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Hospitals, Doctors and Nurses

finds that the personal contact network and information flow through this network to be amazingly efficient. There is also much migration of females in the rural areas following marriage. However, Libbee finds that the network is somewhat stronger in South than in the North of India. Muslims are prone towards endogamy as are many South Indians. There are some intriguing implications in terms of the spread of innovations, in these personal networks and Libbee hints at them, although he does not explore them in any detail.

Student Politics and National Politics in India

Lloyd I Rudolph Susanne Hoeber Rudolph Karuna Ahmed The emergence of youth as a new political class is a consequence of the creation and prolongation of youth as a distinctive life-stage with its attendant cultures and social arrangements. This has been made possible by the relatively rapid build-up of the educational system. And it has all been supported mainly by the requirements and rewards of industrial economies for literate, knowledgeable, and skilled labour forces working away from home and family, and also the aspiration that democratic citizens should be informed and responsible.

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