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Indian Development : selected regional perspectives

Author: Amartya Kumar Sen; Jean Drèze
Publisher: Delhi : Oxford University Press, 1997.
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India is a country of great diversity. This volume of essays reflects an attempt to draw lessons from the disparate experiences within India, rather than from contrasts with the experiences of other  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amartya Kumar Sen; Jean Drèze
ISBN: 019829204X 9780198292043
OCLC Number: 751170119
Description: XX, 420 s. : il. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Preface ; Radical Needs and Moderate Reforms ; Mortality, Fertility, and Gender Bias in India ; Uttar Pradesh: The Burden of Inertia ; Agrarian Politics and Rural Development in West Bengal ; Kerala's Development Achievements
Responsibility: eds Jean Dréze and Amartya Sen.
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This is an outstanding survey of some key differences and lessons, within India, concerning some crucial components of human development and self-esteem. The writing is clear and readily accessible Read more...

 
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