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Ethnic conflict and conflict management

Partha S. Ghosh

Ethnic conflict and conflict management

the Indian case

by Partha S. Ghosh

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Published by International Centre for Ethnic Studies in Kandy, Sri Lanka .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • India -- Ethnic relations.,
    • India -- Politics and government -- 1947-

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPartha S. Ghosh.
      SeriesICES pamphlet series ;, 2
      ContributionsInternational Centre for Ethnic Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS430 .G47 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination39 p. ;
      Number of Pages39
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL319973M
      ISBN 109555800138
      LC Control Number97900542

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