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Book Review: Government as practice: democratic left in a transforming India. / Das, Ritanjan.

In: Journal of South Asian Development, Vol. 12, No. 3, 23.11.2017, p. 331-341.

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Das, Ritanjan. / Book Review: Government as practice: democratic left in a transforming India. In: Journal of South Asian Development. 2017 ; Vol. 12, No. 3. pp. 331-341.

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