Properties of Rent : Community, Capital and Politics in Globalising Delhi by Sushmita Pati
This book looks at the spatial transformation of villages brought into Delhi’s urban fray in the 1950s. As these villages transform physically; their residents, an agrarian-pastoralist community – the Jats – also transform into dabblers in real estate. Read more
Women's Rights and Law Codes in Early India, 600 BCE-570 ACE
This book looks at the first eight Sanskrit law codes written in India, between 600 BCE and 570 ACE. It focuses on the legal, religious and ethical customs which were codified in this period and their impact on the social and political life of women. This book is available at the NLS library.
The New Fourth Branch: Institutions for Protecting Constitutional Democracy
This book offers the first general theory of the fourth branch; in a world where governance is exercised through political parties, we cannot be confident that the traditional three branches are enough to preserve constitutional democracy. This book is available at the NLS library.