by [Published for] Academy of Grassroots Studies and Research of India, Tirupati (A.P.) by Kanishka Publishers, Distributors in New Delhi .
Written in English
Papers presented at the National Conference on Empowerment of Women in Parliament and Local Self-Government Institutions in India : Role, Status, Participation and Decision Making, held at Tirupati during 19-20 August 2008.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -272) and index.
|Statement||edited by Sundar Ram.|
|Contributions||Sundar Ram, D., 1960-, Academy of Grassroots Studies and Research, India.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxv, 278 p. :|
|Number of Pages||278|
|LC Control Number||2009310954|
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