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2001 Anita Raina Thapan (ed.)
The Penguin Swami Chinmayananda Reader
Penguin/Viking; New Delhi, India; 2004; 0670058114; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 15 Cms x 23 Cms 
Printed Pages: 313. 007760

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2002 Anita Roy
21 Under 40: New Stories for a New Generation
Zubaan/Atlantic Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2007; 8189884034; Softcover; New; 
A companion to The Archaeology of Rock-Art (Cambridge 1998), this new collection edited by Christopher Chippindale and George Nash addresses the most important component around the rock-art panel - its landscape. The Figured Landscapes of Rock-Art draws together the work of many well-known scholars from key regions of the world for rock-art and for rock-art research. It provides a unique, broad and varied insight into the arrangement, location, and structure of rock-art and its place within the landscapes of ancient worlds as ancient people experienced them. Packed with illustrations, as befits a book about images, The Figured Landscapes of Rock-Art offers a visual as well as a literary key to the understanding of this most lovely and alluring of archaeological traces. Printed Pages: 239. 109490

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2003 Anita Roy (ed.)
21 Under 40: New Stories for a New Generation
Zubaan; New Delhi, India; First Edition; Paperback; New; 
This exciting new anthology showcases 21 of the best short stories by South Asian women under the age of 40. Ranging from the lyrical to the humourous to the darkly disturbing, these previously unpublished stories highlight the desires, concerns and obsessions of young women from the subcontinent. A new generation of writers is emerging who are boldly tracking new forms and styles, including historical detective fiction, graphic short stories, stories intercut with email and sms messages. The stories are as varied as the women themselves, and celebrate the diversity and range of women’s literature for the twenty-first century. Printed Pages: 239. 027054

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2004 Anita Sengupta & Mirzokhid Rakhimov (Eds
Insights and Commentaries: South and Central Asia
KW Publishers; New Delhi, India; 2015; 9789383649631; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
This volume emerged out of a search for scholarship that has studied connectivity between South and Central Asia from a variety of perspectives. Geographically and culturally, the vision that India has had of the region she referred to as Central Asia is of a space extending across China westward upto the Aral Sea and including within it Balkh, Bukhara and Samarkand. The Indian fascination with the region extends to various levels as this is the region out of which invading tribes entered India, across whose Silk Routes trade flourished and also the region where Indian culture and religion spread. Keeping this in mind the volume begins with an overview of positions from which the region has been traditionally situated from the Indian perspective as also reflections on the current scenario in terms of the geopolitical transformations of recent times. It then moves on to examine the history of the political, cultural and economic connections between the two regions from comparative perspectives. Written by specialists from Uzbekistan the articles reflect on connections that had ancient roots and shared historical experiences. The first set of articles focus on the historical linkages between the two regions. Another set looks at similar developments in the region in terms of transformations in the socio-political life of the people as also in the economy. Encounters and the necessity of security cooperation between the two regions is the focus of a third set of articles. The second part of the volume looks into certain issues that are significant in both South and Central Asia. Written with Uzbek insight they reflect on Soviet and post-Soviet state policies on a range of issues from gender and maternity policies, ethnic policies and social stratification, information policy and policies related to global organizations that have comparable relevance in the Indian context.Printed Pages: 422. 105029

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2005 Anita Sengupta & Suchandana Chatterjee (Eds)
Globalising Geographies: Perspectives From Eurasia
KW Publishers; New Delhi, India; 2015; 9789383649297; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
This volume examines the Eurasian engagement with geographies of globalisation through an understanding of the intersection of space and place in Eurasia, Eurasian encounters with globalisation in terms of shifting spheres in politics, economics and culture, levels of integration and the intricate patterns of roads and routes. It also takes note of challenges encountered by social groups and communities in the face of globalising tendencies. The role of emerging alternatives within the region and community partnerships in Eurasia has also been addressed. Written by Eurasian scholars and others working on the region, it takes note of the formal and informal linkages between local communities and the larger global arena of which they are a part. The Eurasian context and the changing contours of Eurasia’s globalised space have been addressed in this book. The book would be of value to scholars and practitioners engaged in policy debates and area studies.Printed Pages: 396. 104251

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2006 Anita Sengupta & Suchandana Chatterjee (Eds)
The State in Eurasia: Performance in Local and Global Arenas
KW Publishers; New Delhi, India; 2013; 9789381904473; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Since the emergence of post-Soviet states in the Eurasian space there has been considerable reflection on the role that the state has played in the local and global arenas. Transformation from being part of the Soviet to independent existence has meant state involvement in the forging of new nations out of disparate identities based on the criteria of national languages, the reinterpretation of historical events, depiction of personality-centric themes, the portrayal of illustrative careers and the rhetoric of development. This volume focuses on some of the aspects of this involvement through studies of the performative role of the Central Asian states in the arena of politics, diplomacy, culture, historical memory, and their interaction within the Eurasian space. It reflects on ways in which the state reacts to society and how discourses in the field of economy, society and culture dovetail with or diverge from the political discourse about state-building.Relations between formal institutions and informal structures; emerging conceptions of democracy in the context of the Tulip Revolution in Kyrgyzstan and the disruptive events in western Kazakhstan during the twentieth anniversary of the republics independence; the nature of bilateral and multilateral alignments among regional and interregional actors are some of the aspects through which the role of the state has been examined by the authors. The volume seeks to address the question of how the state acts as an agent of influence and control not just on performative traditions but also in the creation of a single community as the basis for a nation.Printed Pages: 300. 104321

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2007 Anita Sharma
Learn Chinese Through English
Goodwill Publishing House; New Delhi, India; 8172451091; Softcover; New; 
(LEARN CHINESE THROUGH ENGLISH) is intended to be an intensive course book for beginners who have just started learning Chinese. This book lays emphasis on improving the ability of the learner to use Chinese for conversation.In recent years, the opportunities for business and educational trips to China have increased rapidly. Without some knowledge of the Chinese language, however, you will be either confined to your hotels and offices where English is spoken or totally dependent on the services of an interpreter.This book provides you the sentence pattern you will most often need and the vocabulary with which you can create new sentences. I have used not only easy-to-understand language, but also simple grammar. By recognizing the grammatical patterns each time they reappear, you will soon be able to use them on your own.In all the chapters, the English sentence is followed by its pronunciation in Chinese, known as pinyin which is the official transliteration of Chinese characters. This is followed by Chinese characters, known as Hanzi. The Hanzi used in this book are the simplified characters of China. Meaning of each Chinese character is given under it in English. If you have difficulty in pronouncing a Chinese word or phrase, you can point to the accompanying Hanzi and ask the Chinese with whom you wish to communicate to read it.In pinyin, I have given tones as they are listed in. the dictionary. In the introduction, I have explained how tone of some words depend on the tone of the word following; so while speaking Chinese, do keep in mind this change in tones.The key to learning a new language is repetition. Begin by practising a few simple phrases and then carry on with difficult ones. I am very grateful to Mr. Wushan whose expertise in writing pinyin was a great help to me. I am very-much indebted to - husband Surinder, who is also in the field Chinese language, for valuable suggestions. Printed Pages: 304. 108083

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2008 Anita Sharma
Early Indian Buddhism: A Study of the Contribution of Major Urban Centres to Its Development
Vidyanidhi Prakashan; New Delhi, India; 2004; 818670048X; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 15 Cms x 23 Cms 
Printed Pages: 348. 003902

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2009 Anita Sharma
Chinese Made Easy
Goodwill Publishing House; New Delhi, India; 8172453949; Softcover; New; 
“Chinese Made Easy” has been compiled keeping in mind the interests of those who want to learn Chinese in an easy and systematic way. This book can be used in institutions as a textbook and it is also suitable for those who want to study Chinese language on their own. The sentences in each text have been arranged in three lines with Chinese characters, Romanisation and English Translation. Printed Pages: 256. 108125

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2010 Anita Sharma
The Lepchas of Dzongu Region in Sikkim: A Narrative of Cultural Heritage and Folklore
Aryan Books International; New Delhi, India; 2013; 8173054436; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 190 with 4 maps & 91 colours illustrations. 100132

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2011 Anita Sharma
The Sherthukpens of Arunachal Pradesh: A Narrative of Cultural Heritage and Folklore
Aryan Books International; New Delhi, India; 2013; 8173054444; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 200 with 2 maps & 53 colours illustrations. 100133

