Category: Politics

Sort

Showing 751-777 of 777

Temenos 2/43

By: Veikko Anttonen

Price: $67.00

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2008

Seller ID: 116993

Condition: New


Articles: iTimothy Fitzgerald/i, Theology, Religious Studies and the Secular Academy. Rhetoric and the Control of Meanings; iKim Knott/i, Religious Studies and its Relationship with Theology. A Spatial Analysis; iMorny Joy/i, Method and Theory in Religious Studies. Retrospect and Prognostications; iWilli Braun/i, Disciplinary Anxieties in the Study of Religion; iTuomas Martikainen/i, The Governance of Islam in Finland. Printed Pages: 135. View more info

Temenos 1/44

By: Veikko Anttonen

Price: $67.00

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2008

Seller ID: 116994

Condition: New


Articles: iGavin Flood/i, Dwelling on the Borders: Self, Text and World; iMorny Joy/i, Borders: Of Boundaries, Transitions and Transgressions - A Response to Gavin Flood; iKim Knott/i, Inside, Outside and the Space in-between: Territories and Boundaries in the Study of Religion; iCatharina Raudvere/i, Twins, Siblings and Close Neighbours: The Uses of Metaphor and the Genealogy of the Study of Religions - A Response to Kim Knott; iHåkan Rydving/i, A Western Folk Category in Mind? iSteven J. Sutcliffe/i, Two Cultures in the Study of Religion? - A Response to Håkan Rydving; iJesper Sørensen/i,... View more info

Temenos 1/41

By: Veikko Anttonen

Price: $67.00

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2005

Seller ID: 116996

ISBN: 9519523588

Condition: New


Articles: iDonald Wiebe/i, The Politics of Wishful Thinking? Disentangling the Role of the Scholar-Scientists from that of the Public Intellectual in the Modern Academic Study of Religion; iRussell T. McCutcheon/i, The Domestication of Dissent: Pundits´ Contributions to the War on Terrorism; iKristin Kuutma/i, Vernacular Religions and the Invention of Identities Behind the Finno-Ugric Wall; iIlkka Pyysiäinen/i, God: A Brief History with a Cognitive Explanation of the Concept. Printed Pages: 146. View more info

Unequal Worlds: Discrimination and Social Inequality in Modern India

By: Vidhu Verma

Price: $20.90

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 108787

ISBN: 0199453284

Condition: New


The essays study from different perspectives, the much discussed and crucial topic of social discrimination, and particularly Dalit exploitation.The work is highly interdisciplinary in nature-relevant for several subjects and disciplines such as political science, sociology, Dalit studies, minority studies, women's studies, anthropology, law, economics This work specifically sets out to explore ontemporary manifestations of discrimination that persist in our society through institutions and through norms and practices that define the terms on which certain social groups continue to be excluded... View more info

Jan Lokpal Bill: Indian Anti-corruption Movement

By: Vijay Kumar Gupta

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, MD Publications/Prints Publications: 2011

Seller ID: 117615

ISBN: 8175333618

Condition: New


Jan Lokpal Bill is prepared to establish a central government anti-corruption institution called Lokpal, supported by Lokayuka at the state level. As in the case of the Supreme Court and Cabinet Secretariat, the Lokpal will be supervised by the Cabinet Secretary and the Election Commission. As a result, it will be completely independent of the government and free from ministerial influence in its investigations. The members will be appointed by judges, India Administrative Service Officers with a clean record, private citizens and constitutional authorities through a transparent and participat... View more info

The Making and Unmaking of Prime Ministers of India 1947-2015

By: Vijaysingh B. Padode

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Times Group Books: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 105012

ISBN: 9789325980921

Condition: New


The Making and Unmaking of Prime Ministers of India presents a critical examination of the tenures of fourteen prime ministers of India, whose social, political and economic policies and programmes have shaped India since Independence. It also scrutinizes Narendra Modi's past record as chief minister of Gujarat for three consecutive terms and presents an agenda for his government at the Centre.The book traces the trajectory of India's evolution from the socialistic model of development espoused by Jawaharlal Nehru to the more pragmatic capitalistic model initiated by P V Narsimha Rao in the fo... View more info

Bharat Ki Antrik: Avem Urja Suraksha (in Hindi)

By: Vijendra Singh

Price: $14.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Raj Publications: 2013

Seller ID: 106339

ISBN: 9789382281085

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 272. View more info

Claiming India from Below: Activism and Democratic Transformation

By: Vipul Mudgal (Ed.)

