Regional Modernities: The Cultural Politics of Development in India

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K. Sivaramakrishnan, Arun Agrawal
Oxford University Press, 2003 - Business & Economics - 452 pages
This book advances public and scholarly debates on development and globalization in new directions. It presents carefully developed case studies to show how the subjects of development are shaped by, and actively reshape, development ideas, programs, and projects. The essays in this volume include cross-cultural perspectives from Africa, Southeast Asia, and the Indian diaspora.

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The Traffic in Ideas about
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Becoming Developed
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Indians
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K. Sivaramakrishnan is Associate Professor in the Department of Anthropology at the Univeristy of Washington, U.S.A. Arun Agrawal is Associate Professor in Political Science at Yale University USA.

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