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Weakening welfare

Madhura Swaminathan

Weakening welfare

the public distribution of food in India

by Madhura Swaminathan

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Published by LeftWord Books in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Food relief -- India.,
    • Food supply -- India.,
    • Rural poor -- India.,
    • Agriculture and state -- India.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [128]-134) and index.

      StatementMadhura Swaminathan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV696.F6 S93 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 140 p. ;
      Number of Pages140
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL170264M
      ISBN 108187496096, 8187496088
      LC Control Number99949333

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