Price: $29.00

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

Seller ID: 1202008

ISBN: 1138667986

Condition: New


Table of Contents Introduction: Citizenship and Democratic Participation Vipul Mudgal Part I Voices from Below—Field Notes from India Unheard 1. Finding Voice, Visibility and Dignity for Seasonal Migrant Workers in Tribal Regions of Western India: Experiences of Aajeevika Bureau Amrita Sharma and Rajiv Khandelwal 2. From Parliament to Courtyard: Bringing Rights Home in erstwhile Andhra Pradesh Sowmya Kidambi and Akansha Yadav 3. Traversing Jungle Mahal Field notes on Democracy and Development in Santhal regions of Bihar and West Bengal Arindam Banerjee and Animesh Ghosh 4. PESA, the impasse ... View more info

Dalit Leadership in India

By: Vivek Kumar

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kalpaz Publications/Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2002

Seller ID: 106047

ISBN: 8178350874

Condition: New


Conceptualisation of Dalit Leadership in Indian Democratic Policies is a difficult preposition. The book is a modest attempt to understand the same and many other related issues with the Dalit leadership in India. The facts and figures about the origin, growth and development of Dalit Leadership in Indian Society are missing from the main stream academia though the Dalit Leadership has a long History of struggle. An examination about the Nature and dynamics, strategy or strategies adopted for mobilisation and Empowerment of the Dalit masses, is also not found in different streams of discipline... View more info

Shaping the Emerging World: India and the Multilateral Order

By: Waheguru Pal Singh Sidhu, Pratap Bhanu Mehta & Bruce Jones (Eds)

Price: $18.05

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Cambridge University Press: 2014

Seller ID: 101451

ISBN: 9789382993544

Condition: New


The five major emerging national economies known as the BRICS – Brazil Russia India China and South Africa – have gained on the world stage. For BRICS watchers and anyone interested in the future of India’s burgeoning economy twenty-two scholars have developed one of the most comprehensive volumes on India: Shaping the Emerging World. India faces a defining period. Its status as a global power is not only recognized but increasingly institutionalized even as geopolitical shifts create both opportunities and challenges. The country experienced rapid growth through participation in the e... View more info

Chin Bharat Sanskritik Adan Pradan (Hindi)

By: Wang Shuying

Price: $32.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Bhumika Creations/D.K. Printworld: 2018

Seller ID: 1203037

ISBN: 819288998X

Condition: New


There have been cultural exchanges between China and India for more than 2000 years. On the basis of his research in this area, the author of this book has proved the existence of relationship between the two countries for centuries and the similarities between their cultures, along with the relevant comparative studies. This book written in Hindi will help in understanding the cultural exchanges and increasing the friendship between the two important countries on the globe. Printed Pages: 152 View more info

Pluralism and Democracy in India: Debating the Hindu Right

By: Wendy Doniger & Martha C. Nussbaum (Eds)

Price: $18.55

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 108838

ISBN: 0195395530

Condition: Nrw


Printed Pages: 400. View more info

Notes from Tomorrow: On Reason, Negation and Certainity (Radical Notes - 8)

By: Werner Bonefeld

Price: $4.87

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108981

ISBN: 9789350023358

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 94. View more info

Workers` Politics: The Ethics of Socialism

By: William Ashworth

Price: $15.35

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2010

Seller ID: 109255

ISBN: 9789350020364

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 340. View more info

Uncompromising Tibet: Tradition-Religion-Politics

By: Wolfgang Von Erffa

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Paljor Publications/Library of Tibetan Works & Archives: 1996

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 103645

ISBN: 818623005X

Condition: New


Mythical Tibet : A distant country of lonely giant peaks, surpassing 8000 meters, which over the centuries attracted adventurers and travellers; An ancient, highly-developed culture on the roof of the world. The reality : Since 1959 China has occupied this country, violating international public-law and human rights. His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama, the religious and political head of Tibet, who received the Nobel Peace Price in 1989, lives in exile in India. However Tibet has remained, however, uncompromising; resistance has not been subdued. The Author tries to link myth and reality : Based ... View more info

Politics of the United Nations Peacekeeping Operations:Resource Mobilisation and Alternative Arrangements

By: Yeshi Choedon

Price: $18.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 105025

ISBN: 9789383649549

Condition: New


Peacekeeping is the most visible mechanism of the United Nations for managing conflicts in the world. Since the end of the Cold War, it has been confronted with acute resource constraints in carrying out its ambitious mandates. It is not so much the lack of resource availability, but the politics of resource mobilisation that has prevented the effective utilisation of the peacekeeping mechanism. Interested member states have been quick in pointing out the ineffectiveness and incompetence of the UN’s peacekeeping operations and in advocating alternative arrangements such as ‘coalition of st... View more info

The Treasure of the Ancestral Clans of Tibet

By: Yeshi Dhondup (Tr.)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Paljor Publications/Library of Tibetan Works & Archives: 2009

Seller ID: 103644

ISBN: 8186470905

Condition: New


The Treasure of the Ancestral Clans of Tibet is a translation of Bod mi bu gdong drug gi rus mdzod me tog skyed tshal zhes bya ba bzhugs so composed jointly by Gyilung Tashi Gyatso and Gyilung Thugchok Dorji, Tibetan scholars in Tibet, and published by the Religious Affairs Committee of Qinghai Prefecture. Based on various old Tibetan records, folksongs, biographies, oral stories, etc., this Book discusses the origin of Tibetan people, supporting the traditional Tibetan theory that Tibetans originated from a monkey father, an emanation of Avalokiteshvara, and a mother rock-dwelling ogress. It ... View more info

