Karnataka is among the few Indian states which have been reform-oriented. It is a story of reform efforts in several areas. Karnataka is in a state of transition. This book seeks to capture the dynamics of the newly emerging trends in Karnataka as it tries to engage itself with the forces of the new economic order and as it readily adapts itself to rapidly changing conditions. It helps connect readers to Karnataka and see what is happening there. This book represents the collective efforts of the most respected voices in their respective areas. The expertise of the contributors in their respec... View More...
Shimla, Indian Institute of Advanced Studies: 2001
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Ageing is a universal experience for everyone, with diversity in meaning and interpretation. The global phenomenon of platoon ageing also afflicts India. Though the process of ageing of India's population is still in its early phase, it is expected to gain momentum in the 21st century and pose a major problem to the country. Care for the elderly is fast emerging as a critical element public and private concern. The interface between the State and social institutions in the care of the elderly forms an important area of inquiry. The book seeks to examine how India has been coping with the prob... View More...