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Development, politics, and social theory

Development, politics, and social theory

essays in honour of Professor S.P. Varma

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Sterling Publishers in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Varma, S. P. 1910-,
    • Economic development.,
    • India -- Politics and government -- 1947-

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Iqbal Narain.
      ContributionsVarma, S. P. 1910-, Narain, Iqbal.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD75 .D495 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxx, 346 p. ;
      Number of Pages346
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1829138M
      ISBN 108120708504
      LC Control Number89900958

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