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Ecocriticism: Big Ideas and Practical Strategies
Swarnalatha Rangarajan and Scott Slovic (Ed.)

Rs. 225, Paperback, 176 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-93-5287-203-9

This book provides a detailed introduction to the multifaceted and evolving discipline of ecocriticism. It locates ecocriticism within the varied domains of the Romantic movement, science, ethics, feminism and urban life, while tracing the evolution of the field...

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Women in Political Thought: The Quest for Gender Equality and Beyond
Sushila Ramaswamy

Rs. 995, Hardback, 408 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-93-86689-58-0

Women and Political Thought provides an in-depth analysis of women´s role and place in political thought.Beginning with Greek political thought, Sushila Ramaswamy traces the history of eighteenth-century liberalism, which, she demonstrates, carried the seed of modern feminism...

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Economic Growth in India and its Many Dimensions
Arup Mitra

Rs. 975, Hardback, 360 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-93-5287-087-5

We are told that the Indian economy has posted a high growth rate for about two decades. But how good is this growth? Is industry the engine of growth?...

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We Who Wove with Lotus Thread: Summoning Community in South India
Aarti Kawlra

Rs. 695, Hardback, 216 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-93-5287-172-8

We Who Wove is the first in-depth ethnographic study of the Telugu-speaking Padma Saliyars of Tamil Nadu, who claim a high status among hereditary weaving castes...

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The Substance of Play: Principles of Pre-primary Teaching
K. T. Margaret

Rs. 495, Paperback, 320 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-93-5287-139-1

In this book, K. T. Margaret sets out to explain the substance of play and why she believes it is the most important element in the education of pre-primary children...

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Mobilizing Krishna´s World: The Writings of Prince Savant Singh of Kishangarh
Heidi R. M. Pauwels

Rs. 925, Hardback, 280 pp
158 x 240 mm, 978-93-5287-128-5

Savant Singh (1694–1764), the Rajput prince of Kishangarh, is famous for commissioning beautiful works of miniature painting and composing Krishna bhakti poetry under the nom de plume Nagaridas...

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Jacques Lacan: From Clinic to Culture
Mahitosh Mandal and Sumit Chakrabarti

Rs. 320, Paperback, 244 pp
236 x 216 mm, 978-93-5287-190-2

This volume provides an overview of Lacan´s significant psychoanalytic theories. It delves into the various ways in which Lacan made sense of the human subject, discusses the clinical structures of psychosis, neurosis and perversion...

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Indigenous Imaginaries: Literature, Region, Modernity
E. V. Ramakrishnan, Professor Emeritus, Central University of Gujarat,

Rs. 775, Hardback, 296 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-93-86689-45-0

Indigenous Imaginaries explores the interfaces and transactions among languages, literatures and cultures in the Indian subcontinent...

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A Short History of American Literature
Krishna Sen and Ashok Sengupta

Rs. 410, paperback, 424 pp
140 x 216 mm, 978-93-86392-72-5

A Short History of American Literature is a succinct survey of over five hundred years of American literature. It conveys the uniqueness of American literature by focusing on the sociopolitical contexts that shaped America’s literary productions...

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34th Annual Awards for Excellence in Book Production
The Federation of Indian Publishers (FIP) , September 2, 2016 | New Delhi
Orient BlackSwan won three awards at the 34th Annual Awards for Excellence in Book Production, organised by The Federation of Indian Publishers.
1. In the General Books (Hardbound) : Regional Languages category our title:
People's Linguistic Survey of India - Vol. 9, Part 3: Languages of Gujarat (Gujarati)
won the First Prize.
2. In the Reference Books: Hindi category, our title:
People's Linguistic Survey of India - Vol. 16, Part 1: Languages of Madhya Pradesh (Hindi) 
won the First Prize
3. In the Price Lists, Catalogues & Brochures (Hindi) category, our Hindi Pustakein 2015-16 (for Universities) catalogue won the Second Prize.
Ms Sugandhi Kapoor (Vice President, Publishing - Indian Languages) and Mr Rakesh Khemani (Senior Regional Production Manager) accepted the awards on behalf of Orient BlackSwan.
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