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Backwardness and welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in India


, : Backwardness and welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in India. Backwardness and welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in India: xi + 121

This study on Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes deals with dimensions of their backwardness and efforts made so far to improve their living conditions. The emphasis has been mainly on economic dimensions such as asset ownership, employment income, indebtedness and skills. The study also lists several measures taken by different government agencies to promote their welfare. Secondary data available from both macro and micro sources were used.

Accession: 001534499



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