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Second Language Learning in a Foreign Language Environment: A Pragma-Discoursal Account
Rs. 500, Paperback, 264 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-81-920475-9-1
The aspects of written discourse addressed in this collection of nine papers are represented in terms of the defining informational constraints on their standard use, and the associated pragma-discoursal impact on the message...
Anna Kurian,Pramod K. Nayar (Ed.)
Rs. 210, Paperback, 256 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-81-250-6012-3
This book presents an array of contexts that operated in Shakespeare's plays. These include ideas about kingship and authority...
Nandana Dutta,Pramod K. Nayar (Ed.)
Rs. 360, Paperback, 472 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-81-250-6234-9
This book provides a backdrop to the study of American literature. Surveying over four hundred years of American history...
Disnarration: The Unsaid Matters
Rs. 725, Hardback, 196 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-81-250-6238-7
Disnarration: The Unsaid Matters is the outcome of a conference on the theme of disnarration, narrative refusals, counterfactual histories, held at IIT Bombay, Mumbai...
Nursing and Empire: Gendered Labor and Migration from India to the United States
Sujani K. Reddy
Rs. 875, Hardback, 288 pp
158 x 240 mm, 978-81-250-6230-1
Drawing on extensive archival research and compelling life-history interviews, Nursing and Empire examines the lives of Indian nurses, which have unfolded against a complex backdrop of Anglo-American...
Rs. 350, Paperback, 360 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-81-250-5954-7
This book is a Telugu version of the Book The Fall and Rise of Telangana published by Orient BlackSwan in 2014...
Decolonisation and the Politics of Transition in South Asia
Rs. 1395, Hardback, 456 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-81-250-6252-3
This volume interrogates the concept of decolonisation, which is often taken to mean a transfer of power from a colonial to an indigenous elite...
Desire and Defiance: A Study of Bengali Women in Love, 1850-1930
Rs. 1095, Hardback, 320 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-81-250-6235-6
Power is the key element of patriarchy; and the other significant element is love. Traditional control over women’s sexuality was rearticulated in the mid-nineteenth century through the ideology of a non-consensual...
The Writings of James Manor: Politics and State-Society Relations in India
James Manor With a Foreword by Niraja Gopal Jayal
Rs. 795, Hardback, 384 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-81-250-6250-9
The Writings of James Manor: Politics and State-Society Relations in India is a definitive collection of essays which depicts Manor’s range of interests. They are divided into five sections...
The Languages of Uttarakhand - Volume 30, Part 2 - People’s Linguistic Survey of India
Uma Bhatt, Shekhar Pathak
Rs. 1295, Hardback, 348 pp
180 x 240 mm, 978-81-250-5626-3
The People’s Linguistics Survey of India tries to give an idea of the extant and dying languages of India. It is the outcome of a nationwide survey of languages that has been documented by linguists...
Arpita Mukhopadhyay,Sumit Chakrabarti (Ed.)
Rs. 160, Paperback, 152 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-81-250-6073-4
This volume attempts to locate feminism/s within historical and critical perspectives, and provides a broad framework within which to locate the possible politics of feminism...
Psychoanalytic Theory and Criticism
Rs. 140, Paperback, 116 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-81-250-6072-7
This book is designed to help students learn the basics of psychoanalytic theory and criticism as they have developed in the last hundred years and as they have been put to use...
Nursing Research and Statistics
Anurag Bhai Patidar
Rs. 350, Paperback, 424 pp
180 x 240 mm, 978-81-7371-979-0
This book provides step-by-step instructions how to undertake and execute a research project and how to use statistics and statistical tools to analyse and interpret the findings of the project...
Writing and Editing News
K. V. Krishnaswamy was Deputy Editor, The Hindu
Rs. 675, Hardback, 232 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-81-250-5904-2
Writing and Editing News is an introduction to the basics of news writing, editing, and accountability and ethics.The author discusses the value of maintaining objectivity and...
Women Survivors of Violence: Genesis and Growth of a State Support System
Anjali Dave is Professor, School of Social Work, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai.
Rs. 525, Hardback, 224 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-81-250-5915-8
Women Survivors of Violence is a first-person account of the evolution of the Special Cells for Women and Children,Mombai. In the mid-1980s...
India's First Democratic Revolution: Dayanand Bandodkar and the Rise of the Bahujan in Goa
Parag D. Parobo is Assistant Professor, Department of History, Goa University.
Rs. 875, Hardback, 268 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-81-250-5926-4
India's First Democratic Revolution tells the little explored story of caste-based land and power relations in pre-colonial and colonial Goa, caste movements in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries...
From Plassey to Partition and After: A History of Modern India
Rs. 395, Paperback, 608 pp
140 x 216 mm, 2014, 978-81-250-5723-9
Since its first publication in 2004, From Plassey to Partition has come to be regarded as an authoritative history of modern India and this enlarged edition offers a perceptive analysis of India's efforts towards modernisation and democratisation since Independence...
The Problem of Caste
Satish Deshpande (Ed.)
