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Comparative Politics and Crisis of Governance: The Russian Conundrum

By: Sudhir Kumar

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2011

Seller ID: 103205

ISBN: 9789380177663

Condition: New


Democracy as a political system, its creation and evolution and implications on the people and the states has been the dominant subject matter of the comparative politics in the last five decades. The litmus test of such explanations has been the societies undergoing political transition, switching over from authoritarian political systems to democratic ones. This book is an attempt to critically analyze the theories which have come up in the case of post-Soviet states’ political transition began after the collapse of the Soviet Union. The book argues that democratization should be seen as a... View more info

Bankruptcy to Billions: How the Indian Railways Transformed

By: Sudhir Kumar and Shagun Mehrotra

Price: $11.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033991

ISBN: 0198069073

Condition: New


This book reveals how the Indian Railways, one of the world’s largest state-owned enterprises, transformed from near bankruptcy to post an annual surplus of Rs 25,000 crore in 2008 without burdening poor consumers. Drawing important lessons that can be applied to other public sector services like water supply, energy, irrigation, and public transport, this book will be useful for policymakers, management professionals, students, as well as general readers. View more info

The Art of Tabla Rhythm: Essentials, Tradition and Creativity

By: Sudhir Kumar Saxena

Price: $13.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sangeet Natak Akademi in Association with D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024130

ISBN: 8124603685

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 198 with an audio CD. View more info

The Art of Tabla Rhythm

By: Sudhir Kumar Saxena

Price: $27.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sangeet Natak Akademi: 2008

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 035904

ISBN: 8124603685

Condition: New


Printed pages: 169 alongwith 1 CD. View more info

Feminism and Nationalism in the Third World

By: Sudhir Kumar Singh

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, MD Publications/Prints Publications: 2010

Seller ID: 117566

ISBN: 8175332573

Condition: New


The first feminist wave was in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the second was in the 1960s and 1970s, and the third extends from the 1990s to the present. Feminist theory emerged from these feminist movements. It is manifest in a variety of disciplines such as feminist geography , feminist history and feminist literary criticism. Regardless of what culture we are talking about, and regardless of the level of development of that culture (pre-modern, modern, postmodern), men and women are part of the same gender system and are assigned roles and tasks according to what works, not a... View more info

Rethinking Embodiment: in Feminist Media Studies

By: Sudhir Kumar Singh

Price: $34.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, MD Publications/Prints Publications: 2010

Seller ID: 117702

ISBN: 8175332565

Condition: New


In an era of increasing globalization, women continue to be underrepresented and stereotyped in national, international and global news media. The problem is exacerbated when traditional geographic boundaries are crossed and the media in one country report on issues and events, particularly those that impact women, in another country. Feminist Media Studies provides a transdisciplinary transnational feminist approaches to the field of media and communication studies, with attention to the historical, philosophical, cultural, social, political, and economic dimensions and analysis of sites incl... View more info