ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Tackling Female Infanticide and Sex Selection in Tamil Nadu

This response to "Declining Child Sex Ratio and Sex Selection in India: A Demographic Epiphany"? (EPW, 18 August 2012) argues that contrary to the assertion in that article, state and non-governmental organisation interventions seem to have played an important role in reversing the decline in the 0-6 sex ratio in Tamil Nadu.

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