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Labour in the Indian Economy

Labour and Development: Essays in Honour of Professor T S Papola edited by K P Kannan, Rajendra P Mamgain and Preet Rustagi, New Delhi: Academic Foundation, 2007 ; pp 722, ₹ 1,495 (hardcover).

Subordinated Pasts, Subordinated Present?

Mini-India: The Politics of Migration and Subalternity in the Andaman Islands by Philipp Zehmisch, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2017; pp xxii + 358, ₹ 1,100.

Baloch Separatist Movement

The Genesis of Baloch Nationalism: Politics and Ethnicity in Pakistan, 1947–1977 by Salman Rafi Sheikh, Routledge India, 2019; pp 254, ₹ 895.

Women’s Unpaid Work

Mainstreaming Unpaid Work: Time Use Data in Developing Policies edited by Indira Hirway, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2017; pp 430, ₹ 1,195.

Histories of Love and Revolution

Revolutionary Desires: Women, Communism, and Feminism in India by Ania Loomba, Routledge, Special Indian Edition, 2019; pp 321 + ix, ₹ 555.

The Emergency

Emergency Chronicles: Indira Gandhi and Democracy’s Turning Point by Gyan Prakash, New Delhi: Penguin, 2018; pp 439, ₹ 400.

Demystifying Indian Culture and Heritage

Indian Cultures as Heritage: Contemporary Pasts by Romila Thapar, New Delhi: Aleph Book Company, 2018; pp xl + 222, ₹ 599.

Making Economics More Accessible

Economics of Real-Life: A New Exposition by C T Kurien, New Delhi: Academic Foundation, 2018; pp 249, ₹ 995 (hardcover). The Indian economy has been one of the fastest-growing economies in the last 15 years and has become an important standard by which to compare the development of other national...

Autobiography of an Iconoclast

Gopalganj to Raisina: My Political Journey by Lalu Prasad Yadav with Nalin Verma, New Delhi: Rupa, 2019; pp 256, ₹ 500.

A Substantive Account of Medical Malpractice in India

Healers or Predators? Healthcare Corruption in India edited by Samiran Nundy, Keshav Desiraju and Sanjay Nagral, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2018; pp 657, ₹ 750.

Fostering Collective Identity through Theatre

The Freedom Theatre: Performing Cultural Resistance in Palestine edited by Ola Johansson and Johanna Wallin, New Delhi: Leftword Books, 2017; pp 413, ₹ 650, softback.

Quest for a Real Dalit Swaraj

Indian Political Theory: Laying the Groundwork for Svaraj by Aakash Singh Rathore, 2017; Routledge, pp 222, ₹ 450.

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