Contemporary India

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Macmillan International Higher Education, Nov 3, 2010 - Political Science - 256 pages
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.

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KATHARINE ADENEY is Senior Lecturer in Politics at the University of Sheffield, UK.

ANDREW WYATT is Senior Lecturer in Politics at the University of Bristol, UK.

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