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Conflict, Power, and the Landscape of Constitutionalism

By: Gilles Tarabout & Ranabir Samaddar

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Publisher: New Delh, Routledge/Manohar Publishers &Distributors: 2018

Seller ID: 1201172

ISBN: 1138500437

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Printed Pages: 253 View more info

Conflict, Power, and the Landscape of Constitutionalism

By: Gilles Tarabout and Ranabir Samaddar (eds)

Price: $15.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Routledge: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026861

ISBN: 0415445426

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Printed Pages: 253. View more info

Political Ecology of Survival: Life and Labour in the River Lands of East and North-East India

By: Madhurilata Basu, Rajat Roy & Ranabir Samaddar (Eds)

Price: $26.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Orient BlackSwan Pvt. Ltd: 2018

Seller ID: 1202349

ISBN: 9789352873616

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The world over, resource extraction and an extractive mode of economy have impacted on various population groups, and consequent conflicts over natural resources have damaged earlier modes of resource sharing. The river lands are one such resourceful space where conflicts relating to the development discourse are played out. These once economically-viable lands have become sites of unplanned growth, rampant commercialisation, administrative apathy and the politics of resource extraction. Drawing on intensive field studies and research, Political Ecology of Survival studies how people living a... View more info

Ideas and Frameworks: of Governing India

By: Ranabir Samaddar

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Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/ Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1201927

ISBN: 1138219576

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Table of Contents Acknowledgements. Preface. Part I. Ideals of Governance 1. Radicalism, Violence, and the Task of Governing 2. Crisis in the Nationalist Ideal of Self-Governance 3. The Power of the Aesthetic and a Different Style of Governing the Self 4. Another Idea of Democratic Governance 5. Citizen as a Problem Figure for Governance 6. The Religious Nature of Our Ways of Governing Part II. Law and Regulations as the Framework of Governance 7. Rule of Law in a Society of Unrest 8. Riot, Police, and the City 9. Two Constitutional Tasks of Setting up a State and a Government 10. Legitimacy o... View more info

The Crisis of 1974: Railway Strike and the Rank and File

By: Ranabir Samaddar

Price: $41.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Primus Books: 2017

Seller ID: 701530

ISBN: 9789384082963

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This book on the Indian Railway Strike of 1974 looks at the history, the role of the rank and file in the strike, and the fate of the strike itself. Even as one of the most distinctive aspects of the strike was the autonomy of the rank and file, the significance of the struggle had much to do with the nature of the time. The country was in the midst of a general political crisis, sections of the peasantry were in revolt, and there were expressions of solidarity from the industrial working class. However, the strike leadership was not resolute and decisive, and failed the rank and file. In the ... View more info

Memory, Identity, Power: Politics in the Junglemahals (1890-1950), (Second Edition)

By: Ranabir Samaddar

Price: $9.05

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2013

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 101983

ISBN: 812505054X

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Printed Pages: 328. View more info

New Subjects and New Governance in India

By: Ranabir Samaddar & Suhit K. Sen (Eds)

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Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/Manohar Publishers &Distributors:

Seller ID: 1201245

ISBN: 1138499277

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Printed Pages: 406 View more info

Peace Studies: An Introduction to the Concept, Scope and Themes

By: Ranabir Samaddar (ed.)

Price: $22.45

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028580

ISBN: 0761996605

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The exciting new Series—South Asian Peace Studies—has been conceived to showcase significant writings on peace studies from and about the region. The emphasis will be on essays, which demonstrate the importance of changing direction in various frameworks–from conflict management to peace, from national security to human security, from revenge to reconciliation, and from rights to justice. This, the inaugural volume in the Series introduces the concept, scope, and main concerns of peace studies. The 19 essays are grouped in three broad sections. The first discusses definitions of peace s... View more info

Peace Studies: An Introduction to the Concept, Scope and Themes

By: Ranabir Samaddar (ed.)

Price: $12.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028581

ISBN: 0761996613

Condition: New


The exciting new Series—South Asian Peace Studies—has been conceived to showcase significant writings on peace studies from and about the region. The emphasis will be on essays, which demonstrate the importance of changing direction in various frameworks–from conflict management to peace, from national security to human security, from revenge to reconciliation, and from rights to justice. This, the inaugural volume in the Series introduces the concept, scope, and main concerns of peace studies. The 19 essays are grouped in three broad sections. The first discusses definitions of peace s... View more info

Issues of Social Justice (State of Justice in India Series: Vols. I-IV)

By: Ranabir Samaddar (ed.)

Price: $64.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028602

ISBN: 8132100646

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This set presents a comprehensive analytical study of the state of social justice in India. The four volumes undertake theoretical and empirical inquiry into the various spheres of justice, collectively creating what can be termed a ‘report card’ of the regime of social justice in the country. Authored by some of the finest ethnographers and analysts in the country, the works approach the issue of justice in the broader context of post-colonial democracy, and look at the limits within which democracy permits justice, social justice in particular. The volumes, which are part of the series ... View more info

Partitions: Reshaping States and Minds

By: Stefano Bianchini, Sanjay Chaturvedi, Rada Ivekovic, and Ranabir Samaddar

Price: $17.95

Publisher: London, UK, Routledge:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027069

ISBN: 0415348021

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The partition of the Indian subcontinent, the collapse of the Soviet Union and the erstwhile Yugoslavia, the reunification of Germany, the continuing feud between the two Koreas, the Irish peace process, the case of Israel/ Palestine and the lingering division of Cyprus have together fuelled new thinking on the strategy and acts of partitioning countries, states, nations and continuities. They have also given rise to a huge body of literature. However, studies of partitions have usually focused on individual cases. This innovative volume uses comparative analysis to fill the gap in partition s... View more info