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Author Koehler, Gabriele.

Title Development and Welfare Policy in South Asia
Published Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (249 pages)
Series Routledge explorations in development studies
Routledge explorations in development studies.
Summary This book sheds light on social policies in six South Asian countries introduced between 2003 and 2013, examining the ways in which these policies have come about, and what this reflects about the nature of the state in each of these countries. It offers a detailed analysis of the nature of these policies introduced in recent years in Bangladesh, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, and illustrates the similarities and differences in policy approaches amongst the six countries. Through this analysis, the book explores the thesis of whether there is a particular type of 'developmenta
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Subject Economic development -- South Asia.
Welfare state -- South Asia.
South Asia -- Economic policy.
South Asia -- Social policy.
Form Electronic book
Author Chopra, Deepta.
ISBN 1136730982