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1. Jean Dreze and Amartya Sen, India: Economic Development and Social Opportunities (Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1999); Jean Dreze and Amartya Sen, Indian Development: Selected Regional Perspectives (Helsinki: WIDER, 1996).

2. Tapas Majumdar, ‘Education: Uneven Progress, Difficult Choices. In Hiranmay Karlekar, ed. Independent India: The First Fifty Years. (Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1998), p. 305.

3. Ibid. p. 306.

4. Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India, The Constitution Seventy-Third Amendment Act 1992 on the Panchayats, p. 5.

5. Rajiv Balakrishnan, ‘Adult Education in India—Policy and Perspectives’. Social Change, 32 (3 and 4) (2002): pp. 181-194.

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