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Published by Rajiv Gandhi Institute for Contemporary Studies in New Delhi .
Written in English



  • India


  • India -- Scheduled tribes.,
  • India -- Social conditions.

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Edition Notes

StatementB.K. Roy Burman.
SeriesRGICS project ;, no. 13
ContributionsRajiv Gandhi Institute for Contemporary Studies.
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 96/60372 (G)
The Physical Object
Pagination101 p.
Number of Pages101
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL640679M
LC Control Number96905664

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