India: A Country Study

India: A Country Study


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Written by a multidisciplinary team of social scientists, this book describes & analyzes Indias political, economic, social, & national security systems & institutions, & examines the interrelationships of those systems & the ways they are shaped by historical & cultural factors. Particular attention is devoted to the people who make up Indian society, their origins, dominant beliefs & values, their common interests & the issues on which they are divided, the nature & extent of their involvement with national institutions, & their attitudes toward each other & toward their social system & political order. Illustrated.

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ISBN-13: 9780844407319
Publisher: Library of Congress
Publication date: 11/28/1996
Series: Area Handbook Series
Edition description: 5TH
Pages: 902

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