Illfare in India by
Essays on India's social sector in honour of S. Guhan

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Focusing on Tamil Nadu, this book examines various aspects of the failure of welfare policies in India since Independence. Themes covered include: demography; employment; disability; health; food and nutrition; caste discrimination; poverty; literacy; education; social security; rural development governance and law.

About the Author

Barbara Harriss-White is Professor of Development Studies at Queen Elizabeth House, and Fellow of Wolfson College, University of Oxford. Surbramanian, Environmental Health Directorate, Health Canada, Ottawa, Canada.
Published January 1, 1999 by Sage Publications. 411 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences. Non-fiction