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Understanding contemporary India

Neil DeVotta (Editor), Sumit Ganguly (Editor)
"Sheds light on the paradoxical nature of the world's largest and most diverse democracy"-- Provided by publisher
Print Book, English, 2021
Third edition View all formats and editions
Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc., Boulder, Colorado, 2021
xv, 335 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
9781626379404, 1626379408
Introducing India
A geographic preface
The historical context
The political system
Economies and development
International relations
The politics of caste
The status of women
Population, urbanization, and environmental challenges
Looking ahead