Gabriele Köhler

Representations and juxtapositions

The war in Afghanistan as depicted in Germany.

Feb 06, 2013

Paradox of the Southasian welfare state

Southasian governments as a whole are already espousing a forward-looking state policy on welfare. The challenge now is to transform policy into action, while addressing the peculiar regional problem of social exclusion.

Sep 01, 2006

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