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Caste, as it is experienced in everyday life, is the pièce de résistance of this book. Thirty-two voices narrate how from childhood to adulthood, caste intruded upon their lives—food, clothes, games, gait, love, marriage and every aspect of one’s existence …

This book will advise you on how to handle the challenges constant connectedness poses to our Currently, we have about 2 billion millennials in the world, aged between 17 and 37 years, who are fast becoming the world’s most important …

Democratization, strengthened personal relationships, and all the knowledge in the world available at your fingertips, more or less for free. And all this regardless of whether you are in India, China, Chile, or Chad. Indeed, the connected world has changed …

Today when the world is looking towards India as a human resource capital, the quality of such resource becomes a global concern. This book studies the relation between aberrant growth, adult diseases, and human capital, and recommends growth monitoring as …

The key to the upliftment of the Adivasi community is a deep understanding of their culture, psychological resources and cognitive strengths. Ecology, Culture and Human Development: Lessons for Adivasi Education presents a comparative analysis of the cultural and cognitive dimensions …

Indira Gandhi, prime minister of India for sixteen years, was as charismatic as she was controversial–at once admired and criticized for her political judgments and actions. Yet beyond such debate, what has not been fully understood is her life-long communion …

The book covers cutting-edge research and recent advances in green energy, green chemistry, green economy, and sustainable industrial technology. It describes the development and expansion of processes, practices, and applications that improve or replace the existing technologies. It also proposes …

How should the private sector respond to the new risks and uncertainties of a crowded planet? Frugal Value contests the notion that companies can rise to the great challenges of our time by adopting so-called ‘sustainable business’ practices. Instead, the …

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