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Weaknesses in Integration of Local Bodies in Federal Structure

Integrating the Third Tier in the Indian Federal System: Two Decades of Rural Local Governance by Atul Sarma and Debabani Chakravarty, Singapore: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018; pp XI+174, ` 10,064.90 (hardcover).

Trinidad’s First Family of Literature

The Naipauls of Nepaul Street: A Memoir of Life in Trinidad and Beyond by Savi Naipaul Akal, Leeds, England: Peepal Tree Press, 2018; pp 210, £13.99.

Reading ‘Development’ in a Conflict Zone

Pieces of Earth: The Politics of Land-grabbing in Kashmir by Peer Ghulam Nabi Suhail, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2018; pp 212, ₹ 695.

Tale of the Great Mutiny

Dastan-e-Ghadar: The Tale of the Mutiny by Zahir Dehlvi, translated from Urdu by Rana Safvi, Penguin Random House India, 2017; pp 327, ₹599.

Towards Inclusive Classrooms in Our Unequal Society

Dynamics of Inclusive Classroom: Social Diversity, Inequality and School Education edited by Manoj Kumar Tiwary, Sanjay Kumar and Arvind Kumar Mishra, New Delhi: Orient BlackSwan, 2017; pp 344, ₹ 945.

Misreading Afghanistan’s Crypto-coloniality

Afghanistan Post-2014: Power Configurations and Evolving Trajectories edited by Rajen Harshé and Dhananjay Tripathi , New Delhi: Routledge, 2016; pp xix+248, ₹ 895.

Overburdened Police Force

Keeping India Safe: The Dilemma of Internal Security by Vappala Balachandran, Noida: Harper Collins, 2017; xx+308, ₹ 599.

Economists and Public Policy in a Globalised World

Economic Theory and Policy Amidst Global Discontent edited by Ananya Ghosh Dastidar, Rajeev Malhotra and Vivek Suneja, London: Routledge, 2018; pp xvi+463, ₹ 995.

Adivasi Identity and Livelihoods in Contemporary India

Rethinking Tribe in Indian Context: Realities, Issues and Challenges edited by Bidhan Kanti Das and Rajat Kanti Das, Jaipur: Rawat Publications; pp xiv + 230, ₹ 895. Adivasis in India: Resources, Livelihoods and Institutions edited by Kailash Sarap and Venkatanarayana Motkuri, New Delhi: Bloomsbury; pp xviii + 279, ₹ 999.

Culture or Conflict?

Conflict, Negotiation, and Coexistence: Rethinking Human–Elephant Relations in South Asia edited by Piers Locke and Jane Buckingham, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2016; pp xiii + 366, ₹ 995.

History, Memory and Struggles

The Roots of the Periphery: A History of the Gonds of Deccan India by Bhangya Bhukya, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2017; pp 209, ₹ 750 .

On Monetary Economics

Monetary Policy in India: A Modern Macroeconomic Perspective edited by Chetan Ghate and Kenneth M Kletzer, Springer, 2016; pp xiii+652, price not indicated.

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