Rawat Publications (India) is one of the leading independent publishing houses in the Indian subcontinent with focused academic publishing in the Social Sciences and Humanities. For more than 30 years, Rawat has established itself as a publisher of quality books for the dissemination of knowledge in subjects such as: sociology, anthropology, women's studies, political science, geography, environmental studies, literature, minority studies, developmental studies and economics. They produce approximately 50 books a year.
In Profile and Fragment
The reputation of Ramanujan the translator eclipses the claims of Ramanujan the poet. This book seeks to correct this critical lopsidedness, as it endeavours to establish his poetry as the mainstay of his creative genius. Akshaya Kumar argues that translation as an enterprise of...
Cloth - 9788170338338 - $ 45.00
Myth and Reality
By S.G. Kabra
The termination of an unwanted pregnancy as a medical solution to what essentially is a social problem requires critical consideration of all aspects of the problem, especially in the commercialized culture of the medical profession. In India, medical termination of a pregnancy is a complex...
Cloth - 9788131605646 - $ 45.00
Context, Constraints and Choices
By Indra Munshi
This book is about the lives of the adivasis, also known as tribals, and the circumstances in which they find themselves, in one district, Thane, in Maharashtra, Western India. Thane district has a large adivasi population, the second largest adivasi population of the thirty...
Cloth - 9788131600443 - $ 50.00
The development of desert areas, administration of drought-prone regions, arid zone agriculture, watershed development and 'watershed plus,' water use in arid and semi-arid areas, coping with drought - these are all of the vital importance for both the rainfed and dry farming areas...
Cloth - 9788131602423 - $ 60.00
Approaches, Concepts and Thinkers in Public Administration
Administrative Theory has been an exciting area of the wider field of Public Administration. There have been a number of significant approaches, models, foci and theories that represent and explain administrative phenomena in myriad situations, nations...
Cloth - 9788131601600 - $ 55.00
Analysis and Technologies
By S.L. Verma
In the realm of political science, this book discusses the various challenges coming up in the 21st century in the form of globalization, global governance, feminism, contemporary terrorism, state supremacy, democracy, and human rights. In the light of the latest developments, it explains, analyzes, and...
Cloth - 9788131601709 - $ 60.00
An Interdisciplinary Approach
Ageing is a continuous biological process which no human can escape. This inevitable and irreversible process affects both physical and psychological well-being. Though it cannot be avoided, the rate at which one ages varies from country to country and person to...
Cloth - 9788131603895 - $ 55.00
A Study in Kerala
Over the past decades, the world's population has traversed its course of demographic transition from a state of high birth and death rates to low birth and death rates. The result of that transition has led to the growth in the number of elderly....
Cloth - 9788131605950 - $ 40.00
Population ageing is one of the greatest challenges of our time. Prolongation of the life span does not necessarily imply that the extra years bring about continued health and prosperity. Ageing can put an increased burden on social, economic, and health...
Cloth - 9788131602812 - $ 50.00