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Terrorism and the Indian media a comparative study of the approach of English, Hindi, and Urdu newspapers towards terrorism by RДЃkeЕ›a SinhДЃ

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Published by India Policy Foundation in New Delhi .
Written in English


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Other titlesTerrorism, Indian media
Statementproject coordinator and author, Rakesh Sinha.
ContributionsIndia Policy Foundation.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 163 p. :
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23623250M
LC Control Number2009311907

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