Citizens and governance civil society in the new millennium

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  • India.,
  • India


  • Poor -- India.,
  • Civil society -- India.,
  • Social planning -- India -- Citizen participation.

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With reference to India.

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Statementa report prepared by PRIA and its partner.
ContributionsSociety for Participatory Research in Asia.
LC ClassificationsHC435.2 .C5 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination57 p. :
Number of Pages57
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Open LibraryOL6816316M
LC Control Number00288401

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