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2012 Anita Sharma & Dalip Malhotra (Authors)
Personality and Social Norms
Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2007; 8180694844; Hardcover; New; New; 
This study attempts to understand how social norms develop amongst different personality and gender groups. Employing Sherifs autokinesis and Aschs perceptual tasks, along with two tests-anagrams and serial positioning effect, it investigates whether introverts or extraverts and males or females learn social norms faster as based on observational contentions of Eysenck. Printed Pages: 285. 112557

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2013 Anita Sharma (ed.)
Buddhism in East Asia: Aspects of History's First Universal Religion Presented in the Modern Context
Vidyanidhi Prakashan; New Delhi, India; 2012; 9789380651408; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 16 x 24 Cm 
Printed Pages: 269. 037317

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2014 Anita Sharma; Foreword By Shereen Ratnagar
The Bakkarwals of Jammu and Kashmir: Navgating Through Nomadism
Niyogi Books; New Delhi, India; 2009; 8189738488; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 29 x 26 Cm 
Sedentary patterns of living are often termed as ‘civilized’, yet, in semi-arid regions, pastoral nomadism remains an efficient subsistence-base. While seven per cent of India is nomadic, a majority have little access to development programmes. Research across continents reveals that the success of such initiatives among nomads is contingent upon their sensitivity to a mobile lifestyle. The pastoral Bakkarwals of Jammu and Kashmir herd goat and sheep and are a subset of the buffalo-herding Gujjars of the State. They migrate and return annually from the hills of the Jammu-Poonch region through the insurgency-riddled Pir Panjal into the Valley, to beyond the tree line atop the highland pastures of the Greater Himalayas. The Bakkarwals of Jammu and Kashmir: Navigating through Nomadism presents this almost entirely nomadic community, through an ethnography of their social association, religion, language, folklore and material culture, normative beliefs and indigenous knowledge, the contexts for development, gender relations, the nature of power and reciprocity, as well as the indices of change, with the aim to sensitize the reader to the precariousness of their lives, as also to their remarkable vitality and grace. Printed Pages: 196 with 133 b/w photographs. 028496

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2015 Anita Silvey
Everything I Need to Know I Learned from a Children's Book
Roaring Brook Press/TBI; New Delhi, India; 1596433957; Hardcover; New; New; 
113065

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2016 Anita Singh & Tarun Tapas Mukherjee (Eds)
Gender, Space and Resistance: Women and Theatre in India
D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2013; 8124606927; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
This book explores the presence and contribution of women to the recorded history of Indian theatre. It provides a platform to raise, discuss and debate issues, aesthetics and techniques connected with the Indian theatre in the backdrop of political, social and moral values of women in theatre. An attempt to fill up the vacuum of scholarly literature on the role of women in theatre, this book expects to create enough academic value and interest. Its content unearths the dynamics of gender in the history of theatre. It extensively deals with the theoretical and practical aspects of women's theatre. This anthology also addresses the various social issues associated with gender inequality through essays, play-texts and interviews. In a similar vein, it delves deep into the relationship among theatre, public/private sphere and gender. This work purports to address a variety of needs of feminist researchers and laymen who are not conversant with the contribution of women to theatre and its obvious political and transformative intent. This collection also intends to see how the theatrical space could unsettle the gendered binaries regulating women's presence in public space, and proposes to see why and how relevant feminist politics is in re-imagining a vibrant and inclusive concept of gender fairness and justice in contemporary India. It extends high referral value for researchers, students and even laymen with interest in the role of women in theatre.Printed Pages: 673. 100495

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2017 Anita Swami, Nidhi Malik & Suman Mehandru (Authors)
A Conceptual Dictionary of Technical Terms in Yoga Philosophy
Vidyanidhi Prakashan; Delhi, India; 2015; 9789380651668; Hardcover; New; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 311. 107493

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2018 Anjal Prakash
The Dark Zone: Groundwater Irrigation, Politics and Social Power in North Gujarat
Orient Longman; New Delhi, India; 2005; 8125028242; First Edition; Paperback; New; 14 Cms x 22 Cms 
Printed Pages: 260 with numerous b/w illustrations and tables. 011250

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2019 Anjala Maharishi
A Comparative Study of Brechtian and Classical Indian Theatre
Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2000; First Edition; Hardbound; New; New; 14 Cms x 22 Cms 
Printed Pages: 220. 001592

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2020 Anjali Arondekar
For the Record: On Sexuality and the Colonial Archive in India
Orient BlackSwan; New Delhi, India; 2010; 8125040250; First Indian Edition; Paperback; New; 16 x 24 Cm 
For the Record considers the relationship between sexuality and the colonial archive by posing the following questions: Why does sexuality (still) seek its truth in the historical archive? What are the spatial and temporal logics that compel such a return? And conversely, what kind of “archive” does such a recuperative hermeneutics produce? Rather than render sexuality’s relationship to the colonial archive through the preferred lens of historical invisibility (which would presume that there is something about sexuality that is lost or silent and needs to “come out”), Arondekar engages sexuality’s recursive traces within the colonial archive against and through our very desire for access. The logic and the interpretive resources of this book arise out of two entangled and minoritized historiographies: one in South Asian studies and the other in queer/sexuality studies. Focusing on late colonial India, Arondekar examines the spectacularization of sexuality in anthropology, law, literature, and pornography from 1843–1920. By turning to materials and/or locations that are familiar to most scholars of queer and subaltern studies, Arondekar considers sexuality at the centre of the colonial archive, rather than at its margins. Printed Pages: 228. 033895

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2021 Anjali Bannerjee
Maya Running
Puffin; New Delhi, India; 2005; 0143334921; First Edition; Paperback; New; 
Mayasri Mukherjee is a bright girl with an irrepressible imagination, born in India and raised in a Canadian town. She loves the land of maple leaf and snow, but sometimes she is not sure where she belongs. The only brown-skinned teenager in her school, she cannot speak Bengali or pirouette to save her life. Just as Maya captivates the gorgeous Jamie Klassen, her beautiful cousin Pinky arrives from India. Her long shiny hair, sandalwood fragrance and magical dancing skills bewitch Maya's friends. Woe of woes, Jamie falls for Pinky too. Pinky has brought a little statue of Ganesh, and Maya pleads with the Remover of Obstacles to get rid of all barriers to her happiness, a plea that backfires in hilarious and painful ways. In this delightful debut, Anjali Banerjee captures the dreams and turmoil of a teenager searching for her identity, her family and her own special culture. Printed Pages: 200. 010564

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2022 Anjali Capila
Images of Women in the Folk Songs of Garhwal Himalayas
Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2002; 8170228964; Hardcover; New; New; 
Leela sings while cutting grass on the hill-side. Her voice reverberates in akasha, unifying her song with all the elements. She expresses her lived experience to a friend near by, who responds to her song with a few lines. This creative dialogue is the song of individual experience, of participation, It brings richness and meaning to the lives of the women of Garhwal Himalayas. This book reiterates the significance of looking at the lived experience of communities with the nation of empathy, participation and wholeness, Wholeness means in that all parts belong together, that they partake in each other, Understanding culture is more that what the words imply. It involves an in-dwelling, listening to the hum behind the spoken word. Songs are to be understood as a matter of actual experience, of participation and of keen observation. All this means that a new form of perception, a different spiral of understanding other then that of objectivity is required. This approach is radically different from the normal linear methodologies of social science research which tend to fragment disciplines and treat human beings as passive objects. The way the songs have been looked at in this book provides very significant answers in terms of the new directions which need to be taken into account wherever human communities are involved. The validity of this approach is especially relevant for India because here cultural traditions are largely transmitted by oral means. This is the core-methodology of this book and one of its major contributions in order to set up clear guidelines for an alternate paradigm in anthropological field research. Printed Pages: 370. 112365

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2023 Anjali Dave
Women Survivors of Violence: Genesis and Growth of a State Support System
Orient BlackSwan; New Delhi, India; 2015; 8125059156; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
In the 1980s, a field action project, which later developed into a socio-legal service to address Violence against Women (VAW), was initiated and developed by an academic institute of social work in strategic partnership with the police in Mumbai and Maharashtra. This service, termed the ‘Special Cells’, worked in tandem with the police force, and in the past three decades, has been replicated in eight states across India. Women Survivors of Violence is a first-person account of the evolution of the Special Cells. In the mid-1980s, the author was the first social worker of the TISS-initiated ‘field action project’—working on the issue of violence against women from within the police system. The result was the introduction of Special Cells in the police system. This narrative traces the 29-year-old journey of this institution, and provides a deeply personal account of the effectiveness of a multi-agency coordinated response to VAW, in the form of a partnership between an academic institute, the police system, and the violated woman. This books adds to the limited literature available in India on the processes and lessons learnt from developing and implementing an intervention on VAW. It details the processes of understanding the violated woman and the police; setting up of systems to work with women from within the police system; and engaging with the state as the instrument that can secure the right of women to a safe and secure life. It critically reflects on the learnings of the Special Cells from the women, police, the state, law, and social work practices, in the context of the ongoing struggles to respond to violence against women. An informative and deeply important account, this book will be of interest to students and educators in departments of Social Work and Women’s Studies, government personnel, trainers in police academies, and administrators. Those interested in women’s issues will also find it fascinating.Printed Pages: 219 with b/w illustrations. 102271

