ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Social-Ecological Research in India-A Status Report

Focusing on the disciplines of sociology and social anthropology, but noting contributions by economists and historians and by socially sensitive scientists as well, this essay studies the contributions of social science to the environmental debate in India. The emergence and consolidation of social scientific work on the natural environment, its strengths and its silences, are explained with reference to broader political and intellectual processes in the history of independent India.

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