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Knowledge and Power: A Discourse for Transformation

By: Braj Ranjan Mani

Price: $17.10

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200818

ISBN: 9789350980651

Condition: New


Prnted Pages: 424 View more info

Public Helath in India: Technology, Governance and Service Delivery

By: Diatha krishna Sunder, Shashank Garg & Isha Garg (Authors)

Price: $22.80

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

Seller ID: 1201253

ISBN: 0815347871

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 163 View more info

Beyond the Myth: Indian Business Communities in Singapore

By: Jayati Bhattacharya

Price: $142.90

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors: 2012

Seller ID: 1200820

ISBN: 8173049548

Condition: New


This book is a macro-study of Indian business communities in Singapore through different phases of their growth since colonial times. It goes beyond the conventional labour-history approach to study Indian immigrants to Southeast Asia, both in terms of themselves and their connections with the peoples' movements. It looks at how Indian business communities negotiated with others in the environments in which they found themselves and adapted to them in novel ways. It especially brings into focus the patterns and integration of the Indian networks in the large-scale transnational flows of capita... View more info

Tribal Movements in India: Visions of K.S. Singh

By: Kamal K. Misra & G. Jayaprakasan (Eds)

Price: $69.90

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200819

ISBN: 8173049726

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 382 View more info

Histories of Intimacy and Situated Ethnography

By: Karen Isaksen Leonard, Gayatri Reddy & Ann Grodzins Gold (Eds)

Price: $40.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200834

ISBN: 8173048738

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Celebrating the work of Sylvia Vatuk, this volume highlights the intimate relationship between anthropology and history. The nine essays in this volume are authored by a range of scholars-anthropologists, historians, and folklorists-who have been inspired and influenced by Sylvia Vatuk's extensive corpus of work on these disciplinary intersections as explored through her research on kinship and family history, gender and aging and the life cycle, an d politics and the law. Printed Pages: 320 View more info

Asia Annual 2008: Understanding Popular Culture

By: Kausik Bandyopadhyay & H.S. Vasudevan (Eds)

Price: $67.40

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200828

ISBN: 8173048444

Condition: New


Popular culture has long been a site which articulates the complexities and diversities of the everyday life of the nation. People, society, nation--all confront, negotiate and internalize or exclude the variegated and nuanced forms of popular culture in their own Ways from time to time. Popular culture thus represents people, redefines society, and, to be bold, reconditions humanity. Asia Annual 2008: Understanding Popular Culture attempts to reveal at least part, if not the whole, of the processes of how significant variegated aspects of popular culture was/has become for Parts of Asia and p... View more info

Shared Values: Hierarchy and Affinity in a Latin Catholic Community of South India

By: Miriam Benteler

Price: $39.90

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors: 2014

Seller ID: 1200817

ISBN: 9789350980200

Condition: New


The study, based on ethnographic fieldwork in a multi-caste village in coastal Kerala, focuses on the region’s Latin Catholic community. The Latin Catholics were converted by Portuguese missionaries in the sixteenth century and constitute one of the many different Christian communities in the state. The few existing studies on these Christian minorities, which make up about 19 per cent of Kerala’s population, have generally highlighted their separate identity and emphasized aspects that distinguish them from Hindu society. The present book follows another perspective. Guided by the theoret... View more info

Suicide and Society in India

By: Peter Mayer

Price: $131.20

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

Seller ID: 1200824

ISBN: 041558938X

Condition: New


In India about 123,000 people take their own lives each year, the second highest total in the world. There is a suicide death in India almost every 4 minutes, and it is the leading cause of death for rural Indians especially women in early adulthood. This book presents a comprehensive analysis of suicide in India based on original research as well as existing studies, and looks at the issue in an international, sociological and historical context. The author looks at the reliability of suicide data in India, and goes on to discuss various factors relating to suicide, including age, gender, ed... View more info

Balyakal evam Vridhi Unmukh Balak: Childhood and Growing Up (Hindi)

By: S K Mangal & Shubhra Mangal (Authors)

Price: $28.20

Publisher: New Delhi, Shipra Publicaitons: 2018

Seller ID: 1201601

ISBN: 9789386262530

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 294 View more info

Adhigam Ka Aaklan

By: S. K. Mangal & Shubhra Mangal (Authors)

Price: $24.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Shipra Publications:

Seller ID: 1201568

ISBN: 9789386262493

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Bal Vikas (In Hindi)

By: Suman Lata & H. L. Khatri (Authors)

Price: $24.65

Publisher: New Delhi, Shipra Publications:

Seller ID: 1201567

ISBN: 9789386262332

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 230 View more info

Social Stratification and Change in India

By: Yogendra Singh

Price: $11.90

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200837

ISBN: 8173041881

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 272 View more info