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Diversity and change in modern India : economic, social and political approaches

Author: A F Heath; Roger Jeffery
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Series: Proceedings of the British Academy, 159.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume provides an authoritative, but accessible, account of the major changes over the last few decades in the demography, economy, society, and politics of a country that is fast becoming one  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Kongress
London (2006)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Diversity and change in modern India.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010
(OCoLC)659128832
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: A F Heath; Roger Jeffery
ISBN: 9780197264515 0197264514
OCLC Number: 423582954
Description: xi, 309 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Incongruities, ironies and achievements : India's tryst with modernity / Roger Jeffery, Anthony Heath --
Growing regional variation : demographic change and its implications / Tim Dyson --
Costly absences, coercive presences : health care in rural North India / Patricia Jeffery, Roger Jeffery --
Economic resurgence, lopsided reform and jobless growth / Vijay Joshi --
The blind side of globalisation : auditing merchant producers in India's export sector / Dipankar Gupta --
Unequal opportunities : class, caste and social mobility / Divya Vaid, Anthony Heath --
The die is cast(e) : the debate on backward caste/class quotas, 1990 and 2006 / Zoya Hasan --
The rise of caste politics : party system change and voter realignment, 1962-2004 / Oliver Heath, Yogendra Yadav --
Understanding popular politics : caste, kinship and factionalism among Yadavs in North India / Lucia Michelutti --
A left front election / Mukulika Banerjee --
The challenge of representing the complex reality of India / James Manor.
Series Title: Proceedings of the British Academy, 159.
Responsibility: edited by Anthony F. Heath & Roger Jeffery.
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