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Book Reviews

During 2020–21, online learning had become the normal mode of operation at all levels of educational operations. For educationists, this meant that it had become all the more necessary to engage with....

The book titled, The Quest for Modern Assam: A History, 1942–2000, by Arupjyoti Saikia is a comprehensive account of key events and developments in the region during a tumultuous period in its history....

The book, Gandhi and the Champaran Satyagraha: Select Readings edited by Suranjan Das, containing five parts accounting for 36 chapters, is a comprehensive compendium in which M K Gandhi’s various....

The book, The New Republic: Populism, Power and the Trajectories of Indian Democracy, edited by Shray Mehta and Ravi Kumar is unusual insofar as each segment/content, not chapters, are interviews that....

Scholarship on North East India heavily foregrounds on ethnicity, conflicts and resolution customary laws and tradition (under)development, insurgency, identity politics, political autonomy movements....

Historians of the press face a central question—do they focus on the influence of business interests on the press reportage, or should the relations of the state with the Fourth Estate take precedence....

In Deepa Dhanraj’s film, We Have Not Come Here to Die (2018), which follows the events after Rohith Vemula’s death on the campus of the University of Hyderabad, there is an unforgettable scene in....

The opportunity for travel is often reserved for the privileged in highly stratified societies. During 19th-century England, the most romanticised and celebrated figure was that of the global flâneur....

In February 2023, Seattle City Council amended the anti-discrimination legislative protections in employment, public places, housing, and contracting to include caste as a protected category. 1 In....

The reviewer, being a geographer, was very happy to see that Chapter 1 was titled “Geography and Demography.” The joy was, however, short-lived. One found, scant, if any, reference to the terrain and....

Corruption issues are dominating public discourse at least since the earlier part of the last decade. Yet the theorisation of the issue, public policy implications and political usage, especially in....

It is widely believed that the Naga political conflict is closely associated with the spread of Christianity. Several hypotheses have been proposed in this regard. First, the introduction of a common....

For Delhiites, the image of the loud-mouthed uncouth (sub)urban men showing off their posh sedan or SUV with “Jat Pride” stuck in the rear glass is as symbolic an image as Rashtrapati Bhavan. It is....

Structuralist macroeconomist Lance Taylor once said that a macroeconomist should teach theory in the morning, advise authorities in the afternoon, and write serious academic papers late in the evening....

Hindu nationalism in India has received much attention from diverse scholars since the late 1980s. This edited volume focuses on capturing the features of the “new Hindutva,” specifically the avatar....