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The Gendered Proletariat: Sex Work, Workers’ Movement, and Agency

By: Swati Ghosh

Price: $18.55

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2017

Seller ID: 900550

ISBN: 0199477752


Through a political–economic analysis of prostitution, this book examines whether sex work is generative of value, and renders problematic the dimension of ‘work’ in sex work. PRINTED PAGES: 264. View more info

Design Movement in Tagore’s Santiniketan: Alpana-an Experiment in Aestheticism

By: Swati Ghosh

Price: $74.75

Publisher: New Delhi, Niyogi Books: 2019

Seller ID: 1202312

ISBN: 9789386906762

Condition: New


Design Movement in Tagore’s Santiniketan by Swati Ghosh chronicles the evolution of hand-drawn designs across nations, cultures, and time. It narrates the journey of Bengal’s traditional alpanas—from a folk art to a symbol of cultural identity, from a medium of aesthetic expression to a medium of learning. Set in a rich cultural landscape and a colourful art and craft panorama, this book also documents Rabindranath Tagore’s constructive effort in successfully bringing about a cultural regeneration through education in art and craft in India after independence. The photographs and the... View more info

Children: The Vanished Childhood: An Emperical Study

By: Swati Ghosh & Debotosh Sinha

Price: $48.57

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2017

Seller ID: 700510

ISBN: 9789351252597

Condition: New


This book is a manifestation of our thoughts, feelings and compassion for street children who have been always under drudgery, exploitation and violence from various dimensions without any time. Keeping this as a perspective we carried out this particular emperical study to show their plights and sufferings of life which are unspeakable and inexplicable. All information were collected through two sets of interview schedule- one for the childdten and other for the parents. Focus group discusions and a few case studies were also taken into account for acquiring information about this problem.T... View more info