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A Mediatised Half-decade

Media’s Shifting Terrain: Five Years That Transformed the Way India Communicates by Pamela Philipose, New Delhi: Orient BlackSwan, 2019; pp 302, ₹ 575.

Piecing the Puzzle

Routledge Handbook of Education in India: Debates, Practices, and Policies edited by Krishna Kumar, Oxon and New York: Routledge, 2018; pp xiv + 302, ` 2,495.

Y B Chavan on Politics and Society in Modern India

Yashwantrao Chavan Reflects on India: Society and Politics in conversation with Jayant Lele edited by Prakash Pawar, Pune: Diamond Publications, 2018 ; pp xvii + 582, ₹ 750.

The True State of Development

A Quantum Leap in the Wrong Direction? edited by Rohit Azad, Shouvik Chakraborty, Srinivasan Ramani and Dipa Sinha, Hyderabad: Orient Blackswan, 2019; pp 315, ₹ 495.

Decoding the Silence

A Difficult Transition: The Nepal Papers by Mandira Sharma and Seira Tamang (eds), New Delhi: Zubaan, 2016; pp xxi + 363, ₹ 695.

The Promise of Citizenship

From ‘People’ to ‘Citizen’: Democracy’s Must Take Road by Dipankar Gupta, New Delhi: Social Science Press, 2017; pp xviii + 205, ₹ 650.

Fukuyama and the Question of Identity

Identity: The Demand for Dignity and the Politics of Resentment by Francis Fukuyama, Hachette India, 2018; pp xvii+218, ₹ 499.

Gandhi’s Response to the Caste Imbroglio

Gandhi against Caste by Nishikant Kolge, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2017; pp xviii + 316, ₹ 695 .

Creating a Counter-public Sphere

Writing Resistance: The Rhetorical Imagination of Hindi Dalit Literature by Laura R Brueck, Delhi: Primus Books, 2017; pp xiii + 218 , ₹ 995.

Betwixt and Between

Shiptown: Between Rural and Urban North India by Ann Grodzins Gold, Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017; pp xiii + 332, ₹ 4,369 hardcover.

Labouring over Sex Work

The Gendered Proletariat: Sex Work, Workers’ Movement and Agency by Swati Ghosh, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2017; pp xxxiv + 227 , ₹ 895.

A Sensible Tale of Three Powers

This Brave New World: India, China and the United States by Anja Manuel, New York: Simon and Schuster, 2016; pp xi + 349, $27.00/ ₹ 699.

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