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In the Name of Honour

Khap Panchayat: Women and Honour Killing edited by Deepa Awasthi, New Delhi: Kalpaz Publications, 2016; pp 296, ₹ 990.

Unheard Stories of Partitioned Lives

Stories of Social Awakening: Reflections of Dalit Refugee Lives of Bengal by Jatin Bala/(foreword by Antonia Navarro-Tejero, edited by Jaydeep Sarangi) , Authorspress, New Delhi, 2017; pp 183, ₹ 350.

From Inquiry to Pedagogy

​ Twenty-First Century Bollywood by Ajay Gehlawat, London/New York: Routledge, 2015; pp 170, ₹ 659 .

Fetish to Make India ‘Great’

Mission Overseas: Daring Operations by the Indian Military by Sushant Singh, New Delhi: Juggernaut, 2017; pp 191, ₹ 299.

Urban Ecology and Sustainability

Nature in the City: Bengaluru in the Past, Present, and Future by Harini Nagendra, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2016; pp xvii + 225, ₹ 750 .

A Political History of Myanmar

Myanmar: A Political History by Nehginpao Kipgen, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2016; pp xvi + 230, ₹ 745.

Past and Present

The Last Hindu Emperor: Prithviraj Chauhan and the Indian Past, 1200–2000 by Cynthia Talbot, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017; pp 316, $99.99.

History of Popular Calcutta

Claiming the City: Protest, Crime and Scandals in Colonial Calcutta, c 1860–1920 by Anindita Ghosh, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2016; pp 340, ₹ 995.

Poverty, Health, and Wealth in India

Public Health and Private Wealth: Stem Cells, Surrogates, and Other Strategic Bodies edited by Sarah Hodges and Mohan Rao, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2016; pp xv + 283, ₹850.

Problems of Market Economy

Economic Challenges for the Contemporary World: Essays in Honour of Prabhat Patnaik edited by Mausumi Das, Sabyasachi Kar and Nandan Nawn, New Delhi: Sage, 2016; pp 324+xvii, ₹1,195.

Beyond the Security Dilemma

Deadly Impasse: Indo–Pakistani Relations at the Dawn of a New Century by Sumit Ganguly, New Delhi: Cambridge University Press, 2016; pp xi+176, ₹ 395

Rethinking Agricultural Revolutions

Rethinking Revolutions: Soyabean, Choupals, and the Changing Countryside in Central India by Richa Kumar, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2016; pp xiii + 398; ₹875.

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