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Theorising Capitalist Transformations through Culture

Another Economy Is Possible: Culture and Economy in a Time of Crisis edited by Manuel Castells, Sarah Banet-Weiser, Sviatlana Hlebik, Giorgos Kallis, Sarah Pink, Kirsten Seale, Lisa J Servon, Lana Swartz, Angelos Varvarousis, Cambridge and Malden: Polity Press, 2017; pp xii +226, £17 (paperback).

Open Economy Macroeconomics

Macroeconomics and Markets in Developing and Emerging Economies by Ashima Goyal, Oxon an d New York: Routledge, 2017; pp xix + 374, ₹ 1,095 (hardback).

Displacement and Migration

Development-Induced Displacement in India and China: A Comparative Look at the Burdens of Growth edited by Florence Padovani, with a Foreword by Michael M Cernea, Lanham, Boulder, New York, London: Lexington Books, 2016; pp 282, $95 (hardcover) .

Battles to Control the Constitution

Appointment of Judges to the Supreme Court of India: Transparency, Accountability, and Independence edited by Arghya Sengupta and Ritwika Sharma, Oxford University Press, 2018; pp 324, ₹ 750.

The Other Marx

Marx at the Margins: On Nationalism, Ethnicity, and Non-Western Societies by Kevin Anderson, Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2010; pp 334, $25.

Access, Ownership, Control

Understanding Women’s Land Rights: Gender Discrimination in Ownership edited by Prem Chowdhry, New Delhi: Sage Publications, 2017; pp 413, ₹ 1,095.

Producing Exclusionary Spaces in Delhi

Accumulation by Segregation: Muslim Localities in Delhi by Ghazala Jamil, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2017; pp xiv+240, ₹ 750.

Indian Lobbying as a Catalyst of US–India Relations

Indian Lobbying and Its Influence in US Decision Making: Post-Cold War by Ashok Sharma, Sage Publishers, 2017; pp xxiii + 303, ₹ 895.

Janne Ka Haq

The RTI Story: Power to the People by Aruna Roy with the MKSS Collective, New Delhi: Roli Books, 2018; pp xxiv + 375, ₹ 495.

Population Challenges in India

Population Concerns in India: Shifting Trends, Policies, and Programs by Krishnamurthy Srinivasan, Delhi: Sage Publications, 2017; pp 293, ₹ 850.

India’s Waste Problem

Waste of a Nation: Garbage and Growth in India by Assa Doron and Robin Jeffrey, Cambridge and London: Harvard University Press, 2018; pp xv + 393, ₹ 799 (hardcover).

Visual Culture and Art History

India and Its Visual Cultures: Community, Class and Gender in a Symbolic Landscape edited by Uwe Skoda and Birgit Lettmann, New Delhi, California, London and Singapore: Sage Publications, 2018; pp xli + 379, ₹ 1,100.

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