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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.

Capitalism, Socialism, and the Transition from One to the Other

Socialism and Commodity Production: Essay in Marx Revival by Paresh Chattopadhyay, Leiden, and Boston: Brill, 2018; pp xiii + 300, ₹ 8,175 (hardcover).

Replacing Silence with Speech

The Search for Justice: The Sri Lanka Papers edited by Kishali Pinto-Jayawardena and Kumari Jayawardena, Delhi: Zubaan, 2016; pp 434, ₹ 850.

In the Shadow of State Law?

Iterations of Law: Legal Histories from India edited by Aparna Balachandran, Rashmi Pant and Bhavani Raman, Oxford University Press, 2017; pp 31 2, ₹ 950 .

The Political Project of the MGNREGA

Politics and the Right to Work: India’s National Rural Employment Guarantee Act by Rob Jenkins, James Manor, New York: Oxford University Press, 2017; pp xiii, 323, £25.

Mapping Muslims in the Development Landscape

Working with Muslims: Beyond Burqa and Triple Talaq—Stories of Development and Everyday Citizenship in India by Farah Naqvi, Gurgaon: Three Essays Press, 2018; pp xviii + 416, ₹ 460.

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.

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