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Author Kamdar, Mira, author.

Title India in the 21st century / Mira Kamdar.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    954.053 KAM    Available
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library On Order.
Description xvi, 244 pages : maps ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series What everyone needs to know℗®
What everyone needs to know.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-230) and index.
Contents Part I. How India got to the twenty-first century. India's civilizational legacy ; British Raj and the road to independence ; A new republic -- Part II. Will the twenty-first century be India's century?. Society ; Economy ; Politics ; Geopolotics ; Environment.
Summary Mira Kamdar explores India in all its complexity--from its ancient civilization and kingdoms to its days as a British colony, and from its independence to the current moment and its challenges. Kamdar expertly navigates India's contradictions and complications, while celebrating the merging of its artistic and intellectual heritage with the Iinformation Age. This book is isdispensable to anyone seeking to understand contemporary India.--book cover.
Subject India -- History -- 21st century.
Added Title India in the twenty-first century
ISBN 9780199973590 (paperback ; alkaline paper) $16.95
0199973598 (paperback ; alkaline paper) $16.95
0199973601 (hardcover ; alkaline paper)
9780199973606 (hardcover ; alkaline paper)
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