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An Uncertain Glory - a book by Drèze, Jean

An Uncertain Glory

India and Its Contradictions

An Uncertain Glory( )
Author: Drèze, Jean
Sen, Amartyá
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Princeton University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $30.95
Book Description:

When India became independent in 1947 after two centuries of colonial rule, it immediately adopted a firmly democratic political system, with multiple parties, freedom of speech, and extensive political rights. The famines of the British era disappeared, and steady economic growth replaced the economic stagnation of the Raj. The growth of the Indian economy quickened further over the last three decades and became the second fastest among large economies. Despite a recent dip, it is...
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Detailed Subjects: Political Science / Public Policy / Economic Policy
Political Science / World / Asian
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Book Weight:1.688 Pounds

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