12 Bibliography 432
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14 13 Appendix 445-458
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