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Population, politics, and the future of southern Asia

Population, politics, and the future of southern Asia

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Urbanization -- South Asia -- Congresses,
    • Youth -- South Asia -- Congresses,
    • South Asia -- Population -- Congresses,
    • South Asia -- Politics and government -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by W. Howard Wriggins and James F. Guyot.
      ContributionsWriggins, W. Howard 1918- ed., Guyot, James F., ed., Columbia University. Southern Asian Institute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHB3635 .P66
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 402 p.
      Number of Pages402
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5416648M
      ISBN 100231237562, 0231037570
      LC Control Number73008673

      South Asia: Political 70°E 10°N 20° N 30 °N 40° N 60°N 80°E 90°E 60°E 70°E 80°E 90°E °E 40°N 3 0°N 2 0°N 10 °N INDIAN OCEAN Arabian Sea Bay of Bengal Kabul Dhaka New Delhi Thimphu Kathmandu Islamabad Colombo INDIA SRI LANKA PAKISTAN AFGHANISTAN BHUTAN NEPAL BANGLADESH W E N S National boundary National capital LEGEND File Size: KB.


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