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By Neil DeVotta

ISBN-10: 0415822785

ISBN-13: 9780415822787

ISBN-10: 0415822793

ISBN-13: 9780415822794

This introductory textbook offers scholars with a primary realizing of the social, political, and monetary associations of six South Asian nations: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. It adopts a vast theoretical framework and evaluates the possibilities and constraints dealing with South Asia’s states in the context of democracy.

Key good points include:

  • An creation to the region.

  • The heritage and political improvement of those South Asian states, together with reviews in their democratic trajectories.

  • The administration of clash, financial improvement, and extremist threats.

  • A comparative research of the states.

  • Projections pertaining to democracy making an allowance for the possibilities and constraints dealing with those international locations.

This textbook can be an integral educating software for classes on South Asia. It comprises pedagogical positive factors similar to political chronologies, political occasion descriptions, textual content containers, a word list, and recommendations for additional examining. Written in an obtainable kind and via specialists on South Asian politics, it deals scholars of South Asian politics a precious advent to a very varied region.

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