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Patching Development

Information Politics and Social Change in India

Rajesh Veeraraghavan

Modern South Asia

  • Shows how the National Rural Employment Guarantee program in India has confronted last mile problems in implementation
  • Casts new light on the challenges and benefits of using information and technology to implement development programs
  • Includes a rare ethnographic study of a developmental program that illuminates the multilevel contestation of bureaucrats, politicians, and social movements
  • Borrows the term "patching" from tech to systemically think about addressing problems in socioeconomic development

$29.95

Paperback

Published: 24 December 2021

256 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197567821


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Ebook


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$29.95

Paperback

Published: 24 December 2021

256 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197567821


Also Available As:

Ebook


Also Available In:


Bookseller Code (01)

Patching Development

Information Politics and Social Change in India

Rajesh Veeraraghavan

Modern South Asia

  • Shows how the National Rural Employment Guarantee program in India has confronted last mile problems in implementation
  • Casts new light on the challenges and benefits of using information and technology to implement development programs
  • Includes a rare ethnographic study of a developmental program that illuminates the multilevel contestation of bureaucrats, politicians, and social movements
  • Borrows the term "patching" from tech to systemically think about addressing problems in socioeconomic development

$29.95

Paperback

Published: 24 December 2021

256 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197567821


Also Available As:

Ebook


Also Available In:


Bookseller Code (01)