Author: Abusaleh ShariffMehtabul Azam/Publisher: Institute of Objective StudiesYear: 2004Language: EnglishPages: 158ISBN/UPC (if available): 81852205824
The present book is an attempt to present the facts about Muslim community vis-à-vis other communities in India in the fields of demography, economic status and performance over the last decade suing the reliable data provided by government agencies alike National sample Survey Organization and Census of India. It also used data from well-recognized sources like National Council of applied Economic Research, New Delhi and National Family Health Surveys, IIPS, Mumbai. The book tries to analyse various threats and opportunities the community face as a whole and the steps needed to promote community’s welfare.
INTRODUCTION TO THE SERIESFOREWORDPREFACECHAPTER 1IntroductionCHAPTER 2Muslims within the Pluralistic Nature of Indian SocietyCHAPTER 3Population, Size & DistributionCHAPTER 4Economic ParticipationCHAPTER 5EducationCHAPTER 6Gender IssuesCHAPTER 7Political Participation and WelfareCHAPTER 8Demographic and Health Characteristics among Social GroupsCHAPTER 9ConclusionSummaryAppendixReferencesIndex