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2024 Anjali Gandhi
Women's Work, Health and Empowerment
Aakar Books; Delhi, India; 2006; 8187879718; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 287. 109397

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2025 Anjali Gandhi
Women's Work, Health and Empowerment
Aakar Books; Delhi, India; 2006; 8187879726; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 287. 109398

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2026 Anjali Gera Roy
Cinema of Enchantment: Perso-Arabic Genealogies of the Hindi Masala Film
Orient BlackSwan; New Delhi, India; 2015; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 22 Cm 
A fascinating account of the theatrical beginnings of Bollywood and the Indo-Islamic storytelling traditions of the subcontinent, the volume looks at how Islamicate cultures have richly informed and structured mainstream Hindi cinema. It tells us how it was Urdu which provided the language of quintessential romance, passion and poetry for it. Acknowledging the central contribution of Hindu mythology, narrative visual arts and epics on storytelling in film, the volume isolates Bollywood’s generic debt to the Perso-Arabic legacies of tilism or enchantment, qissa and dastan, which have been marginalised in the construction of popular Hindi cinema as national cinema. It looks at the structure and narrative form of Orientalist genres of the Silent period, stunt films, costume dramas, and their continuity in the ‘masala’ film of the 1960s and 1970s. As opposed to the lens of fantasy through which the dream-world of Hindi cinema has been traditionally perceived, it suggests that tilism may provide a framework for examining its magical and enchanting universe. The influence of Urdu writers, pre- and post Partition, Urdu poetry and Sufism on film scripts, dialogue and music ensured that the language of Firdausi, Ghalib and Zafar lived on in popular imagination. Bollywood, thus, provided one of the last havens for preserving and performing India’s famed syncretic ‘Ganga-Jamuni tehzeeb’ wherein Hindi and Urdu are not two but are deeply implicated in one another-even as it disappeared from other public spaces.Printed Pages: 260. 102273

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2027 Anjali Ghosh, Tridib Chakraborti, Anindyo Jyoti Majumdar, and Shibashis Chatterjee (eds)
India's Foreign Policy
Pearson & Longman; New Delhi, India; 2009; 8131421953; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 465. 030349

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2028 Anjali Joseph
The Living
Harpercollins India Publishers Ltd./Prakash Books; New Delhi, India; 0007583133; Softcover; New; 
In this tender, lyrical, and often funny novel, Anjali Joseph, author of Saraswati Park, shines a light on everyday life, illuminating its humour, beauty, and truth.There is a certain number of breaths each of us have to take, and no amount of care or carelessness can alter that.This is the story of two lives. Claire is a young single mother working in one of England?s last remaining shoe factories, her adult life formed by a teenage relationship. Is she ready to move on from memory and the routine of her days? Arun makes hand-sewn chappals at his home in Kolhapur. A recovered alcoholic, now a grandfather, he negotiates the newfound indignities of old age while returning in thought to the extramarital affair he had years earlier.These are lives woven through with the ongoing discipline of work and the responsibility and tedium of family life. Lives laced with the joys of friendship, the pleasure of sex, and the redemptive kindness of one?s own children. This is the story of the living.In this tender, lyrical and often funny novel, Anajli Joseph, author of Saraswati Park,shines a light on everyday life, illuminating its humour, beauty, and truth. Printed Pages: 240. 108449

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2029 Anjali Mittal
Hindustani Music and the Aesthetic Concept of Form
D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2008; 8124601348; Second Impression; Hard Cover; New; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 182. 025735

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2030 Anjali Sahay
Indian Diaspora in the United States: Brain Drain or Gain?
Orient BlackSwan; Hyderabad, India; 2011; 8125042660; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 16 x 24 Cm 
Indian Diaspora in the United States looks at the topic of brain drain from a new lens. It uses Indian migration to the United States as a case study. Its approach is different from the conventional way of looking at international migration from India. The book includes discussions on “brain gain” and “brain circulation” for source countries. Recipient-countries not only benefit in the form of remittances, investments and savings but also by networking and bringing ideas and technology into India. By achieving success in and visibility in host countries, the diaspora community further influences economic and political benefits for their home countries. This groundbreaking work brings economic and political issues to the dimension of migration and concerns over brain drain. With its rigorous, network approach, this book is a valuable contribution to the studies of Indian diaspora, labour, and globalization. Printed Pages: 264. 036605

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2031 Anjaly Thomas
There are no Gods in North Korea
Niyogi Books; New Delhi, India; 2016; 9789385285332; First Edition; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 236. 107827

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2032 Anjan Chakraverty; Foreword By Lokesh Chandra
Sacred Buddhist Painting
Roli Books; New Delhi, India; 2006; 8174360425; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 24 Cms x 24 Cms 
Printed pages: 136 with various coloured photographs. 016154

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2033 Anjan Chatterjee
The Mainland China Cookbook
Random House India; New Delhi, India; 2010; 8184001150; First Edition; Paperback; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
The Mainland China Cookbook includes all the beloved restaurant chain’s favourite dishes and teaches you how to whip up the perfect Chinese meal in your kitchen. Spicy Hunan prawns, quick fried snow peas with garlic pearls, chicken with chilli and cashewnuts, lamb with cumin, hot and sour soup—try these and more. Accompanied with notes on the main regional styles, techniques and tips for easy cooking, and a list of suppliers in all major metros, The Mainland China Cookbook is the ultimate Chinese cookbook for your Indian kitchen. Printed Pages: 196. 033576

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2034 Anjana Banerjee
God in Politics
Global Vision Publishing House; New Delhi, India; 2007; 818220206X; Hardcover; New; New; 
In this book, author have consistently discussed and explained the influence of religion in political development from divine power to public power. It is no doubt that religion has given our society much of its character and coherence, permeating human behaviour in various ways either directly or indirectly. It is undeviable that the rise of modern political system was strongly influenced by the Jewish Christian religious heritage. Despite the great secularising process that has taken place during the last four centuries, belief in God has continued to play a relevant role in political ideas. Printed Pages: 176. 110059

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2035 Anjana Banerjee
Lenski's Theory of Evolutionary Sociology
Global Vision Publishing House; New Delhi, India; 2014; 8182206286; Hardcover; New; New; 
110110

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2036 Anjana Banerjee
Theory of Social Leadership
Global Vision Publishing House; New Delhi, India; 2013; 8182205603; Hardcover; New; New; 
110114

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2037 Anjana Basu
Black Tongue
IndiaInk/Roli Books; New Delhi, India; 8186939326; Softcover; New; 
Set in contemporary Communist-ruled West Bengal, Black Tongue explores the story of a young servant girl and her employer whom destiny brings together in an intricate dance of love and hate. Street-smart and sassy, 16-year-old Maya has aspirations beyond her means. Then, she disappears. Amrita, Maya's employer and a social worker, is charged with her death. The ubiquitous Party also begins to investigate the murder, a murder that turns out to be not quite what it seems. Maya believes that her black tongue has wrecked Amrita's beautiful world. Hate simmers in her. Amrita, in a bid to save herself, turns to ex-lover Paresh, the minister's right-hand man. Maya's brother, Naren, a cadre worker, sees an opportunity to make a fast buck in her disappearance. Is this part of a sinister, bigger plan? Or are they shielding somebody? Through the novel, Anjana Basu, explores the contradictions that connect middle-class Kolkata and its urban slums with rural West Bengal. As the events unfold, the story looks askance at a strange, but recurrent socio-political phenomenon typical of West Bengal: pre-modern superstition existing in the interstices of an enlightened political apparatus. Printed Pages: 301. 108477

