Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Seller Id
ISBN
Advanced Search
 
 
Gift Cards
Checkout a Gift Card


 
Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate
 
 
 

Author Name    Madhav Gadgil

Title   Ecological Journeys: The Science and Politics of Conservation in India

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   New

Jacket Condition   New

Edition   First Edition

Size   14 Cms x 22 Cms

Publisher   New Delhi, India Permanent Black 2004

ISBN    8178240157 / 9788178240152

Seller ID   007835

For over three decades, Madhav Gadgil has been a crusading scientist with a broad range of interests, from conservation biology and ecological history to human ecology. This book brings together his best essays. They deal with many facets of the natural world and the world of humans, and how the two impinge on each other. Gadgil argues passionately against directing energy, water and raw materials towards intensive agriculture and urban development at the cost of the rural poor. Madhav Gadgil has a Ph.D. in mathematical ecology from Harvard University. He teaches and researches at the Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore, with visiting appointments at the universities of Stanford and Berkeley. His books include the co-authored This Fissured Land and Ecology and Equity. Printed Pages: 260 with 20 pictures.

Politics India

Price = 12.99 USD


Books of related interest
A Very Popular Exile: An Omnibus Comprising 'The Tao of Cricket'; 'An Ambiguous Journey to City'; Traditions, Tyranny, and Utopias'
Ashis Nandy; Introduction By Imtiaz Ahmed
12.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

The Reserve Bank of India: 3 Vols.
Cambridge University Press
90.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

The Sikhs: Ideology, Institutions, and Identity
J.S. Grewal
21.25 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

The Small Voice of History: Collected Essays
Ranajit Guha; Edited, with an Introduction By Partha Chatterjee
21.95 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Ecological Journeys: The Science and Politics of Conservation in India
Madhav Gadgil
7.25 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Garcia Marquez for Beginners
Mariana Solanet
3.95 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Recovering Subversion: Feminist Politics Beyond the Law
Nivedita Menon
14.25 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

How Much Should a Person Consume?: Thinking Through the Environment
Ramachandra Guha
14.25 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Collected Stories, Volume I
Shashi Deshpande
5.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Engaging India: Diplomacy, Democracy and the Bomb
Strobe Talbott
9.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Explaining Indian Democracy: A Fifty-year Perspective, 1956-2006: Volume I: The Realm of Ideas: Inquiry and Theory
Lloyd I. Rudolph and Susanne Hoeber Rudolph
17.25 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Explaining Indian Democracy: A Fifty-year Perspective, 1956-2006: Volume III: The Realm of the Public Sphere: Identity and Policy
Lloyd I. Rudolph and Susanne Hoeber Rudolph
18.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@mrmlonline.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie