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“One nation,” BJP, and the future of Indian federalism. / Aiyar, Yamini; Tillin, Louise.

In: India Review, Vol. 19, No. 2, 14.03.2020, p. 117-135.

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Aiyar, Y & Tillin, L 2020, '“One nation,” BJP, and the future of Indian federalism', India Review, vol. 19, no. 2, pp. 117-135. https://doi.org/10.1080/14736489.2020.1744994

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Aiyar, Y., & Tillin, L. (2020). “One nation,” BJP, and the future of Indian federalism. India Review, 19(2), 117-135. https://doi.org/10.1080/14736489.2020.1744994

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Aiyar Y, Tillin L. “One nation,” BJP, and the future of Indian federalism. India Review. 2020 Mar 14;19(2):117-135. https://doi.org/10.1080/14736489.2020.1744994

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Aiyar, Yamini ; Tillin, Louise. / “One nation,” BJP, and the future of Indian federalism. In: India Review. 2020 ; Vol. 19, No. 2. pp. 117-135.

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