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2038 Anjana Basu
Chinku and the Wolfboy
IndiaInk/Roli Books; New Delhi, India; 8186939539; Softcover; New; 
The sun rose in a streak of red over the hills. It looked as though the land beyond was bleeding to death, especially when the red spread to the lake of the moon and the waters rippled in red rivulets backwards and forwards, backwards and forwards. Later, Chinku was to remember that day in all its details, first the red sky, then the pointing fingers of the hills, and then the black shadow of the first of the raiders. Dragged by her father from the verandah and hidden in a rabbit hole, Chinku hears sounds of attack and realizes that a strange and deadly foe has been sent to attack her village - the Shadow Armies of the King of Kalabash. In this world of turmoil and helplessness, she is the only one who can save her village with the help of Matrix Stones and her special friend, the wolfboy. Welcome to the world of Chinku and the wolfboy. A fantastic place filled with mystery and enchantment. Helped by magic and the remarkable people she meets along the way, Chinku finds herself embarking on an adventure that will change her life. Printed Pages: 211. 108480

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2039 Anjana Chattopadhyay
Encyclopaedia of Indian Scientists: From Ancient to Contemporary
Reliance Publishing House; New Delhi, India; 1995; 8185972494; First Edition; Hard Cover; Very Good; 19 Cms x 25 Cms 
025039

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2040 Anjana Singh Gaur
Ujjaiyani ka Nagarikaran (Pradot Kala Se Maratha Kala Tak)
Sharada Publishing House; Delhi, India; 2006; 8188934259; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 120. 102740

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2041 Anjani Arunkumar
Compositions for Bharatanatyam: A Soulful Worship of the Divine
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan; Mumbai, India; 2002; Third Edition; Paperback; New; New; 19 Cms x 25 Cms 
Printed Pages: 183. 002177

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2042 Anjani Kumari
History and Contribution of the Zamindars in Visakhapatnam Region AD 1611-1949
Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 8121213398; Hardcover; New; New; 
The present study aims at dealing with the History and Contribution of the Zamindars in the Visakhapatnam Region that lived as contemporaries of or in succession to the Qutb - Shahis of Golkonda and British East India Companies. It can be said that till now no work of relative importance has been drawn to assess the History and Contribution of those Zamindari Families.The Subject Matter is divided into Six Chapters (excluding conclusion). This book makes a thorough study of the Individual Zamindari families, their geneology and chronology, relations with the other contemporary Zamindars, society, economy and literary patronage of those families. A resume of the contributions of those families is made in the Conclusion. The geneological table of the Zamindari families is appended to the work for easy reference. Printed Pages: 310. 111536

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2043 Anju Bala Bhagat
Murtikala Me Sangeet Evam Nritya
Raj Publications; New Delhi, India; 2010; 8190887777; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 336. 106234

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2044 Anju Khattar
Indian Cookery: The Taste of India
Crest Publishing House; New Delhi, India; 2004; 8124204950; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 19 Cms x 25 Cms 
Printed Pages: 230 with numerous colour illustrations. 003101

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2045 Anju Mathur & S.S. Mathur
Socio-Psychological Dimensions of Women Education
Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2001; 8121207487; Hardcover; New; New; 
Women have been the subject of study from the ancient to modern times. Comments on the nature of women, their ambitions and aspirations, their desires and wishes, their birth and upbringing, their relation with their husbands, paramours, children and relations have been the topic of discussions, comments conversations and investigations throughout the history of mankind. They have been branded as a mysterious creatures as well as devoted moters and self sacrificing wives at various periods of time in which the human civilization has evolved out from its primitive roots to an advanced scientific and technical culture.With the advent of the new millennium we find that the Indian women are joining in increasing numbers the men in all areas in many cases. This trend is creating stresses in the family life. The old conservation notion that woman?s rightful place is in home still develops situations of conflict. Under the shadows of conflicts and stresses the education of the women has to be planned, propagated and provided. In the present book the stresses and conflicts of the working and non-working women are highlighted and the role of education in meeting the challenges of the modern life is discussed.What will be the futuristic trends in women education? Whether women education should be of the same pattern as the education of men? If not then why and what type of education is required for them? Should women be trained for joining the works or only as the housewives? These are some of the questions, being raised about women education in this book. The book deliberates upon the appropriate measures that ought to be taken regarding women education so that an era of equality, dignity, esteem, self-respect and self-confidence dawns upon the Indian social order.Printed Pages: 202. 106029

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2046 Anju Poddar; Fellow Associate: Sheetal Bangur
A Journey to the Heavens
Samay Books Limited; Hyderabad, India; First Edition; Paperback; New; 21.5 Cms x 30.5 Cms 
With a companion book. 009578

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2047 Anjum Hasan
Lunatic in My Head
Zubaan and Penguin; New Delhi, India; 2008; 978189884050; First Edition; Paperback; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
The 1990s. It’s raining in Shillong. Eight-year-old Sophie Das has just realized she is adopted, but there is also the baby kicking inside her mother’s stomach whom she is dying to meet. IAS aspirant Aman Moondy is planning a first-of-its-kind Happening and praying the lovely Concordella will come. College lecturer Firdaus Ansari is going to finish her thesis, have a hard talk with her boyfriend, and then get out. Poetic, funny, tender and reflective, Lunatic in My Head is a moving portrait of a small town. And of three people joined to each other in an intricate web, determined to break out of their small-town destinies. Printed Pages: 344. 023249

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2048 Anjum Hasan
Neti, Neti: Not This, Not This
IndiaInk/Roli Books; New Delhi, India; 8186939512; Softcover; New; 
Anjum Hasan’s definitive “new Bangalore” novel, Neti Neti, returns after five years in a fresh edition with a brand-new cover. Twenty-five-year-old Sophie Das has moved from Shillong to Bangalore in search of work, fun and liberty. Neti, Neti follows Sophie and her free-spirited friends through offices, pubs, call centres, night streets, shopping malls, rock concerts, and the home of Bangalore's newly rich, as Sophie starts to feel more and more alienated in the money-mad city. A horrific murder sends her back to her hometown where her hamlet-quoting father and increasingly religious mother are chasing their dreams. Will Sophie be able to pull back from the brink and find herself a home? Neti, Neti is one of the first Indian novels to bring to vivid life the situation of a young woman in the big city, and to do so in a way that balances cynicism with wit, warmth with uncertainty, existential doubts with the pulls of the everyday world. Printed Pages: 287. 108488

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2049 Ankit Fadia
Faster: 100 Ways to Improve Your Digital Life (Updated Edition)
Penguin Books India Pvt. Ltd.; Delhi, India; 2014; 0143423916; Updated Edition; Softcover; New; 
Faster raced straight to Amazon No. 1 with its eclectic collection of tips and tricks. This book updates all those apps that have become outdated in the last year.Printed pages: 336. 103412

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2050 Ankit Fadia
Social: 50 Ways to Improve Your Professional Life
Star Publications Pvt. Ltd; New Delhi, India; 0143419714; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 240. 108311

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2051 Ankit Kumar
Be the Joy of God
Kalpaz Publications/Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd; New Delhi, India; 2017; 9789351282365; Softcover; New; 
'Joy of God', a philosophical conception, explores the ideas and methods which could help us to be the source of our creator's smiles! Each day and every moment we all could aspire to live in such a way that when God looks at us, God smiles! It would lead to a lovely, beautiful world around us, and also revamp our personal development and growth.These ideas and methods are simple and can be incorporated in our daily lives. They give us another perspective, and inspire us to lead a lifestyle where we care about making our Mother Earth more beautiful, loving and peaceful.This transition would also help us to feel the love, care and protection of God in our lives. It shall help us to reconnect with our creator and bring God's Love in our lives, and make God our guide and friend. Printed Pages: 114. 111553

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2052 Ankit Trivedi
Wo Roi Nhi (in Hindi)
Omji Publishing House Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2015; 9789384028312; Softcover; New; 
"Wo Roi Nahi" is a story of a lady, who never gave up despite several rise and fall of his life. It 's a story where a woman fought against the evils of society. To know about the struggle of her life, do read this book. Author has tried to tell that Woman is the only creation of God who describe the incarnation of god on earth. 107061

