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Tagores and Indigenous Modernity in Bengal

Tagores before Tagore: A Screenplay by Sibaji Bandopadhyay, translated from Bengali by Maharghya Chakraborty, India: OUP, 2018; pp xxxiv + 192, ₹ 695.

Decentralisation of Natural Resources in Uttarakhand

The Local in Governance: Politics, Decentralization and Environment by Satyajit Singh, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2016; pp xiv+262, first edition, ₹ 895.

Producing Insecurity

Revisiting Nuclear India: Strategic Culture and (In)Security Imaginary by Runa Das, New Delhi: Sage Publications, 2015; pp 340, ` 738 .

Evangelisation and Politics in the Naga Hills

Evangelising the Nation: Religion and the Formation of Naga Political Identity by John Thomas, New Delhi: Routledge, 2016; pp xviii+223, ₹ 895.

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.


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