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Caste-based reservations and human development in India, K.S. Chalam, (electronic resource)

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Caste-based reservations and human development in India
Title
Caste-based reservations and human development in India
Statement of responsibility
K.S. Chalam
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Caste-based reservations have existed in India for more than a century. Initially. introduced by the British to bring about equal of opportunity in education, reservation. was later extended to other sectors of the development process to overcome the. economic inequalities attributed to caste. Even today, concepts like affirmative. action and quotas are being debated to justify reservation. Caste-based Reservations and Human Development in India comprehensively. analyses the impact of such reservations on the target groups, as well as on. major human development indices, taking into considerat
Action
digitized
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1948-
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Chalam, K. S.
Dewey number
305.5/680954
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Minorities
  • Minorities
  • Caste
  • Economic development
Label
Caste-based reservations and human development in India, K.S. Chalam, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-198) and index
Contents
Introduction : present status of scheduled castes, scheduled tribes and other backward classes -- Caste and economic inequalities in India -- Social linkages of artisans with technology and development -- The socially and educationally backward castes vs economically-backward classes -- Untouchability and poverty among Dalits -- Caste reservations to remedy socio-economic inequalities -- Human development through caste reservations : a study -- Dalit development in Andhra Pradesh : a case study of the impact of reservations on development -- The alternative : replace caste-based reservation with democratic representation
Control code
ocn651663639
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (210 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788132100355
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)651663639
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Caste-based reservations and human development in India, K.S. Chalam, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-198) and index
Contents
Introduction : present status of scheduled castes, scheduled tribes and other backward classes -- Caste and economic inequalities in India -- Social linkages of artisans with technology and development -- The socially and educationally backward castes vs economically-backward classes -- Untouchability and poverty among Dalits -- Caste reservations to remedy socio-economic inequalities -- Human development through caste reservations : a study -- Dalit development in Andhra Pradesh : a case study of the impact of reservations on development -- The alternative : replace caste-based reservation with democratic representation
Control code
ocn651663639
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (210 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788132100355
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)651663639
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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