Browse by Subject "India"
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(2013-08-22)A central question in the field of global studies is how does the development planning of emerging economies address social inequality? The emerging economies have achieved remarkable economic success in recent years; ...
(2008-08)The purpose of this paper is to familiarize the LIS professionals with the statistical databases that act as knowledge support system for interdisciplinary research in social sciences. Recent changes made in the Indian ...
(Program for Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS) : University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1996-11)
The Spatialization of Knowledge and Power at the Astronomical Observatories of Sawai Jai Singh II, c. 1721-1743 CE (2011-05-25)This dissertation is about the production of astronomical knowledge in northern India during the eighteenth century and the specific architectural elements and landscape configurations that affected the mobility and utility ...
(2011-08-26)In this dissertation, I evaluate two approaches that have the potential to improve child welfare, which persists at high levels in the developing world. In the first essay, I evaluate whether the Indian government's child ...
(2011-01-21)This dissertation examines the ways in which policy ideas in education are produced, legitimated and promoted through transnational networks. The relationship between India's education policy and its skilled diasporic ...
(Program for Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS) : University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1997-07)
(2013-05-24)Cultural landscapes are a part of a nation’s heritage and are narratives of the by-gone era. These landscapes exhibit our culture and history and it is equally important to conserve them, along with built monuments, to ...
(Program for Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS) : University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2003)An analysis of welfare economics in South Asia and how they have been affected by globalization and liberalization. Focuses on the environmental concerns of these changes.