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2053 Ankur Gupta
Seed of Genius: Nurture Your Natural Multiple Intelligences
Westland Limited; New Delhi, India; 9789381626740; Softcover; New; 
Each person is born with the potential to be whatever they want to be. As a person grows, their mental faculties open up, they learn to use their intelligence in whatever task they are doing.Intelligence implies the ability to understand a concept, deconstruct, analyze and re imagine it. It is the ability to use all the mental faculties well. And, Intelligence is not fixed. If a person gets a low score in an IQ test, they can improve it the next time they take the test through practice. Thus, intelligence can be improved, it is not something that is allotted in a set quantity to each person.The author says that to function at an optimal level, to use their intelligence fully, a person first has to know himself. They have to realize their own strengths and weaknesses, what they are interested in and so on. Each person has particular areas where they are strong, and areas where they do not do so well. Once a person realizes their own strength, they should concentrate on developing it, not get obsessed and side-tracked by their weaknesses.This book aims to take people through the steps to identifying their own potential and realizing it. To use their natural abilities to the full extent. The book has been arranged to logically proceed from realization to growth. The author draws an analogy between how the book has been arranged to the stages in boarding a flight. The first part is waiting in the departure lounge. In this section, the author introduces the basic ideas. He begins with the chapters, Our Origin and Arise Awake. The next stage is the preparation for take off. Here the author discusses the concept of intelligence, the Intelligence Quotient tests and the futility of trying to measure actual intelligence. The chapters in this section are Interesting Intelligence, and Measuring Methods.The next stage is the actual flying. This is the core of the book, where the reader begins to really understand the concept of intelligence. The chapters in this part are Plural Potential, Genetic Genius and Assessing Access. After this comes the post flight process. Here, the author discusses the ways to let the seed grow, to nurture intelligence, like a seed is nurtured by a combination of soil, water, fertilizers, and sunlight. In this section he focuses on topics like Brain Basics, Mind Matters and Future Focus.Seed Of Genius: Nurture Your Natural Multiple Intelligences teaches its readers ways in which to awaken to their own potential, and how to realize that potential through the use of their various mental faculties. The iQuiz and iTry sections in the book lets the readers assess their own intelligence and become aware of what they are capable of. 109579

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2054 Ankush Saikia
Red River Blue Hills
Westland Limited; New Delhi, India; 9789385152948; Softcover; New; 
On a rainy night in September, a beautiful woman walks into the upmarket Hotel Aurora in New Delhi. She makes her way up to the sixth floor, where she shoots the CEO of an international defence consortium. A few hours later, the woman meets a fiery end in her vehicle on the outskirts of the city. Varun Mehta, whose family owns the hotel, finds himself unwittingly pulled towards the crime, and the enigmatic woman who perpetrated it. Opposing the advice of the police and his brother, and struggling with his own demons and insecurities, Varun’s search for answers leads him to realize that what appears to be a straightforward case is anything but. His attempt to uncover the truth takes him from the frenetic pace of India’s capital to the remote frontiers of the nation’s north-eastern region bordering Myanmar — the land of the red river and blue hills.Will he finally find what he is looking for? And will the journey allow him to come to terms with his own complicated past in the region?Red River, Blue Hills is a gripping thriller that also looks at changing lives and changing times in one of the most diverse countries on the planet. 109743

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2055 Ann Baker
Ship or Sheep?: An Intermediate Pronunciation Course
Cambridge University Press; Cambridge, UK; 2008; 0521744954; Third Edition; Paperback with 4 Audio CDs; New; 170 x 235 Mm 
This is a revised and updated edition of the classic pronunciation title Ship or Sheep? This new edition of Ship or Sheep?, an accessible intermediate-level pronunciation course in full colour for students of English, provides systematic practice of English pronunciation, with an emphasis on minimal pairs, through a wide variety of interesting exercises and activities. The course is suitable for classroom use or for self-study. This pack contains the 3rd edition of Ship or Sheep? and a set of 4 audio CDs. Printed Pages: 236. 024980

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2056 Ann Baker
Tree or Three?: An Elementary Pronunciation Course
Cambridge University Press; Cambridge, UK; 2008; 0521744962; First Edition; Paperback with 3 Audio CDs; New; 165 x 240 Mm 
Printed Pages: 136. 025575

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2057 Ann Grodzins Gold (Translated with an introduction and afterword)
A Carnival of Parting: The Tales of King Bharthari and King Gopi Chand as Sung and Told By Madhu Natisar of Ghatiyali, Rajasthan
Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1993; 8121506220; First Indian Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 15 Cms x 23 Cms 
Madhu Natisar Nath is a farmer with no formal schooling. Here is also a singer, a musician, and a storyteller. At the center of present work are Madhu Nath's oral performances of two linked tales about the legendary Indian kings, Bharthari of Ujjain and Gopi Chand of Bengal. Both characters, while still in their prime, leave thrones and families to be initiated as yogis-a process rich in adventure and melodrama, one that offers unique insights into popular Hinduism's view of world renunciation. Authoress presents these living oral epic traditions as flowing narratives, transmitting to Western readers the interactive dimensions, the moods, and the pleasures of a village bard's performance. Three introductory chapters and an interpretive afterword, together with an appendix on the bard's language by David Magier, supply the work with a richly detailed ethnographic, historical and cultural backdrop. Authoress gives a frank and engaging portrayal of the bard Madhu Nath and her work with him. She examines the Nath caste and their oral epic traditions as an important stream within North Indian Hinduism, showing how Madhu Nath's versions of Bharthari's and Gopi Chand's well-known tales surface as distinctive moments within complex legendary and historical currents. While embellished with miraculous displays of magical powers and evocative of profound spiritual dedication, the tales translated here are most profoundly concerned, authoress argues with human rather than divine realities. In a compelling afterword, she highlights the thematic emphases on politics, love, and death. Although both narratives frequently invoke as ultimate authority the causal black hole of fate, they in no way acquiesce to fatalism. Madhu Nath's vital colloquial telling of Bharthari's and Gopi Chand's stories depict renunciation as inevitable and interpersonal attachments as doomed, yet celebrates human existence as a "carnival of parting." Printed Pages: 388 with b/w illustrations. 002601

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2058 Ann Heirman
Rules for Nuns According to the Dharmaguptakavinaya (Buddhist Tradition Series), 3 Vols
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2015; 8120818008; Second Reprint; Hardcover; New; New; 
The purpose of this work is, on the one hand,to give an annotated English translation of the Chinese version of the bhiksunivibhanga of the Dharma-guptakavinaya, and on the other hand to study the life and the career of Buddhist nun as described in the vinaya literature. This vinaya laid the foundation of Chinese monastic life. As the Dharmaguptakavinaya came into being in symbiosis with other vinaya traditions, a comparison is made with these other traditions on important issues. Given the fact that the Dharmaguptakavinaya is the most important vinaya in China and that it lays the foundation of the monastic life, the author has chosen to translate and to study the discipline for nuns of this vinaya. One should, however, always keep in mind that the Dharmaguptakavinaya came into being in symbiosis with other vinaya traditions, often only transmitted in Chinese. In the Introduction, the place of the Dharmaguptaka tradition, the career of a Buddhist nun and the rules of discipline are discussed. The notes to the English translation provide relevant references to technical terms and to parallel passages from the discipline for monks as well as from other vinaya traditions. The work is supplemented with indexes, glossaries and a concordance of the rules for nuns and monks of the Dharmaguptaka tradition.Printed Pages: 1225 102404

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2059 Ann Kovalchick and Kara Dawson (eds.)
Encyclopedia of Education and Technology, 2 Vols.
Pentagon Press; New Delhi, India; 818274170X; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 
012048

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2060 Ann M. Clarke and A.D.B. Clarke
Early Experience: Myth and Evidence
Open Books; London, UK; 1976; 0729100200; First Edition; Paperback; Very Good; 14 Cms x 22 Cms 
Printed Pages: 328 with numerous b/w illustrations. Rubbed cover and water-stained. 010279

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2061 Ann Paludan
Chinese Sculpture: A Great Tradition
Serindia Publications; Chicago, USA; 2007; 1932476288; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 22 x 27.5 Cm 
Archaeological discoveries over the last fifty years have revolutionised knowledge about Chinese sculpture, revealing the length and strength of a hitherto unsuspected tradition stretching back to prehistoric times. This tradition was concerned with the powers of statuary. Unwritten, it was based on beliefs shared by all classes on the nature of the cosmos, the importance of maintaining contact with the ancestors and the idea that images contain power to influence events in the seen and unseen worlds. With many previously unpublished photographs, the book traces the history of Chinese sculpture through the imperial period. By outlining the principles which underlie all forms of statuary, regardless of size and material, the text aims to elucidate the extent to which sculpture in China has been adapted to serve the political, practical and spiritual needs of its rulers through two thousand years. Sculptures were a vital part of palace, tomb, temple or other complexes intended to further harmony between worldly society and the cosmos. Printed Pages: 560 with 361 colour illustrations. 018752

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2062 Ann Shankar and Jenny Housego
Bridal Durries of India
Mapin Publishing; Ahmedabad, India; 0944142796; First Edition; Hard Cover; Brand New; Brand New; 21.5 Cms x 26.5 Cms 
Woven by women villagers of Northern India, imaginative in design, bold in their use of colour, these durries are largely unknown outside the area in which they originated. This richly illustrated book breaks new ground showing the designs and motifs in use which are part of an illustrative language that goes back to the ancient civilisations of the region. 196 pp., 55 colour, 97 B/W illustrations Printed Pages: 196 with 55 colour and 97 b/w illustrations. 010612

