Democracy, Civil Society, and Health in India

  • Madhvi Gupta
  • Pushkar

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Madhvi Gupta, Pushkar
    Pages 1-13
  3. Madhvi Gupta, Pushkar
    Pages 14-40
  4. Madhvi Gupta, Pushkar
    Pages 41-64
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 99-133

About this book


India's health failures remain visible and pronounced despite high rates of economic growth since the 1980s and more than six decades of democratic rule. The authors address the key issues that emerge from the country's health situation, speculating on what it will take for low-income groups to begin claiming for better social services


Democracy civil society public services health India political freedom civil rights poverty democracy growth Public Services society

Authors and affiliations

  • Madhvi Gupta
    • 1
  • Pushkar
    • 2
  1. 1.Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani-GoaIndia
  2. 2.Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani-GoaIndia

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