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Bangladesh Goes to the Polls: A Street-side View
Current Affairs
An informal but informed Indian professional on assignment in Dhaka sends this engaging commentary on the general elections in Bangladesh....
by Srikanth S
Book Review: Identity, Belonging and Family Formation
Book Reviews
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....
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...
by Aloka Parasher Sen
Book Review: In Search of Sustainable Solutions
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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....
by Suryanarayana M H
Book Review: Mainstreaming an Emerging Field
Book Reviews
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....
by Purendra Prasad
Book Review: A Critical Feminist Narrative
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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....
by Aparna Rayaprol
Book Review: Towards the Making of a ‘New Woman’
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Review of Her Own Hero: The Origins of the Women’s Self Defense Movement By Wendy L Rouse Sage Vistaar, 2018;...
by Anushyama Mukherjee
Union Budget 2018-19: Allocation for Supplementary Foods for TB patients: How Adequate?
Current Affairs
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...
by Brajaraj S Ghosh
Book Review: War, Violence, and the State
Book Reviews
Review of Political Violence in Ancient India by Upinder Singh, Harvard University Press, Cambridge,Massachusetts; 2017, pp. xvii, pp. 598....
by Aloka Parasher Sen
Tribute: Death of a Physicist: Stephen Hawking 1942 - 2018
Current Affairs
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...
by S Srinivasan
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