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2063 Ann Snitow, Christine Stansell & Sharon Thompson (Authors)
Powers of Desire: The Politics of Sexuality
Aakar Books; Delhi, India; 2009; 9789350020197; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 489. 109319

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2064 Anna Bonshek
Mirror of Consciousness: Art, Creativity and Veda
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2001; 8120817745; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 504. 030031

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2065 Anna Cardinaletti and Maria Teresa Guasti (eds.)
Syntax and Semantics: Volume 28: Small Clauses
Academic Press; London, UK; 1995; 0126135282; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; 16 Cms x 24 Cms 
Printed Pages: 345. New copy. 004290

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2066 Anna Giacalone Ramat, Onofrio Carruba and Giuliano Bernini (eds.)
Papers from the 7th International Conference on Historical Linguistics
John Benjamins Publishing Company; Amsterdam, The Netherlands; 1987; 9027235422; First Edition; Hard Cover; Fine; 16 Cms x 23 Cms 
Printed Pages: 691. 005559

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2067 Anna Grimshaw
The Ethnographer's Eye: Ways of Seeing in Anthropology
Cambridge University Press; Cambridge, UK; 2002; 0521773105; Reprint; Hard Cover; Brand New; 16 Cms x 24 Cms 
Grimshaw’s exploration of the role of vision within modern anthropology engages with current debates about ocularcentism, investigating the relationship between vision and knowledge in ethnographic enquiry. Using John Berger’s notion of ‘ways of seeing’, the author argues that vision operates differently as a technique and theory of knowledge within the discipline. In the first part of the book she examines contrasting visions at work in the so-called classical British school, reassessing the legacy of Rivers, Malinowski and Radcliffe-Brown through the lens of early modern art and cinema. In the second part of the book, the changing relationship between vision and knowledge is explored through the anthropology of Jean Rouch, David and Judith MacDougall, and Melissa Llewelyn-Davies. Vision is foregrounded in the work of these contemporary ethnographers, focusing more general questions about technique and epistemology whether image-based media are used or not in ethnographic enquiry. Contents Part I. Visualizing Anthropology: The Modernist Moment and After, 1895–1945: 1. Anxious visions: rivers, cubism and anthropological modernism; 2. The innocent eye: Flaherty, Malinowski and the romantic quest; 3. The light of reason: Grierson, Radcliffe-Brown and the Enlightenment project; Part II. Anthropological Visions: Cinema and Anthropology in the Postwar World: 4. The anthropological cinema of Jean Rouch; 5. The anthropological cinema of David and Judith MacDougall; 6. The anthropological television of Melissa Llewelyn-Davies. Printed Pages: 236. 009450

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2068 Anna Grimshaw
The Ethnographer's Eye: Ways of Seeing in Anthropology
Cambridge University Press; Cambridge, UK; 2002; 0521774756; Reprint; Paperback; Brand New; 16 Cms x 24 Cms 
Grimshaw’s exploration of the role of vision within modern anthropology engages with current debates about ocularcentism, investigating the relationship between vision and knowledge in ethnographic enquiry. Using John Berger’s notion of ‘ways of seeing’, the author argues that vision operates differently as a technique and theory of knowledge within the discipline. In the first part of the book she examines contrasting visions at work in the so-called classical British school, reassessing the legacy of Rivers, Malinowski and Radcliffe-Brown through the lens of early modern art and cinema. In the second part of the book, the changing relationship between vision and knowledge is explored through the anthropology of Jean Rouch, David and Judith MacDougall, and Melissa Llewelyn-Davies. Vision is foregrounded in the work of these contemporary ethnographers, focusing more general questions about technique and epistemology whether image-based media are used or not in ethnographic enquiry. Contents Part I. Visualizing Anthropology: The Modernist Moment and After, 1895–1945: 1. Anxious visions: rivers, cubism and anthropological modernism; 2. The innocent eye: Flaherty, Malinowski and the romantic quest; 3. The light of reason: Grierson, Radcliffe-Brown and the Enlightenment project; Part II. Anthropological Visions: Cinema and Anthropology in the Postwar World: 4. The anthropological cinema of Jean Rouch; 5. The anthropological cinema of David and Judith MacDougall; 6. The anthropological television of Melissa Llewelyn-Davies. Printed Pages: 236. 009449

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2069 Anna Holmes
Power of Philosophy: Two Arguments for Nonviolent Today
Paljor Publications/Library of Tibetan Works & Archives; New Delhi, India; 2012; 9789380359441; Softcover; New; 
Archbishop Desmond Tutu itish-born Australian philosopher who works for the promotion of compassion and the reduction of violence. As a founding member of the Global Gandhian Movement for Swaraj, she assisted with the facilitation of a 15-country forum on peacebuilding and reconciliation for countries in conflict. She received the highest university award for her PhD. and later became Director of the Centre for Applied Philosophy and Ethics at the University of Tasmania (UTAS) receiving the Vice Chancellor's Award for Outstanding Community Engagement. She led a community-based NGO, the World Institute for Nonviolence and Reconciliation. Her academic position involved ethics and harmminimisation programs for police services, Nursing and Medical ethics, leadership programs and the Tibetan Exchange program. She now pursues selected peacebuilding and human rights projects from an independent base. Anna is currently a Visiting Fellow at the Centre for the Study of Human Rights, London School of EconomicsHer work has involved coordinating with international leaders including His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Ven. Prof. Samdhong Rinpoche, Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Native American Elders working for global harmony and universal ethics.Printed Pages: 206 103610

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2070 Anna Kurian (Author) & Pramod K. Nayar (Ed.)
Shakespeare
Orient BlackSwan; New Delhi, India; 2016; 812506012X; First Edition; Softcover; New; 14 x 21 Cm 
This book presents an array of contexts that operated in Shakespeare's plays. These include ideas about kingship and authority; gender roles; prejudices, antipathies and stereotypes regarding national, racial, gender or ethnic identities; views about the world outside England, or about the classical world; and the world of the theatre, among many others. The book analyses how these contexts are reflected, examined, interrogated and sometimes subverted, in his plays. Printed Pages: 244. 108399

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2071 Anna Kurian (Author) & Pramod K. Nayar (Ed.)
Shakespeare
Orient BlackSwan; New Delhi, India; 2016; 812506012X; Softcover; New; 
This book presents an array of contexts that operated in Shakespeare's plays. These include ideas about kingship and authority; gender roles; prejudices, antipathies and stereotypes regarding national, racial, gender or ethnic identities; views about the world outside England, or about the classical world; and the world of the theatre, among many others. The book analyses how these contexts are reflected, examined, interrogated and sometimes subverted, in his plays. Printed Pages: 256. 110987

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2072 Anna L. Dallapiccola
Kalamkari Temple Hangings
Mapin Publishing; New Delhi, India; 2015; 9789385360046; Hardcover; New; New; 
The Victoria and Albert Museum in London has the world’s most important collection of 19th-century temple hangings from South India. Commissioned by Hindu temples and monasteries (maths), and by individuals for religious use, the hangings were produced in the kalamkari style of hand drawing, mordant-dyeing and painting. Striking in artistry, and imposing in size, these temple hangings represent a complex technique that reached its highest expression in southern India.The majority of these pieces are from coastal Andhra Pradesh or Tamil Nadu, with one extraordinary Ramayana hanging from Sri Lanka. All of them date from the 19th century except for one astonishing 20th-century hanging from Srikalahasti, depicting the life of Christ in the traditional Hindu kalamkari style. A first of its kind, this volume presents a fully illustrated compilation of nineteen pieces from the V&A collection, accompanied by translations of their inscriptions, and a summary of the story depicted therein. The ‘frame-by-frame’ analyses of these narratives yield a fascinating range of stories, from versions of the Ramayana to local epics. Bringing this previously unpublished collection together, the book provides us with a new look at the remarkable variety of regional artistic traditions, and allows us to celebrate the master craftsmen whose names are now known to us. Printed Pages: 192 with 120 colour illustrations. 111985

