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The Kautilya Arthasastra, 3 Vols

By: R.P. Kangle

Price: $79.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2014

Edition: Eighth Reprint

Seller ID: 102543

ISBN: 8120800427

Condition: New


The Kautiliya Arthasastra is the oldest and most exhaustive treatise on the governance and administration of a state. Starting with the bringing up and education of the young prince, it proceeds to the appintment of ministers and the organisation and functioning of various state departments, including the setting up of a secret service. It then sets forth a code of civil and criminal law. In the matter of foreign relations, it puts before the ruler the ideal of a vijigisu (would-be world conqueror) and discusses in great detail the various situations he may have to face in his dealings with fo... View more info

Gandhian Alternative

By: R.P. Misra

Price: $87.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2005

Seller ID: 700952

ISBN: 8180691225

Condition: New


This series, running into five volumes, reflects the general attitude of people towards non violence as a means to resolve various kinds of conflicts and to bring about peace and harmony in the world. Prepared under the joint auspices of Delhi Society of Non violence, New Delhi, and International Center of Gandhian Studies and Research, Gandhi Darshan, New Delhi, it addresses a host of issues pertaining to Gandhian World Order, non- violence in action, socio political thoughts of Gandhi, his concept of economy, and his views on education as well as self realisation. Volume five, containing ele... View more info

E-Governance In India: Initiatives and Issues

By: R.P. Sinha

Price: $12.12

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2006

Seller ID: 700902

ISBN: 8180693112

Condition: New


The progress of e-governance in India has been slow and uneven. While intentions have been expressed and hypes have been created, often prematurely, the ground result is not commensurate with the expectations. There are some fundamental reasons for this. The book presents a systematic description of the initiatives taken towards e-governance by the Central Government and some selected state governments and analyses the factors that hamper its growth in India. The scenarios in some ICT-advanced countries in the world have also been presented. The book is expected to provide information and stim... View more info

Rural Non-Agricultural Employment in India

By: R.R. Biradar

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2009

Seller ID: 701037

ISBN: 8180696251

Condition: New


This book presents a critical analysis of the growth and determinants of the rural non-agricultural employment (RNAE) and its impact on poverty reduction and income inequality in rural India. It examines the dynamics of employment and unemployment in India, especially focusing on the growth of employment, changes in WPRs by gender, age groups and level of education, the quality of employment and unemployment situation. It also takes a close look at the trends and patterns of RNAE by gender, age groups, level of educational attainments and size of landholdings during the pre-reform and reform p... View more info

Economic Reforms, Liberalization and Structural Change: India and Hungary

By: R.R. Sharma (Ed.)

Price: $8.48

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 1997

Seller ID: 105836

ISBN: 8121205751

Condition: New


Relationsme, written by a number of leading Indian and Hungarian scholars, seeks to present a comprehensive account of the Indian and Hungarian Policies of liberalization and economic restructuring. The major focus of analysis is the contemporary period, and the current policies of liberalization which seek to integrate their Economies into the Globalization process. The contributors provide a useful reflections not only on the past policies, but also on the current situation and the future prospects.The book is divided into two sections. The first section deals with the Indian experience, whi... View more info

Geography of Marketing and Commercial Activities in India: Documentation on Research Information

By: R.S. Dixit

Price: $21.35

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1990

Seller ID: 700958

ISBN: 8170222729

Condition: New


Lack of systematic documentation on research in the field of Marketing Geography in India is too well known to emphasize. Researchers have to waste their valuable time and energy in tracing out relevant literature from a variety of scattered resources. The present work endeavours primarily to fill this gap, at least partially. It is perhaps the first attempt of its kind in the field of Marketing Geography in India. Printed Pages: 144. View more info

Rural Industrialisation in India: The Changing Profile (Second Edition)

By: R.V. Rao

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1978

Seller ID: 701033

ISBN: 8170220173

Condition: New


India is a land of villages and eighty per cent of our population live in rural areas. The rural sector is contributing more than 50 per cent to our national income. However, in spite of many years of planning, we have not been able to ensure a minimum standard of living to the teeming millions. Forty per cent of the urban population and 50 per cent of the rural population in India are still below the poverty line. The poverty of the rural population is due to population explosion, low farm productivity, unemployment, underemployment and stagnation in operational structure. The increasing popu... View more info

