Author:Llerena Guiu Searle

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Landscapes of Accumulation: Real Estate and the Neoliberal Imagination in Contemporary India

By: Llerena Guiu Searle

Price: $47.99

Publisher: New Delhi, Primus Books: 2017

Seller ID: 701454

ISBN: 9789386552303

Condition: New


Over the past few decades, India has experienced a sudden and spectacular urban transformation. Gleaming business complexes encroach on fields and villages. Giant condominium communities offer gated security, indoor gyms, and pristine pools. Spacious, airconditioned malls have sprung up alongside open-air markets. In Landscapes of Accumulation, Llerena Guiu Searle examines India's booming developments and offers a nuanced ethnographic treatment of late capitalism. India's land, she shows, is rapidly transforming from a site of agricultural and industrial production to an international financia... View more info