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2073 Anna L. Dallapiccola
Dictionary of Hindu Lore and Legend
Thames & Hudson; London, UK; 2002; 0500284024; First Edition; Paperback; New; New; 16.5 Cms x 24 Cms 
Over 1000 accessible, informative and authoritative entries to answer any major question about Hinduism, its mythology, practices, customs and laws Wide-ranging topics include Hindu myths and legends, temple architecture, festivals, astrology, Ayurvedic medicine and contemporary Hinduism Maps provide easy reference to major cities, regions, rivers, mountains and pilgrimage sites List of principal dynasties and empires gives cultural, religious and historical background Reference material includes Sanskrit equivalents of English-language subjects Chronology places the main historical events and literary works Specially researched illustrations, including works of art reproduced here for the first time, reveal the rich imagery of sculpture, architecture, painting, dance and theatre Printed Pages: 224 with 243 illustrations. 002922

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2074 Anna L. Dallapiccola
Reverse Glass Painting In India
Niyogi Books; New Delhi, India; 2017; 9789385285349; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Reverse Glass Painting is a fascinating yet comparatively unknown facet of Indian art that flourished in the mid-19th century. Created by Chinese and Indian artists, these 'exotic' paintings in luminous colours were much favoured by royal patrons, and also by prosperous landowners and city merchants in colonial India. The themes ranged from portraits of rulers, their families, nobles, dancers and courtesans, to landscapes and a wide variety of religious subjects drawn from the Puranas and the Epics. Many of the portraits depict western style settings and offer a charming insight into the tastes and lifestyle of the western-educated urban elite in mid-19th and early 20th century India. Over a 100 colour images highlight the rare gems of reverse glass painting from numerous private collections in India. Printed Pages: 252. 112629

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2075 Anna L. Dallapiccola (Author), Anna L. Dallapiccola & Rosemary Crill (Intro.)
Kalamkari Temple Hangings
Mapin Publishing/V & A Pubishing; New Delhi, India; 2015; 1935677624; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 22 x 28 Cm 
This Volume Is The First To Bring Together The V&A Museum'S Collection Of 19th-Century Temple Hangings From South India, Made In The Kalamkari Style Of Hand Drawing, Mordant-Dyeing And Painting. This Is The First Time They Have Been Fully Illustrated With Complete Translations Of Their Inscriptions, Accompanied By Detailed Analyses Of Their Narratives. Published In Association With The V&A Museum, London, This Volume Features Original Research And Lavish Illustrations.Introduction: The Ramayana: Contructed, Killed And Brought; Ramayana Chirala; Ramayana Machilipatnam; Ramayana Srikalahasti; Ramayana Srikalahasti (English Captions); Ramayana Sri Lanka; Ramayana: Selected Scenes; Balakanda Madurai; Yuddhakanda Madurai; Krishnacharita Coastal Andhra. Two Episodes From The Mahabharata; The Killing Of Shishupala Madurai; The Duel Between Karna And Arjuna Madurai. Two Ganga Hangings; Ganga Dupatti Machilipatnam; Ganga Dupatti Machilipatnam; Mahalakshmi Pithakam Machilipatnam. Introduction To Holy Sites; Sri Subrahmanya Temple, Tiruchendur; Sri Subrahmanyaswami Temple, Tirupparankunram; Sri Ranganathaswami Temple, Srirangam; Alagar Koyil Chittirai Festival; The Life Of Christ Srikalahasti; Bibliography; Glossary; Acknowledgements. Printed Pages: 192 with 120 colour illustrations. 107528

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2076 Anna L. Dallapiccola (ed.)
Indian Painting: The Lesser-known Traditions
Niyogi Books; New Delhi, India; 2011; 818973881X; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 23 x 26 Cm 
Printed Pages: 216 with numerous colour illustrations. 036547

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2077 Anna L. Dallapiccola, John M. Fritz, George Michell, and Anila Verghese
Rayalaseema: The Royal Realm. Architecture and Art of Southern Andhra Pradesh
Marg Publications; Mumbai, India; 2014; 9789383243037; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 324 x 241 Mm 
Printed Pages: 148. 037941

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2078 Anna L. Dallapiccola; Translated By C.T.M. Kotraiah with a Foreword By John M. Fritz
King, Court and Capital: An Anthology of Kannada Literary Sources from the Vijayanagara Period
Manohar; New Delhi, India; 2003; 8173045321; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 23 x 29 Cm 
Printed Pages: 185. 018052

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2079 Anna MM Vetticad
The Adventures of an Intrepid Film Critic
Om Books International; New Delhi, India; 9789381607848; First Edition; Softcover; New; 
About the Author Anna MM Vetticad is a prominent Delhi-basedjournalist. In her 18 years in the profession, she has worked withIndia Today, The Indian Express and Headlines Today, and been aConsulting Editor with The New Indian Express Among her variousassignments at HT, six hosted her own television talk show 'StarTrek'. She has reported on major Indian entertainment and lifestyleevents and international ones including the Cannes Film Festivaland the Oscars. She is an alumnus of the Indian Institute of MassCommunication, New Delhi, where she is now a visiting lecturer. Sheis currently also a freelance journalist, social media consultantand avid blogger. You can read her film reviews on her blogannavetticadgoes2themovies and reach her ontwitter.com/annavetticad. The Adventures of an Intrepid Film Critic is journalist Anna MMVetticad's account of a yeai in which she resolved to blog reviewsof eveiy single Hindi film released in the NCR Through theexperience of viewing and reviewing those 121 films andinterviewing the people who made them, the author chronicles thechanging face of Bollywood, discovering in the process an industrybeyond the Vidya Balans and Priyanka Chopras, the Kapoors and theKhans, the other Bollywood where beautiful small films routinelydisappear without a trace and where an array of dismal films aremade on the sidelines to satisfy personal egos. Through themicrocosm of Bollywood, this book discusses the ethics offilmmaking, film criticism and film marketing in India, and raisesimportant political and social questions that would concern anincreasingly discerning audience. With both humour and pathos, TheAdventures of an Intrepid Film Critic gives readers an overview ofcontemporary Hollywood not attempted so far. USP Written by leading film critic, Anna MM Vetticad Foreword by Ranbir Kapoor Discusses the ethics of filmmaking in Bollywood Presents a humorous yet thoughtful account of Bollywood films Analyses milestone trends in contemporary Bollywood.Printed Pages: 256. 105174

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2080 Anna Nikolaev and Nikolay Nikolaev
Rabindranath Tagore and the Bulgarian Connection: Facts and Documents
Visva-Bharati; Kolkata, India; 2009; 8175224703; First Edition; Paperback; New; 14 x 22 Cm 
Printed Pages: 159. 028502

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2081 Anna S. King and John Brockington (eds)
The Intimate Other: Love Divine in Indic Religions
Orient BlackSwan; New Delhi, India; 2005; 8125028013; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 Cms x 23 Cms 
The Intimate Other explores the theme of the devotional element in Indic Religions not only in Hinduism in which bhakti has become the dominant form, but also in Budhism, Jainism, Sikhism and Islam. The essays by scholars of international repute, show the strength of this devotion to the divine as a living and powerful source of value, aesthetic imagination, creativity and well-being . They also analyse the sometimes divergent interests of scholar and devotee, problematising devotion and exposing its historical development as complex, contested and 'political'. Of particular interest are the chapters on the Jain and Buddhist traditions where the existence of devotion has often been doubted or denied. Contributors investigate widely raging topics: these include an analysis of bhakti within the Sanskrit epics; a text-historical approach to Valmiki; Kabir's authorship of the poems attributed to him; contemporary attitudes to devotion to the Ganga: devotion within a syncretistic Jain movement, in Theravada Budhism, subcontinental Sufi Islam, young Sikhs in Britain and in the shared musical and poetic traditions of Hindus, Sikhs and Muslims. The volume ends with a sensitive exploration of the devotional love that overpowers death within the Hindus, sikhs and Muslims. The volume ends with a sensitive exploration of the devotional love that overpowers death within the Hindu bhakti context. Together they demonstrate vividly just how passionate love for the intimate other penetrates and inspires so many aspects of the religious culture of South Asia. Printed Pages: 436. 031534

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2082 Anna Sewell
Black Beauty
Indiana Publishing House; New Delhi, India; 8184082037; Hardcover; New; New; 
109835

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2083 Anna Suvorova
Muslim Saints of South Asia: The Eleventh to Fifteenth Centuries
Manohar; New Delhi, India; 2004; 0415317649; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 256. 036117

