Power Matters: Essays on Institutions, Politics, and Society in India

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Oxford University Press, 2006 - Political Science - 314 pages
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This volume brings together ten essays from the author's enduring work on the different dimensions of power in Indian society. It traces how issues of political and institutional power explain economic change, resource management and poverty, inequality and governance, social capital, and civil society.

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John Harriss is Professor of Development Studies, London School of Economics.

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