DOI:​10.1017/S0026749X1700004X
Corpus ID: 119103833
Corruption and Factionalism in Contemporary Punjab: An ethnographic account from rural Malwa
N. Martín
Published 1 May 2018
Political Science
Modern Asian Studies
Abstract Over the length of its current tenure, Punjab's Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has sought to become more a socially inclusive party, more responsive to popular demands, and even to improve… Expand
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