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1. United Nations Statistics Division. Demographic and Social Statistics (available at http://unstats.un.org/unsd/demographic/products/socind/statistics.htm) [accessed October 2008].

2. United Nations. 2006. Demographic Yearbook (available at http://unstats.un.org/unsd/demographic/products/dyb/dybsets/2006%20DYB.pdf). New York, USA.

3. UN Population Division. World Population Prospects: The 2008 Revision Population Database (available at http://esa.un.org/unpp/index.asp?panel=1 ). New York, USA, Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations Secretariat.

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5. UNDP. Human Development Report 2009: India Factsheet (available at http://hdr.undp.org/en/reports/global/hdr2009/). New York, USA.

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9. FAO. 2007. The State Of Food And Agriculture 2007 (available at ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/010/a1200e/a1200e00.pdf). Rome.

10. FAO. 2003. Women in Agriculture, Environment and Rural Production. Fact sheet India (available at ftp://ftp.fao.org/sd/sdw/sdww/Ind.pdf). Bangkok, FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific.

11. FAO. World Census of Agriculture. Main Results by Country: India – Agricultural Census 1995/96 (available at http://www.fao.org/fileadmin/templates/ess/documents/world_census_of_agriculture/main_results_by_country/2000indiaweb.pdf). Rome.

12. Deshpande, R. S. 2003. Current land policy issues in India (available at ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/006/y5026e/y5026e03.pdf). In Land Reform, Special Edition, 2003/3. Rome, FAO.

13. FAO. 2002. Gender and law: Women’s rights in agriculture (available at http://www.fao.org/DOCREP/005/Y4311E/Y4311E00.HTM) . FAO Legislative Studies 76, Rev. 1. Rome.

14. Agarwal, B. 2002. Are We Not Peasants Too? Land Rights and Women’s Claims in India (available at http://www.popcouncil.org/pdfs/seeds/seeds21.pdf). New York: USA, The Population Council.

15. Mearns, R. 1999. Access to Land in Rural India. World Bank Policy Research Working Paper 2123. Washington DC, The World Bank.

16. Ministry of Law and Justice. Constitution of India (available at http://lawmin.nic.in/coi/coiason29july08.pdf). New Delhi.

17. Ministry of Law and Justice. India Code (available at http://indiacode.nic.in/). New Delhi.

18. Convention on the Elimination of All Form of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). 2005. CEDAW/C/IND/2-3. Consideration of reports submitted by States parties under article 18 of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women. Second and Thirs periodic report of States parties. India (available at http://www.un.org/womenwatch/daw/cedaw/reports.htm). New York, USA.

19. FAO, IFAD & ILC. 2004. Rural Women’s Access to Land and Property in selected Countries. Progress Towards Achieving the Aims of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (available at http://www.landcoalition.org/docs/ccedawr.htm). Rome.

20. Besley, T. & Burgess, R. 1997. Land reform, poverty reduction and growth: Evidence from India (available at http://sticerd.lse.ac.uk/dps/de/dedps13.pdf). London, London School of Economics.

21. The Ministry of Women and Child Development website (available at http://wcd.nic.in/). New Delhi.

22. Planning Commission Government of India. Five years plans (available at http://planningcommission.nic.in/plans/planrel/fiveyr/welcome.html). New Delhi.

23. Pur, K. A. & Moore, M. 2007. Ambiguous Institutions: Traditional Governance and Local Democracy in Rural India (available at http://www2.ids.ac.uk/gdr/cfs/pdfs/Wp282%20web.pdf). IDS Working Paper 282. Brighton, UK, Institute of Development Studies (IDS) at the University of Sussex.

24. FAO. 2004. Land and Livelihoods: Making Land Rights Real for India’s Rural Poor (available at ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/007/j2602e/j2602e00.pdf). Working Paper 12. Rome.

25. National Sample Survey Organisation. 1999. Common Property Resources in India (available at http://mospi.nic.in/rept%20_%20pubn/452_final.pdf). New Delhi.

26. World Bank. 2007. India Land Policies for Growth and Poverty Reduction (available at http://www-wds.worldbank.org/servlet/main?menuPK=64187510&pagePK=64193027&piPK=64187937&theSitePK=523679&entityID=000310607_20070831102106). Washington DC.

27. UN-HABITAT. 2007. Policy Makers Guide to Women’s Land, Property and Housing Rights Across the World. United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT): Nairobi, Kenya.

28. National Portal Secretariat. The National Portal of India: Local Government (available at http://india.gov.in/knowindia/local_govt.php?pg=1). New Delhi.

29. Raghunandan, T. R. 2003. Ugly duckling to swan (available at http://www.indiatogether.org/2003/apr/gov-kardcrefm.htm). In India Together, April 2003. Bangalore, India, India Together.

30. World Bank. 2008. World Development Report 2008 - Agriculture for Development (available at http://siteresources.worldbank.org/INTWDR2008/Resources/WDR_00_book.pdf). Washington DC.

31. Census of Agriculture. 2000-2001.

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