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The World of Work

Contemporary Reforms of Labour Market and Industrial Relations System in India: Ease of Doing Business versus Labour Rights, Essays in Honour of Prof Lalit Deshpande edited by K R Shyam Sundar, New Delhi: Academic Foundation, 2018; pp 379, ₹ 1,495 (hardback).

A New Note to the Polyphony

Coming Out as Dalit: A Memoir by Yashica Dutt, New Delhi: Aleph Book Company, 2019; pp xx+212, ₹ 599 .

Ideas, Institutions, and Individuals in Colonial Bombay

The Collected Works of J V Naik: Reform and Renaissance in Nineteenth Century Maharashtra edited with an introduction by Murali Ranganathan, Mumbai: Asiatic Society of Mumbai, 2006; pp 380, ₹ 750.

Resistance against ‘Unfreedom’

The Sweatshop Regime: Labouring Bodies, Exploitation, and Garments Made in India by Alessandra Mezzadri, Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2017; pp 258, £82.99 (hardback).

A ‘Democratic’ Test

Tolerance, Secularization and Democratic Politics in South Asia edited by Humeira Iqtidar and Tanika Sarkar, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018; pp ix + 216, £75 (hardcover).

The Nations of ‘Regional’ Cinemas

Beyond Bollywood: The Cinemas of South India edited by M K Raghavendra, New Delhi: HarperCollins, 2017; pp xii + 339, ₹ 499.

Situating Medical Modernity

​ Society, Medicine and Politics in Colonial India edited by Biswamoy Pati and Mark Harrison, London and New York: Routledge, 2018; pp 325, ₹ 995. Locating the Medical: Explorations in South Asian History edited by Rohan Deb Roy and Guy N A Attewell, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2018; pp 307, ₹ 950.

Political Theory at Large

Indian Migration and Empire: A Colonial Genealogy of the Modern State by Radhika Mongia, Ranikhet: Permanent Black, 2019; pp ix+ 230, ₹ 695.

Labour in the Indian Economy

Labour and Development: Essays in Honour of Professor T S Papola edited by K P Kannan, Rajendra P Mamgain and Preet Rustagi, New Delhi: Academic Foundation, 2017 ; pp 722, ₹ 1,495 (hardcover).

Subordinated Pasts, Subordinated Present?

Mini-India: The Politics of Migration and Subalternity in the Andaman Islands by Philipp Zehmisch, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2017; pp xxii + 358, ₹ 1,100.

Baloch Separatist Movement

The Genesis of Baloch Nationalism: Politics and Ethnicity in Pakistan, 1947–1977 by Salman Rafi Sheikh, Routledge India, 2019; pp 254, ₹ 895.

Women’s Unpaid Work

Mainstreaming Unpaid Work: Time Use Data in Developing Policies edited by Indira Hirway, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2017; pp 430, ₹ 1,195.

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