Author:Ch. Bala Ramulu

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Governance of Food Security Policies in India

By: Ch. Bala Ramulu

Price: $16.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2016

Seller ID: 111018

ISBN: 9789351282037

Condition: New


Public Policies, in India, are broadly of two types; policies which can alter the existing unequal socio-economic structure and policies which are of incremental nature. Policies like land reforms, if enforced effectively, belong to the first category, while Food Security Policies like Targeted Public Distribution System belong to the second category and do not affect the unequal social-economic structure. Though food security policies are in operation for several decades, they have not taken into account the food sovereignty—the right of people to have healthy and culturally appropriate foo... View more info