ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Para-Democracy in Bihar

Arvind N Das THE ways in which the metropolitan unintelligentsia reacts to Bihar is distinctly odd, Il exhibits greater ignorance about Bihar than about Bosnia and relates to developments in the state as if they have taken place in some strange never, never land. Stereotyping has substituted for sensitivity and caricaturing has replaced understanding. It is no wonder, therefore, that Bihar mystifies economic analysts and political commentators alike.

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