The Political Economy of India's Foreign Policy

By: Radharaman Chakrabarti

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104266

ISBN: 9789381904923

Condition: New


Product of a Post-doctoral research done at the University of Washington, (Seattle),USA, the present work is an attempt to conceptualise and analyse the postulates underlying India’s Foreign Policy from its formative years in the early fifties to its maturation in the early eighties of the last century. It subjects the management of foreign relations by India to a full scale theoretical examination from the political economy angle—an exercise few scholars then or now have undertaken .Notions of security, national interest, diplomatic leverage , decision making process and so on have, in th... View more info

Taming Indian Inflation

By: Rahul Anand & Paul Cashin (Eds)

Price: $43.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2017

Seller ID: 701715

ISBN: 813160912X

Condition: New


High and persistent inflation has presented serious macroeconomic challenges in India in recent years, increasing the country’s domestic and external vulnerabilities. A number of factors underpin India’s high inflation. This book analyzes various facets of Indian inflation—the causes, consequences, and policies being implemented to manage it. Several chapters are devoted to analyzing and managing food inflation, given its significance in driving overall inflation dynamics in India. Building on this analysis of inflation dynamics, some chapters discuss the role of monetary policy in tamin... View more info

Monetary and Payments Cooperation in South Asia

By: Rahul Tripathi

Price: $32.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2010

Seller ID: 700999

ISBN: 8180696642

Condition: New


This book addresses the larger issues of monetary and payments cooperation in South Asia in the context of ongoing efforts at regional integration in the region. Taking the Asian Clearing Union (ACU) as the case study, it explores, how the organization with renewed mandate can still become a viable instrument of regional cooperation not only in South Asia, but also the whole of Asia. It further examines the trends and pattern of various transactions cleared through such mechanism like ACU, and correlates these trends with intra-regional and external trade pattern of the member countries. Also ... View more info

Engaging in Social Interventions (Volume 1: A Resource book for Learners)

By: Rajalakshmi Sriram

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2014

Seller ID: 700924

ISBN: 9789351250371

Condition: New


Engaging in Social Interventions by Professor Rajalakshmi Sriram is a product of her years of involved, sensitive and empathetic engagement in the field as a highly competant scholar and professional. The book provides a roadmap to fieldwork in social settings by presenting a balanced blend of theoretical exposition and imputs for practicum. The book sets a benchmark for competent scholarship and presents its content in an extremely well organized manner for those students and professionals who are seeking to engage in meaningful social intervention in a variety of institutional, community and... View more info

Engaging in Social Interventions (Volume 2: A Resource book for Mentors)

By: Rajalakshmi Sriram

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2014

Seller ID: 700925

ISBN: 9789351250388

Condition: New


This resource book for mentors is a timely contribution to the academic fraternity and to professionals in social development sectors, especially in a context where there is an acute dearth of suitable literature and what is available is fragmented and scattered. The book views mentoring as a creative process in which empathetic human interactions can potentially transform human beings. It addresses the challenges of those guiding field activities: ranging from lack of clarity in articulating 'what and why' to actually handing the nitly-gritty and 'when and how' of facilitating the integration... View more info

PARADIGMS IN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: Classic Perspectives, Critiques, and Reflections

By: Rajani Kanth (Ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 1997

Seller ID: 701808

ISBN: 8170333792

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 286. View more info

Formal Labour Market in Urban India: Job Search, Hiring Practices and Discrimination

By: Rajendra P Mamgain

Price: $47.80

Publisher: New Delhi, Sage Publishing: 2019

Seller ID: 1203824

ISBN: 9789353283223

Condition: New


Formal Labour Market in Urban India: Job Search, Hiring Practices and Discrimination is a comprehensive study on the demand and supply dynamics of urban labour markets in India. It presents an in-depth analysis of job search methods, job postings, access to information, job mobility, access to quality employment and hiring practices by employers. The book covers employed as well as unemployed job seekers belonging to different genders and socio-religious groups. It examines the nature and magnitude of discrimination and related consequences on employment, income and social status of labour. It... View more info

Economic Transition: Impact on Indian Industrial Performance

By: Rajendra Prathipati

Price: $18.52

Publisher: New Delhi, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd..: 2018

Seller ID: 700461

ISBN: 9789386397249

Condition: New


The advancement in economic development, in industrial sector has helped us to achieve greater dependence in pre and post globalised world. In order to understand the internal dynamics of Indian Industrial sector, how it is performed during this period can be understood by the findings born out of a research which has been provided in this book. The introduction of technology as an obligatory means enforced within the sector with various degrees of implementation based on High, Medium, Medium Low and Lower usage. On the one hand the analysis and result has provided greater insights within and... View more info

