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Plotting Science

Contested Knowledge: Science, Media, and Democracy in Kerala by Shiju Sam Varughese, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2017; pp xvi + 291, ₹ 995.

Interpreting Hegel’s India

Hegel’s India: A Reinterpretation, with Texts by Aakash Singh Rathore and Rimina Mohapatra , New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2017; pp x + 311, ₹ 950 (hardcover).

Gendered Geographies of Resistance Movements

Subaltern Movements in India: Gendered Geographies of Struggle against Neoliberal Development by Manisha Desai; London and New York: Routledge, 2016; pp xxiii + 152, price not indicated .

A Monumental Work for Health Justice

Textbook of Global Health by Anne-Emanuelle Birn, Yogan Pillay and Timothy H Holtz, New York: Oxford University Press, 2017; pp xxxvi + 674; fourth edition, price not indicated.

Need for a Coherent Political Strategy

Sense and Solidarity: Jholawala Economics for Everyone by Jean Drèze, Ranikhet: Permanent Black, 2017; pp x + 343, ₹795.

India’s National Employment Undertaking

MGNREGA: Employment, Wages and Migration in Rural India by Pramod Kumar and Dipanwita Chakraborty, Oxon and New York: Routledge, 2016; pp xxi + 274, ₹ 895.

Censorship through the Ages

The Writer, the Reader and the State: Literary Censorship in India by Mini Chandran, New Delhi, California, London and Singapore: Sage Publications, 2017; pp xxxv + 191, ` 695.

Anthropology of Police Authority

Provisional Authority: Police, Order, and Security in India by Beatrice Jauregui, Chicago, London: Chicago University Press, 2016; pp ix+ 205, $35 /£24.50.

A Revolutionary Woman

A Passionate Life: Writings by and on Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay edited by Ellen Carol Dubois and Vinay Lal, Zubaan Publishers, 2017; pp xvi + 483, ₹ 995.

A Casualised Ethnography of the Jamshedpur Working Class

Criminal Capital: Violence, Corruption and Class in Industrial India by Andrew Sanchez, Routledge, Oxon, UK; New York, 2016; pp xxi + 185, ₹ 795.

Of Slaves, Arms and Gold in the Arabian Sea

Margins of the Market: Trafficking and Capitalism across the Arabian Sea by Johann Mathew, Oakland, California: University of California Press, 2016; pp XV + 248, £24.95.

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