Revolution, Yes! Right Liquidationism, No!: Series of Letters Sent to the Headquarters of the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist)

By: Yogendra Dhakal

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108908

ISBN: 9789350024171

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 257. View more info

Unity and Polemic in the International Communist Movement

By: Yogendra Dhakal

Price: $49.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aakar Books:

Seller ID: 111697

ISBN: 9789350024584

Condition: New


The importance of the book lies in its ideological appraisal of the revisionist, anti-communist and metaphysical thinking of Bob Avakian, the chairman of the Revolutionary Communist Party (RCP) of the USA. In the present International Communist Movement (ICM), his ideas are almost defunct and they have little impact. The Revolutionary Internationalist Movement (RIM) founded in 1984 by the initiative of RCP, USA is almost extinct. However, a critical study of his ideas will be helpful to understand the various types of revisionist trends appearing in the history of ICM including the present tim... View more info

Practise Marxism Not Revisionism

By: Yogendra Dhakal

Price: $26.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2017

Seller ID: 117882

ISBN: 9789350024966

Condition: New


The book, Practise Marxism Not Revisionism, is not written in a textbook style. It is a collection of articles written at different times against the non-Marxist Leninist or anti-Marxist-Leninist practice of Marxism. Most of the articles included here are related to tactices. The entire history of the international communist movement tells us that revisionism always enters from the backdoor. Immediate political tactics and forms of struggle are generally the backdoors from where revisionism enters the Party. Whether the practice of Marxism is genuine Marxist-Leninst or Non-Marxist-Leninist/ an... View more info

Practise Marxism Not Revisionism

By: Yogendra Dhakal

Price: $17.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2017

Seller ID: 117909

ISBN: 9789350024973

Condition: New


The book, Practise Marxism Not Revisionism, is not written in a textbook style. It is a collection of articles written at different times against the non-Marxist Leninist or anti-Marxist-Leninist practice of Marxism. Most of the articles included here are related to tactices. The entire history of the international communist movement tells us that revisionism always enters from the backdoor. Immediate political tactics and forms of struggle are generally the backdoors from where revisionism enters the Party. Whether the practice of Marxism is genuine Marxist-Leninst or Non-Marxist-Leninist/ an... View more info

Poverty and Participation in Civil Society

By: Yogesh Atal

Price: $3.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Abhinav Publications/Kaveri Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107917

ISBN: 817017354X

Condition: New


"During the World Summit for Social Development, held in Copenhagen in March 1995, UNESCO organised a Round Table, in collaboration with CROP — the Comparative Research Programme on Poverty, set up by the International Social Science Council (ISSC) — to discuss the problem of promoting participation of the poor in civil society. This book carries the proceedings of that Round Table edited by Dr. Yogesh Atal and professor Else Oyen who jointly convened that Round Table. The holding of the Round Table, and this publication of its proceedings, constitute one of the several contributions m... View more info

Combating Corruption: The Indian Case

By: Yogesh Atal & Sunil K. Chaudhary

Price: $13.96

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2014

Seller ID: 101902

ISBN: 812505233X

Condition: New


Combating Corruption: The Indian Case provides a perspective for viewing the increasing levels of corruption in the higher echelons of politics and bureaucracy in post-Independence India, and the limits of popular struggles and legislative/administrative measures to combat it. Looking at the phenomenon as ‘deviance’ from norms and a systemic dysfunctionality, the authors argue that it can be resisted by effective strategies of mass mobilisation under charismatic leaders. Focusing on peoples’ participation, it traces the emergence of anti-corruption movements to the JP Movement of the 197... View more info

Iraq-2003: The Return of Imperialism

By: Zafar Imam

Price: $3.97

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2004

Seller ID: 109431

ISBN: 8187879165

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 112. View more info

Secularism Under Siege: Revisiting The Indian Secular State

By: Zaheer Ali

Price: $21.80

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108921

ISBN: 9789350024164

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 416. View more info

Power and Diplomacy: India’s Foreign Policies during the Cold War

By: Zorawar Daulet Singh

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2018

Seller ID: 1202642

ISBN: 0199489645

Condition: New


Table of contents List of Figures and Tables List of Abbreviations Preface Introduction I – The Peacemakers 1. Nehru’s Role Conception 2. War or Peace in the Subcontinent? 1950 3. Cold War on India’s Doorstep, 1954 4. Preventing a Sino-American Clash, 1955 II – The Security Seekers 5. Indira Gandhi’s Role Conception 6. Vietnam War and India, 1965–6 7. Pakistan’s Dien Bien Phu, 1971 8. Bringing Sikkim into the Fold, 1970–5 Conclusion Bibliography Index. Printed Pages: 416 View more info

Congress After Indira: Policy, Power, Political Change (1984-2009)

By: Zoya Hasan

Price: $11.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 108811

ISBN: 0199453357

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 272. View more info