A Key Sector of Indian Economy : Systems View of Steel Industry

By: Rajesh Chadha

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1989

Seller ID: 700983

ISBN: 8170220343

Condition: New


Steel plays a crucial role in the economic development of a nation. There is an urgent need for long-term planning in steel industry of a developing economy. The present study takes a systems view of Indian steel industry and attempts to analyze and forecast the important elements of this systems with the help of an econometric simulation model. The primary aim of the study is to help the planning process by supplying the input information in advance as to what are the likely annual requirements of steel in India up to the year 2005 and how much of each input shall be needed to produce the des... View more info

Out of the Shadows?: The Informal Sector in Post-reform India

By: Rajesh Raj S.N. & Kunal Sen

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2016

Seller ID: 900565

ISBN: 0199460841


In recent years, developing economies, including India, have undergone considerable structural change. The informal sector continues to be a significant component of manufacturing activity in these economies. Yet, despite its large presence, the sector does not seem to contribute much to India’s economy, which has grown rapidly since the 1991 reforms. This volume examines the presence of ‘manufacturing dualism’—a large but less productive informal sector alongside a modern and more productive formal sector—and assesses how informal manufacturing firms have responded to economic liber... View more info

How India Earns, Spends and Saves: Unmasking the Real India

By: Rajesh Shukla

Price: $36.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033379

ISBN: 8132104765

Condition: New


This book maps the earning, spending and saving profiles of Indians in the post-liberalisation era. It studies how socio-economic, religious and individual characteristics lead to inequality in the incomes of households. Among other aspects of the problematique, it reveals that while a household’s income is primarily dependent on socio-economic factors (occupation, education and age of its chief earner), its economic prosperity is impacted by factors like its spending and saving levels, sectors of employment of members, state of residence, and so on. The book is based on the results of the ... View more info

Indian Banking System: Growth, Challenges and Government Initiatives

By: Rajib Mallik, Suman Kalyan Chaudhury & Sukanta Sarkar (Authors)

Price: $25.12

Publisher: New Delhi, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd..: 2018

Seller ID: 700467

ISBN: 9789386397201

Condition: New


Banks are one of the most important parts of any country. In this modern time money and its necessity is very important. A developed financial system of the country ensures to attain development. A modern bank provides valuable services to a country. Bank attracts depositors by introducing attractive deposit schemes and providing rewards or return in the form of interest. Banks providing different kinds of deposit schemes to its customers. It enables to create banking habits or saving habits among people. The present book highlights, considers and discusses various contemporary issues of banki... View more info

Trend Magnitude and Dimensions of Inequality in Post-Reform India

By: Rajkishore Panda & Rajkishor Meher(Eds.)

Price: $55.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2015

Seller ID: 701063

ISBN: 9789351251385

Condition: New


India witnessed a widening regional inequality in the post-reform period. Since inequality is multi-dimensional and affects poverty reduction adversely, the high economic growth achieved in the country during the post-reform period has not shown its discerning impact on poverty reduction across states. This book brings together the research papers of distinguished social scientists and researchers dealing with inequality in its different dimensions. Printed Pages. 300 View more info

Developmentalism as Strategy: Interrogating Post-colonial Narratives on India’s North East

By: Rakhee Bhattacharya (Ed.)

Price: $43.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Sage Publishing: 2019

Seller ID: 1203818

ISBN: 9789353283186

Condition: New


Developmentalism as Strategy: Interrogating Post-colonial Narratives on India’s North East critically examines the post-colonial developmental trajectory of the Indian State at its northeastern periphery. Due to its unique historical geography, India’s North East has been systematically marginalized and was imagined as ‘underdeveloped’. The dominant narrative of India’s economic nationalism has largely acted as a strategy within the North East in the context of resource appropriation and national security, and producing new arrangements of knowledge, power and practices. Adopting a m... View more info

Growth and Regional Pattern of Industrial Complexes: A Case Study of Bihar

By: Rana Pratap

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1985

Seller ID: 700963

ISBN: 8170220971

Condition: New


Industrial geography, which deals with the locational aspects of industrial units, is of particular significance to the Indian situation where limited means, the scarcity of raw materials and the high cost of industrial transport all demand the optimization of industrial cost-efficiency. Within this framework industrial linkages and the development of industrial complexes must be studied closely for a clue to the formulation of locational policies. This is the primary aim of the present study, which focuses on the State of Bihar. Beginning with and introduction to the field and geographical ar... View more info

