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Collective violence in a provincial city

D. Parthasarathy

Collective violence in a provincial city

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Published by Oxford University Press in New Delhi, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Vijayawāda (India),
  • India,
  • Vijayawāda,
  • Inia
    • Subjects:
    • Violence -- India -- Vijayawāda -- Case studies.,
    • Violence -- Political aspects -- India -- Vijayawāda -- Case studies.,
    • Riots -- Inia -- Vijayawāda -- Case studies.,
    • Ethnicity -- India -- Vijayawāda -- Case studies.,
    • Vijayawāda (India) -- Ethnic relations -- Case studies.

    • About the Edition

      Study conducted in Vijayawāda City, India.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [188]-200) and index.

      StatementD. Parthasarathy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN690.V45 P37 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 204 p. :
      Number of Pages204
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL319803M
      ISBN 100195641396
      LC Control Number97900361

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