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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 …

The award-winning climate scientist Michael E. Mann and the Pulitzer Prize–winning political cartoonist Tom Toles have been on the front lines of the fight against climate denialism for most of their careers. They have witnessed the manipulation of the media …

Inclusive Finance India Report 2016 provides in-depth, well-researched, and well-analyzed evidence on how the financial inclusion agenda has progressed at various levels. The report covers a review of the performance of diverse institutional initiatives working in inclusive finance—banks, specialized banks, …

A scientific approach without the ritualistic trappings of most books on shamanism. It is for business leaders, practitioners, or indeed any individual looking to make a difference. It draws from over thirty years’ experience as a management professor Healing the …

This is the fourth Annual report from Down To Earth. Each chapter has relevant articles that deal with current developments and related archival material from CSE’s more than 30 years of research. This makes each article/analysis wholesome as it gives …

The annual edition of Dr. Uma Kapila’s Indian Economy since Independence has become a staple, annually updated, reference for University students throughout the country, for aspirants for the civil service and other examinations, and for all those interested in a …

When the author is such a big name, as someone who has led the World Economic Forum, one’s expectation from the book will be lofty. He has brought together important technology changes that appear to be imminent in the next …

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