Economy, Society and Politics in Bengal: Jalpaiguri 1869-1947

By: Ranajit Das Gupta

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009993

ISBN: 0-19-562841-1

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 337. Slightly rubbed dust-jacket. View more info

Psychology of Disorganised Personlity

By: Ranjit Singh & Rekha Sinha (Authors)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2014

Seller ID: 701023

ISBN: 9789351250722

Condition: New


The main aim of this book is to describe typical present day problems (Alcoholics, Beggars, Criminals and Prostitutes) in the setting of Indian society. In this study tools of empirical research were applied to differentiate socially disorganized groups (Alcoholics, Beggars, Criminals and Prostitutes) from normal people on the basis of personality variables. The book has four chapters. The first is introductory, the second deals with the sample, the tests used and the procedure of the study. Results and discussion thereof have been given in the third chapter. Chapter four provides the summary,... View more info

Globalization and Change

By: Ranjit Singh Ghuman, Surjit Singh and Jaswinder Singh Brar (Eds)

Price: $45.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2010

Seller ID: 701770

ISBN: 8131603326

Condition: New


Globalization is a repulsive word of ambiguous meaning coined in the 1960s that came into ever-greater fashion in the 1990s. For most of its proponents, it is an irresistible and desirable force sweeping away frontiers, liberating individuals and enriching all its touches, whereas for a large number of its opponents, it is no less an irresistible force, but totally undesirable. However, globalization is today seen as a new grand narrative of the social sciences. It is as an inevitable force, transforming all aspects of contemporary society, politics and economy. The present volume looks at som... View more info

Ancient Indian Economic Thought : Relevance for Today

By: Ratan Lal Basu & Raj Kumar Sen

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2008

Seller ID: 701775

ISBN: 8131601250

Condition: New


Ratan Lal Basu is Reader, Department of Economics, Bhairab Ganguly College, Kolkata. Ancient Oriental Economic Thinking is his area of special interest. A life member of the All India Oriental Congress, Dr Basu has authored a number of research articles in this area in international journals and has co-edited the volume “Economics in Kautilya’s Arthasastra”. He is one of the very few scholars who have obtained Ph. D. on “Arthasastra” in recent times. Raj Kumar Sen is Professor, Department of Economics, Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata. He was President (2003-04) of the Indian Ec... View more info

Economics of Fuelwood Production in Wastelands

By: Ravindra D. Sharma

Price: $9.35

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1992

Seller ID: 700915

ISBN: 8170224365

Condition: New


India more than half of the geographical area (329 million hectares) is officially estimated to be in various stages of degradation and 50 million hectares of this are not being put to any productive use but although wasted these lands have the potential for development, considering the different qualities of wastelands, part of these can be reclaimed for the suit of good agriculture and others can be put to the growing of fuelwood on any substantial scale. The raising of fuelwood on these lands would ease the severe fuelwood shortages which are expected to be one-third of the requirement by t... View more info

The Eagle and the Elephant: Strategic Aspects of US-India Economic Engagement

By: Raymond E. Vickery, Jr

Price: $18.62

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036599

ISBN: 0198072511

Condition: New


The Eagle and the Elephant shows how economic engagement directly affects the way the United States cooperates with India on strategic issues. Through case studies of major efforts, including civil nuclear cooperation, services outsourcing, antiterrorism, and electricity generation and the environment, Raymond E. Vickery, Jr., presents both successful and unsuccessful instances of complex collaborations between the two nations. Vickery draws on his own experience in the US Commerce Department and as an economic consultant. Buttressed by information from official sources, journalistic accounts... View more info

Natural Resources Management and Agrarian Development

By: Reji D. Nair

Price: $45.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2011

Seller ID: 701003

ISBN: 8180697126

Condition: New


The world has entered the New Millennium with its three quarter population living in the rural areas depending upon agriculture and allied activities. Developing as well as western countries emphasise the significance of rural and agricultural development to end hunger and poverty. This challenge can be ensured and attained with more resources. This book is an account of the interrelated areas of environmental agriculture and rural development divided into three parts such as Natural Resources and Environmental Economics, Agricultural Economics and Rural Development. Each part has seven chapte... View more info

Socio-Economic Dimensions of Forest Among The Khasis

By: Rekha M. Shangpliang

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2013

Seller ID: 701047

ISBN: 8180699641

Condition: New


The book is based on extensive fieldwork conducted in two Khasi villages. The author traces the role and parameters of forest usage in the socio-economic life of the Khasis and also throws light on the various National Forest Policies and forest legislations passed by the Government of India in an attempt to assess the impact on the socio-economic condition of the people at grassroot level whose livelihood basically depends on forest. The book may be useful to scholars interested in the study of environmental history and forest eco-system. Printed Pages: 220. View more info

