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Author Adeney, Katharine, 1973-

Title Contemporary India / Katharine Adeney and Andrew Wyatt

Publ Info Houndsmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010
 PC  DS480.84 .A573 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  DS480.84 .A573 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xvii, 280 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Contemporary states and societies
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents The making of modern India -- The diversity of India -- Governing structures -- Social change -- Politics and society -- Nationalism and culture -- Political economy -- India and the world
Note "A broad-ranging introduction to politics and society in India, set in a historical and cultural context. Written by two expert authors it assumes no prior knowledge but aims to provide a balanced and nuanced understanding of the key issues that have faced India since independence and the challenges it confronts in the 21st century"--Provided by publisher
LC subject Politics and culture -- India
Cultural pluralism -- India
Nationalism -- India
Nation-building -- India
Social change -- India
India -- Politics and government -- 1947-
India -- Social conditions -- 1947-
India -- Foreign relations -- 1947-1984
India -- Foreign relations -- 1984-
Add Author Wyatt, Andrew, 1966-
ISBN 9781403943125 (hbk.)
1403943125 (hbk.)
9781403943132 (pbk.)
1403943133 (pbk.)