Monsoon Ecologies: Irrigation, Agriculture and Settlement Patterns in Rajasthan During the Pre-Colonial Period

By: Mayank Kumar

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Contents: Preface. Introduction. I. Monsoon landscape: 1. Intimate visions: environment, territory and society. 2. Monsoon: possibilities with constraints. II. The rain-catchers: 3. Fluid stability: variable waterscape and settlement patterns. 4. Waterscapes: rain water harvesting and agro-pastoral landscape. 5. Visibly invisible: ecological imprints. 6. Epilogue. Bibliography. Index. The role of climate in general and the monsoon in particular, in the evolution and growth of human settlements in the area has been scarcely touched upon. Printed Pages: 300

Title: Monsoon Ecologies: Irrigation, Agriculture and Settlement Patterns in Rajasthan During the Pre-Colonial Period

Author Name: Mayank Kumar

Categories: Enviormental, India,

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

ISBN: 9789350980248

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

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