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Communication technology and human development

recent experiences in the Indian social sector

by Avik Ghosh

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Published by Sage Publications in New Delhi, Thousand Oaks [Calif.] .
Written in English

  • India,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Communication -- India -- Social aspects.,
    • Communication and technology -- India.,
    • Information technology -- Social aspects -- India.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementAvik Ghosh.
      LC ClassificationsHN690.Z9 I564 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3416967M
      ISBN 100761934383, 0761934391
      LC Control Number2005033243

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