Rs. 595, Paperback, 436 pp
158 x 240 mm, 2014, 978-81-250-5501-3
Caste is one of the oldest concerns of the social sciences in India that continues to be relevant even today.This book tracks how scholars from different disciplines have responded to the caste question in independent India and highlights recent shifts in perspective.
Revisiting 1956: B. R. Ambedkar and States Reorganisation
Sudha Pai and Avinash Kumar
Rs. 625, Hardback, 256 pp
140 x 216 mm, 2014, 978-81-250-5514-3
In 1938, when he opposed the formation of Karnatak Province along linguistic lines, Ambedkar pointed out,we have been living together.only to emphasise the fact that those who want that this unity be sundered must consider this matter in a much more serious way and not on grounds which are purely sentimental...
The Languages of Meghalaya
G. N. Devy (Ed)and Esther Syiem(Ed)
Rs. 1575, Hardback, 456 pp
180 x 240 mm, 2014, 978-81-250-5517-4
This thirty-eighth volume of the People's Linguistic Survey of India is devoted to the Indian Sign Language (ISL), the language of the Deaf in India. The articles in the volume are divided into four parts. The first discusses both its formal linguistic and 'orthographic' features...
Figurations in Indian Film
Meheli Sen and Anustup Basu
Rs. 875, Hardback, 304 pp
158 x 240 mm, 2014, 978-81-250-5425-2
Just as the celebration of 100 years of Indian cinema comes to an end, this book takes stock of continuities as well as breaks that have made Indian cinema what it is now Volume contains original, sophisticated and complementary selection of chapters that examine 'figures' in and of Indian cinema...
The Modern Spirit of Asia: The Spiritual and the Secular in China and India
Peter van der Veer
Rs. 850, Hardback, 296 pp
158 x 240 mm, 2014, 978-81-250-5424-5
The Modern Spirit of Asia challenges the notion that modernity in China and India are derivative imitations of the West, arguing that these societies have transformed their ancient traditions in unique and distinctive ways. Peter van der Veer begins with nineteenth-century imperial history, exploring how Western concepts...
Pathways to Power: The Domestic Politics of South Asia
Arjun Guneratne and Anita M. Weiss
Rs. 995, Hardback, 432 pp
158 x 240 mm, 2014, 978-81-250-5457-3
Pathways to Power introduces the domestic politics of South Asia in broad comparative perspective, revealing the interplay between politics, cultural values, human security, and historical luck. While these are important correlations everywhere...
The Shifting Scales of Justice: The Supreme Court in Neo-liberal India
Mayur Suresh and Siddharth Narrain
Rs. 650, Hardback, 228 pp
140 x 216 mm, 2014, 978-81-250-5432-0
In the course of the last two decades, the Supreme Court has tried to regulate the use of India's forest resources, has passed orders on the type of fuel to be used by urban public transport, has controlled appointments to the higher judiciary and has even claimed the power to declare constitutional amendments invalid.
The Writings of D. N. Dhanagare: The Missing Tradition: Debates and Discourses in Indian Sociology
Rs. 795, Hardback, 416 pp
140 x 216 mm, 2014,978-81-250-5455-9
D. N. Dhanagare has been an inspirational figure for students and scholars of sociology for over four decades now. His seminal writings on peasant movements, farmer's issues, state, civil society, Green Revolution, to name a few, are notable contributions to the discipline...
Combating Corruption: The Indian Case
Yogesh Atal and Sunil K.Choudhary
Rs. 695, Hardback, 312 pp
140 x 216 mm, 2014, 978-81-250-5233-3
With the exposure of major scams like 2G spectrum, Commonwealth Games and Adarsh, public anger against corruption boiled over as witnessed in the massive protests of 2011-12...
Cultural History of Early South Asia: A Reader
Rs. 850, Hardback, 388 pp
140 x 216 mm, 2014,978-81-250-5359-0
From Plassey to Partition is an eminently readable account of the emergence of India as a nation. It covers about two hundred years of political and socio-economic turbulence...
Neoliberalism and Water: Complicating the Story of 'Reforms' in Maharashtra
Rs.750, Hardback,340 pp
140 x 216 mm, 2014, 978-81-250-5491-7
• Neoliberalism and Water tells us the story of the reforms in the water sector in Maharashtra in the first decade of the twenty-first century.
• It looks at it through the prism of neoliberalism, which works in combination with other processes, and by the specific nature of water as a resource...
The Fall and Rise of Telangana
Rs. 395, Paperback, 344 pp
140 x 216 mm, 2014, 978-81-250-5474-0
Post Independence, the state of Andhra Pradesh was created by merging the Telangana region, a part of the princely state of Hyderabad, with the coastal region of Andhra and Rayalaseema...
Antenatal and Intrapartum Fetal Surveillance
Sir Sabaratnam Arulkumaran, Rohana Haththotuwa, Jaydeep Tank, Parikshit Tank
Rs. 575, Paperback, 332 pp
180 x 240 mm, 2013, 978-81-7371-864-9
Surveillance of the fetus is practised by obstetricians and midwives on a daily basis to prevent stillbirth and neonatal death. Yet, there is no specific book to cover this area of practice...
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