India's Financial Sector: An Assessment - Committee on Financial Sector Assessment Reports

By: Reserve Bank of India

Price: $48.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Foundation Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034021

ISBN: 8175966718

Condition: New


Set of 6 vols. View more info

The Meanings of Work: Essays on the Affirmation and Negation of Work

By: Ricardo Antunes

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108987

ISBN: 9789350022931

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 272. View more info

Critical Race Theory: An Introduction

By: Richard Delgado & Jean Stefancic (Authors) Angela Harris (Frwd)

Price: $14.55

Publisher: New Delhi, Dev Publishers & Distributors: 2017

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 1202034

ISBN: 9789381406779

Condition: New


About the Book Updated to include the Black Lives Matter movement, the presidency of Barack Obama, the rise of hate speech on the Internet, and more. Since the publication of the first edition of Critical Race Theory in 2001, the United States has lived through two economic downturns, an outbreak of terrorism, and the onset of an epidemic of hate directed against immigrants, especially undocumented Latinos and Middle Eastern people. On a more hopeful note, the country elected and re-elected its first black president and has witnessed the impressive advance of gay rights. As a field, crit... View more info

Economic Development as an Adaptive Process: The Green Revolution in the Indian Punjab

By: Richard H. Day and Inderjit Singh

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge University Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006812

ISBN: 052121114X

Condition: Fine


Printed Pages: 336. View more info

Biology Under the Influence: Dialectical Essays on Ecology, Agriculture and Health

By: Richard Lewontin & Richard Levins (Authors)

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2009

Seller ID: 109322

ISBN: 8189833669

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 400. View more info

Principles of Economic Sociology

By: Richard Swedberg

Price: $32.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2004

Seller ID: 701791

ISBN: 8170338662

Condition: New


The past fifteen years have witnessed an explosion in the popularity, creativity, and productiveness of economic sociology—an approach that traces its roots back to Max Weber. This important new text offers a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of economic sociology. It also advances the field theoretically by highlighting, in one analysis, the crucial economic roles of both interests and social relations. Richard Swedberg describes the field’s critical insights into economic life, giving particular attention to the effects of culture on economic phenomena and the ways that economic acti... View more info

Macroeconomics and Gender

By: Ritu Dewan and K. Seeta Prabhu (eds)

Price: $13.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Zubaan: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029190

ISBN: 8189884514

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 242. View more info

ICT Infrastructure in Emerging Asia: Policy and Regulatory Roadblocks

By: Rohan Samarajiva and Ayesha Zainudeen (eds)

Price: $14.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028930

ISBN: 0761936734

Condition: New


This volume brings together scholars, practitioners, former regulators, and policy makers to address the problem of expanding information and communication technology (ICT) connectivity in emerging Asia. It centrally engages the widespread claim that technology by itself—independent of policy and regulatory reform—can improve access to ICTs. In doing so, it shows that while complex workarounds are possible, but that they are significantly less effective than the appropriate policy and regulatory reforms. The key features of the volume are: - It examines how theoretically optimal concepts ... View more info

A Quantum Leap in the Wrong Direction?

By: Rohit Azad, Shouvik Chakraborty, Srinivasan Ramani, & Dipa Sinha (Eds)

Price: $30.75

Publisher: New Delhi, Orient BlackSwan Pvt. Ltd: 2019

Seller ID: 1203103

ISBN: 9789352876181

Condition: New


The General Elections of 2014 saw a resounding victory for the BJP. Projecting Narendra Modi as a decisive leader, the BJP promised sweeping changes from the Congress-led UPA governments. Its election campaign was built on the planks of sabka vikas (development for all) and freedom from corruption, along with improved governance. So, did the NDA-II government deliver on its promise of development? Or, as Amartya Sen asserted, did India take a ‘quantum leap in the wrong direction’? A Quantum Leap in the Wrong Direction? compares the promises made during the run-up to the 2014 elections and... View more info

Studies in the Labor Theory of Value

By: Ronald L. Meek

Price: $9.79

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2009

Seller ID: 109273

ISBN: 9789350020074

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 376. View more info

Agrarian India Between the World Wars

By: Rostislav A. Ulyanovsky

Price: $5.70

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2017

Seller ID: 117894

ISBN: 9789350024805

Condition: New


This book by well-known Soviet Oriental expert Prof. Rostislav A. Ulyanovsky studies the evolution of the Indian countryside from the time when India was seized by the British to the eve of the Second World War. The author, who worked on his manuscript for almost 15 years, has made interesting generalisations and drawn interesting conclusion, their significance going far beyond the bounds of India only. On the basis of research into official material of the Royal Commission on Agriculture in India and the Banking Enquiry Committee for the Central Administrated Areas, which fills dozens of volu... View more info

Privatization: Bane or Panacea

By: Ruddar Datt (Ed.)

