Poor Practices: contestations around 'Below Poverty Line' status in India

This article has two objectives. First, it interrogates the normative understanding of the identification of poor people as a technical process confined to the domain of experts. The paper analyses the construction of Below Poverty Line (bpl) status in India, and provides evidence for how this is co...

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Volume: 31
Main Author: Fernandez, Bina
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: ABINGDON Routledge 01.04.2010
Routledge, Taylor & Francis
ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD
published in: Third world quarterly Vol. 31; no. 3; pp. 415 - 430
Data of publication: 4/1/2010
ISSN: 0143-6597
1360-2241
EISSN: 1360-2241
Discipline: Economics
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Database: Web of Knowledge
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