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Terrains of resistance nonviolent social movements and the contestation of place in India by Paul Routledge

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English



  • India.


  • Social movements -- India.,
  • Passive resistance -- India.,
  • Nonviolence.,
  • Social change.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [151]-166) and index.

StatementPaul Routledge ; foreword by John Agnew.
LC ClassificationsHN683.5 .R63 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 170 p. ;
Number of Pages170
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1736542M
ISBN 100275945170
LC Control Number92041608

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