Price: $6.37

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Pragati Publications: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101222

ISBN: 8173070083

Condition: New


Panacea brings out the debate over privatization initiated by Professor Ruddar Datt in his presidential address to the Indian Economic Association in December 1991. A galaxy of economists have contributed to this debate during the 75th Confidence of the Indian Economic Association held at Indore during May 1993. A very wide range of issues of both theoretical and practical importance have been discussed in this volume. Professor Shrawan Kumar Singh has studied the issue with reference to sick public-sector undertakings. DrG. Karunakaran Pillai has studied the theoretical framework or privatiza... View more info

Workers' Participation and Workers' Ownership

By: Ruddar Datt (Ed.)

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Pragati Publications: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101226

ISBN: 8173070075

Condition: New


Distinguished teachers of Labour Economics, Personnel Managers in industrial managements provide in their contributed articles a critical analysis of workers' participation in Management in historical perspective, highlighting experiments in Yugosalvia, U.K., Germany and India.Printed Pages: 386. View more info

Business, Institutions, Environment

By: Runa Sarkar

Price: $7.99

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2017

Seller ID: 900553

ISBN: 0198075448

Condition: New


This short introduction explores different facets of corporate environmental strategy in India, analysing the behaviour of large as well as small Indian firms in the ecological and social context. Mapping the evolution of environmental regulatory framework in India, it looks at the various challenges faced by firms in India and how they have overcome it, sometimes turning them into opportunities. PRINTED PAGES: 200. View more info

India Migration Report 2012: Global Financial Crisis, Migration and Remittance

By: S. Irudaya Rajan

Price: $30.60

Publisher: Routledge/Manohar Publishers&Distributors: 2018

Seller ID: 1201057

ISBN: 1138594768

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 361 View more info

Agro-Economy Environment and Rights

By: S. Kayakarni

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Bharatiya Kala Prakashan: 2012

Seller ID: 117975

ISBN: 8183910114

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 394. View more info

Socio-Economic Development of Tamil Nadu

By: S. Kuppusamy

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2014

Seller ID: 102728

ISBN: 8192698351

Condition: New


The book deals with the social effort consisting of agriculture, social education, employment, health care, village industries and housing to rural people. In ancient days, the village committee helped in the functions and responsibilities of local bodies. The Madras Panchayat Act of 1958 and the Panchayat Raj System in 1959 introduced to raise the standard of living of the rural people by undertaking comprehensive measures to increase the production of food progressively from year to year and improve the living conditions. But the Panchayat Raj did not bring relief to the weaker sections of t... View more info

Poverty in Metropolitan Cities

By: S. Manzoor Alam & Fatima Alikhan (Eds.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1987

Seller ID: 701017

ISBN: 8170220149

Condition: New


The problems of the urban poor are seen in their most acute forms in the metropolitan cities of India. Here the urban poor, consisting mainly of recent migrants from rural areas, live in squatter settlements, often devoid of the basic necessities of life. They also form that section of the community most vulnerable to the socio economic or environmental hazards which are generated by the processes of growth or development. This volume brings together papers by leading Indian scholars on the social, economic, political and spatial dimensions of urban poverty. The papers also examine the policy ... View more info

Economic Liberalization, Informalization of Labour and Social Protection in India

By: S. Parasuraman

Price: $1.87

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 109246

ISBN: 9789350021033

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 36. View more info

Research Competency in Higher Education: Mapping and Management

By: S.C. Panigrahi & H.J. Patadia and H.S. Mistry (Eds.)

Price: $45.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2015

Seller ID: 701025

ISBN: 9789351251842

Condition: New


The current trend of educational research presents a mixed scenario of research expectation, researchers’ competency and research quality. Many universities in India have started Pre-Ph.D. tests to search for competent researchers, concurrently, with SLET and NET, and tests for JRF. Do all these tests assure and ensure competent researchers? Over and above these the UGC has imposed Ph.D. course work and Academic Performance Indicators. No intensive research is required to test the validity of these. But, all this is acceptable, because, the intent is fair and genuine. Can we do away with thi... View more info