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2084 Anna Varughese
Past Perfect: Letters to Aditi
Westland Limited; New Delhi, India; 9789383260263; Softcover; New; 
Cricketer Anna Varughese was only four when she was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis, a serious chronic abdominal disease. From then on, her life was dominated by severe food restrictions, doctors and hospitals. Despite all that, encouraged by her incredibly strong mother, Anna never gave up. She went on to do her MBA, marry her college mate and best friend TC and have a daughter, Aditi. When Anna was thirty one came a grim verdict, her liver was so badly damaged that a transplant was her only hope of survival. By 2002, Anna, who had spent nine months in a small London apartment with her mother, waiting for a donor, had almost given up hope. It was then that Past Perfect took shape. If she couldnt live to tell Aditi the tale, Anna was determined that her daughter would still read her story that of a wonderful past and an ordinary but lovely life. Here is that captivating story, full of humour and laughter, of a Kerala childhood packed with family, cousins playing ever ending games, gatherings around tables groaning with food and celebrations of weddings, festivals and ordinary days with equal gusto. Anna found her donor in September 2002. Her refusal to let the disease define her or destroy her love for life, will bring hope to anyone faced with a life threatening condition and to their families who fight the battle with them. 109608

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2085 Annabel Lopez
Goa: Paradise-on-Sea
Roli Books; New Delhi, India; 2004; 8174362843; First Edition; Paperback; New; New; 11 x 8.5 Inches 
If you were to drop a bomb on Goa, it would land either on a cross or on a tavern - so goes the saying. Goa: Paradise on Sea faithfully represents it. The book is strongly marked by the Goan passion for life, which is on song the whole of 365 days. The ubiquitous singing, the famed beaches, the inevitable tot of wicked feni, the typical Goan-Portuguese cuisine do not leave space for much seriousness. Goa talks of the small state, liberated from 450 years of colonial rule in 1947, which is also heir to a unique inter-religious culture. Christian altars are decorated with Hindu motifs; Hindus, Christians and Muslims celebrate Carnival and Shimogi (the Goan festival of lights). Half the female population prefers the sari; others are comfortable in trousers and Western dresses. All, however, bow to the sweet spirit of St. Francis Xavier, the patron saint of Goa. Religious edifices unerringly index the glorious heights to which architecture aspires in Goa. Well-appointed homes and elegant mannerisms attest to its people’s warmth. Goa imbibes everything of the Goan spirit and is a heady read. Printed Pages: 79 with colour illustrations. 000642

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2086 Annabelle Ruston
Framing and Presenting Indian Textile Art
The Fine Art Trade Guild and A & C Black; London, UK; 2009; 0713688084; First Edition; Paperback; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 157 with numerous colour illustrations. 026750

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2087 Annamaria Dallaporta and Lucio Marcato
Kampil: Archaeological Study of a Site in the Ancient Kingdom of Panchala
Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2011; 8121512360; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Kampil, located in the South Panchala region where the bases of the culture of the Indian civilization were developed, very probably played a role in that process. Cunningham realised, back in the nineteenth century, the archaeological potential of the site and identified Kampil with Kampilya. But the archaeological excavations will be the only way of knowing whether the name of Kampil was Kampilya, as Cunningham maintained, or whether the identity was only temporary, as the authors believe, or alternatively whether Kampil had nothing in common with the ancient capital. In the meantime, despite the predictable difficulties (the present built-up area occupies a large part of the mound), there are sufficient reasons to carry on in-depth researches about the site. The book brings together the indications obtained from Kampil, all the known information referring to the site and some hypotheses the authors have formulated. It is not possible to write about Kampil without widening the discussion to Panchala, one of the best-know protohistoric mahajanapadas, probably involved in Kampilya events. Anyone looking for definitive and archaeologically certain elements in the book will be disappointed because the intention here is to transmit, above all, ideas and stimuli for further archaeological research. Printed Pages: 220 with numerous b/w illustrations. 036465

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2088 Annamaria Dallaporta and Lucio Marcato
Archaeological Sites of South Pancala: Data from Archaeological and Literary Sources
Manohar; New Delhi, India; 2005; 8173046360; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 346. 021999

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2089 Annamulai Murugan
Tourism and Public Relations
Kalpaz Publications/Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd; New Delhi, India; 2013; 8178359758; Hardcover; New; New; 
This is a practical book, but it is not a “how-to” book. Instead, it deals with the What, When, and why; to do PR in an effective way. Tourism and Public Relations are discussed under five main headings. Tourism concepts, Public Relations and Code of Ethics, Public Relations in Government, Marketing Public Relations and PR and Tourism. Chapter I on the Tourism Concepts presents tourism alike as purposeful and as a discipline. It shows first where and how about the tourism concepts and fundamentals. It then discusses about tourism as a viable business or services. Chapter II focuses on the PR and Code of ethics that is important to the today and tomorrow. It deals with various models, principles and ethics. Chapter III Public Relations in Government highlights about PR skills and how to develop media programmes and maintain media relationships. And finally, Chapter IV PR and Tourism talks to tapping the tourism potential with effective communication and PR. The potential the country has for tourism is simply huge. But can we leverage on our strengths and build a national brand to emerge as one of the top tourist destinations in the world by PR.Printed Pages: 400. 106244

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2090 Annapurna Chattopadhyaya
The People and Culture of Bengal: A Study in Origins: Vol. 1 (2 parts)
Firma KLM Private Ltd.; Calcutta, India; 2002; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Set of 2 parts of the first volume. 025123

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2091 Annapurna Shaw
The Making of Navi Mumbai
Orient BlackSwan; New Delhi, India; 2004; First Edition; Paperback; New; 
Printed Pages: 310. 032488

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2092 Annapurna Shaw
The Making of Navi Mumbai
Orient BlackSwan; New Delhi, India; 2004; 8125026002; Softcover; New; 
This book uses the case of the Navi Mumbai urban project to bring out many of the problems inherent in the urbanisation process and in the nature of urban policy-making in post-colonial India. It illustrates how even a new city, built from scratch, is riddled with social and economic contradictions---well-planned and serviced areas coexisting with slums and shanties. The work questions some of the accepted solutions to urban policy especially with regard to urban land and distribution of civic infrastructure. Navi Mumbai is being used as a model for building new towns outside other cities in India. This detailed case study of Navi Mumbai reveals the strengths and weaknesses of this model of urbanisation and indicates the policy directions that can obliterate the duality that has characterised the Indian city all through the twentieth century.Printed Pages: 312. 101844

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2093 Annapurna Shaw
Indian Cities
Oxford University Press; New Delhi, India; 2012; 0198075367; Softcover; New; 
110246

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2094 Annapurna Shaw (ed.)
Indian Cities in Transition
Orient Longman; Hyderabad, India; 2007; 8125032053; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 14.5 Cms x 22 Cms 
Printed pages: 541. 028051

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2095 Anne Bancroft
Twentieth Century Mystics and Sages
Arkana; London, UK; 1989; 0140191992; Reprint; Paperback; Good; 13 Cms x 20 Cms 
Printed Pages: 359. Slightly rubbed and scratched cover. Pages have become light-yellow. 010474

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2096 Anne Bancroft; General Editor: Jill Purce
Zen: Direct Pointing to Reality (The Illustrated Library of Sacred Imagination)
Crossroad; New York ,USA; 1979; First Edition; Paperback; Fine; 20 x 28 Cm 
Printed Pages: 96 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. Slightly rubbed cover. 018852

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2097 Anne Birrell
Chinese Myths
Orient BlackSwan; New Delhi, India; 2010; 8125039465; Reprint; Paperback; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 80 with numerous b/w illustrations. 031698

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2098 Anne Carolyn Klein
Path to the Middle: Oral Madhyamika Philosophy in Tibet
Sri Satguru Publications; New Delhi, India; 8170304482; New; New; 
034151

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2099 Anne Carolyn Klein
Meeting the Great Bliss Queen: Buddhists, Feminists, and the Art of the Self
Snow Lion Publications; Ithaca, New York, USA; 2008; 1559392916; Paperback; New; 16 x 24 Cm 
Printed Pages: 325. 033001

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2100 Anne Carolyn Klein
Meeting the Great Bliss Queen: Buddhists, Feminists, and the Art of the Self
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2009; 8120834046; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Despite the daunting barriers of geography and language that separate them, Buddhism and contemporary feminism have much to say to each other. Buddhist practices such as mindfulness (in which calm centering and keen awareness of change coexist) and compassion (in which the self is recognized as both powerful in itself and interdependently connected with all others) can be important resources for contemporary women, while feminism can expand the traditional horizons of Buddhist concerns to include social, historical, and psychological issues. The image and ritual of the Great Bliss Queen, an important Buddhist figure of enlightenment, from the unifying theme of the book, modeling the practices and theory that can assist each of us being at one with ourselves and fully engaged with others.Printed Pages: 325. 102389

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