2 edition of Democracy and contemporary challenges found in the catalog.
Democracy and contemporary challenges
Habib Mohamed Sesay
Includes bibliographical references (leaf 23).
|Statement||Habib M. Sesay.|
|LC Classifications||JQ3121.A91 S44 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||23 leaves ;|
|Number of Pages||23|
|LC Control Number||94212347|
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Q.4 Now let us think only about India. Think of all the challenges that democracy faces in contemporary India. List those five that should be addressed first of all. The listing should be in order of priority, i.e., the number 1, and so on.
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