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Book Review: Identity, Belonging and Family Formation

Review of 'Beyond Chrismukkah: The Christian-Jewish Inter-Faith Family in the United States' By Samira K. Mehta, The University of North Carolina Press. Chapel Hill, N.C; 2018; 274 pp; USD 27.94....

Category: Book Reviews

by Namita Manohar

Documenting Heritage of Localities around Hyderabad Issues and Challenges

The story of irrevocable erasure and thoroughgoing transformation is part of the story of ‘development’ around Hyderabad as it is elsewhere. A case study of the transformation affecting the villages in and around the new Finan...

Category: Essays

by Aloka Parasher Sen

Book Review: In Search of Sustainable Solutions

Review of Alternative Futures: India Unshackled Edited by Ashish Kothari and K.J. Joy; AuthorsUpFront Publishing Services Private Limited, New Delhi; 2018; pp 683+xxiii; Price: Rs 735....

Category: Book Reviews

by Suryanarayana M H

Book Review: Mainstreaming an Emerging Field

Review of 'Reflections on Sociology of Sport: Ten Questions, Ten Scholars, Ten Perspectives'. Edited by Kevin Young; Research in the Sociology of Sport, Emerald Publishing Limited; Vol.10, 1-15....

Category: Book Reviews

by Purendra Prasad

Book Review: A Critical Feminist Narrative

Review of Domestic Workers of the World Unite: A Global Movement for Dignity and Human Rights by Jennifer N. Fish; Sage Publications; Pp. 320, Rs. 995....

Category: Book Reviews

by Aparna Rayaprol

Book Review: Towards the Making of a ‘New Woman’

Review of Her Own Hero: The Origins of the Women’s Self Defense Movement By Wendy L Rouse Sage Vistaar, 2018;...

Category: Book Reviews

by Anushyama Mukherjee

Union Budget 2018-19: Allocation for Supplementary Foods for TB patients: How Adequate?

The Union Budget takes the long needed step of allocating funds specifically for addressing the nutritional concerns of TB patients, taking note of the considerable evidence of the association between the diseas...

Category: Current Affairs

by Brajaraj S Ghosh

Book Review: War, Violence, and the State

Review of Political Violence in Ancient India by Upinder Singh, Harvard University Press, Cambridge,Massachusetts; 2017, pp. xvii, pp. 598....

Category: Book Reviews

by Aloka Parasher Sen

Tribute: Death of a Physicist: Stephen Hawking 1942 - 2018

Stephen William Hawking, physicist, born January 8, 1942, died on March 14, 2018, aged 76. By the time he was 21 he was diagnosed to be suffering from an unspecified incurable disease, later identified as the fatal degenerative motor neuron...

Category: Current Affairs

by S Srinivasan

Book Review: Revival of Working Class

Review of Southern Insurgency: The Coming of the Global Working Class By Immanuel Ness; Pluto Press, 2016; pp. 240 USD 28....

Category: Book Reviews

by Vrijendra