|| 1 Richards, Janet Radcliffe
Human nature after Darwin : a philosophical introduction
/ Janet Radcliffe Richards.-- London: Routledge, 2000.
vii, 313p. 24cm.
ISBN : 9780415212441.
128 RIC 139862
Human Nature after Darwin is an original investigation of
the implications of Darwinism for our understanding of
ourselves and our situation. This volume casts new light on
current Darwinian controversies, also providing an
introduction to philosophical reasoning and a range of
** Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882, Philosophical anthropology
Philosophy --Introductions, Human evolution.
|| 2 Evans, Annabel Ness
Methods in psychological research / Annabel Ness Evans
and Bryan J Rooney.--3rd ed-- Los Angeles: Sage
xxiii, 415p. 23cm.
ISBN : 9781452261041.
150.72 EVA 139868
This interactive and highly applied text engages students
with a rich mix of pedagogy (including unique FAQs and
FYIs), a casual reader-friendly writing style, and
examples of real psychological research from both
research literature and student research projects. In
this updated third edition, authors Annabel Ness Evans
and Bryan J. Rooney focus on applying concepts and doing
research with simple in-text exercises. Friendly and
supportive in tone, this unique presentation of the
basics conveys to students the excitement and fun of the
** Psychology --Research --Methodology.
|| MENTAL PROCESSES and INTELLIGENCE
|| 3 Bach, Joscha
Principles of synthetic intelligence PSI : an
architecture of motivated cognition / Joscha Bach.--
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009.
xxv, 374p. 24cm.
ISBN : 9780195370676.
153 BAC 139843
Although computational models of cognition have become
very popular, these models are relatively limited in
their coverage of cognition - they usually only emphasize
problem solving and reasoning, or treat perception and
motivation as isolated modules. The first architecture to
cover cognition more broadly is Psi theory, developed by
Dietrich Dorner. By integrating motivation and emotion
with perception and reasoning, and including grounded
neuro-symbolic representations, Psi contributes
significantly to an integrated understanding of the mind.
It provides a conceptual framework that highlights the
relationships between perception and memory, language and
mental representation, reasoning and motivation, emotion
and cognition, autonomy and social behavior.
** Cognition, Artificial intelligence.
|| 4 Brody, Howard
Future of bioethics / Howard Brody.-- Oxford: Oxford
University Press, 2009.
vii, 261p. 24cm.
ISBN : 9780195377941.
174.957 BRO 139838
The Future of Bioethics, Howard Brody, a physician and
scholar who dates his entry into the field in 1972, sifts
through the various issues that bioethics is now
addressing--and some that it is largely ignoring--to
chart a course for the future. Traditional bioethical
concerns such as medical care at the end of life and
research on human subjects will continue to demand
attention. Brody chooses to focus instead on less obvious
issues that will promise to stimulate new ways of
thinking. He argues for a bioethics grounded in
interdisciplinary medical humanities, including
literature, history, religion, and the social sciences.
** Bioethics, Medical ethics, Bioethics.
|| MODERN WESTERN PHILOSOPHY
|| 5 Capdevila-Werning, Remei
Goodman for architects / Remei Capdevila-Werning.--
London: Routledge, 2014.
xiv, 128p. 21cm.
ISBN : 9780415639378.
191 GOO 139840
American philosopher Nelson Goodman (1906-1998) was one
of the foremost analytical thinkers of the twentieth
century, with groundbreaking contributions in the fields
of logic, philosophy of science, epistemology, and
aesthetics. This book is an introduction to the aspects
of Goodman’s philosophy which have been the most
influential among architects and architectural theorists.
** Goodman, Nelson, Architecture --Philosophy.
|| FACTORS AFFECTING SOCIAL BEHAVIOR
|| 6 Shields, Rob
Spatial questions : cultural topologies and social
spatialisation / Rob Shields.-- Los Angeles: Sage
xiv, 197p. 23cm.
ISBN : 9781848606654.
304.23 SHI 139847
This book successfully illuminates these embedded
experiences, questioning how to understand space as a
multiple, dynamic, intangible, yet present, form of
knowledge. Building from a history of philosopher-s and
geographer-s theories of space, Rob Shields convincingly
presents the importance of spatialization and cultural
topology in social theory and the possibilities that lies
within these theoretical tools.
** Spatial behavior , Time -- Sociological aspects ,
|| SOCIAL GROUPS
|| 7 Seema
Gender and development / Seema.-- New Delhi: ALP Books,
2013. 303p. 22cm.
ISBN : 9789382215769.
305.420954 CHA 139567
** Women -- Political activity -- India , Economic
development -- India , Sex discrimination against women -
8 Rao, K S Krishna
Introduction to Indian social anthropology / K S Krishna
Rao.-- New Delhi: Global Vision Publishing, 2013.
ix, 373p. 24cm.
ISBN : 9788182205611.
305.800954 RAO 139550
** Ethnology -- India ,
|| CULTURE and INSTITUTIONS
|| 9 Revathi, A.
Truth about me : a hijra life story / A. Revathi.-- New
Delhi: Penguin books, 2010. 304p. 20cm.
ISBN : 9780143068365.
306.762 REV 139525
Autobiography of an eunuch from Tamil Nadu.
** Revati, Eunuchs --India --Tamil Nadu --Biography.
|| 10 Sharma, R N (ed)
Small cities and towns in global era : emerging changes
and perspectives / R N Sharma and R S Sandhu.-- Jaipur:
Rawat Publications, 2013.
ix, 358p. 22cm.
ISBN : 9788131605752.
307.760954 SHA 139552
In last two decades or so, the process of globalization
has stirred up societies in various ways. The new market
systems, emerged under the new global regime, have cut
across countries. This mega-transformation has made
significant impact on existing cities and towns. Across
countries, a few cities are emerging as the hubs of flow
of capital and new technologies under the ever-growing
information technologies and labor markets. In this
process, traditional centers of regional production and
distribution of goods and services are getting
reorganized or disintegrated. In this context, there is a
strong need to understand the impact of such changes on
India-s urban settlements, more so for the small cities
and towns which have remained neglected in urban research
** City and towns --India --Growth --Congresses.
|| POLITICAL SCEINCE
|| 11 Hibbing, John R
Predisposed : liberals, conservatives, and the biology of
political differences / John R Hibbing, Kevin B Smith and
John R Alford.-- New York: Routledge, 2014. xi, 288p.
ISBN : 9780415535878.
320.50973 HIB 139842
Predisposed presents evidence that people differ
politically not just because they grew up in different
cultures or were presented with different information.
All these factors certainly play their role but people
also differ politically because they have diverse
psychological, physiological and genetic traits. This
biologically-based, physio-cognitive machinery influences
much of what makes people who they are, including their
personalities, preferences for occupation and leisure
pursuits, tastes in art and music, strategies for child
rearing and, yes, orientations to politics. In short,
this machinery predisposes people to see and understand
the world in different ways. These predispositions are in
turn responsible for a significant portion of the
political conflict that marks human history.
** Political culture, Political sociology, Political
participation, Liberalism, Conservatism.
12 Sinha, Arun
Nitish Kumar and the rise of Bihar / Arun Sinha.-- New
Delhi: Penguin Books, 2011.
x, 289p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780670084593.
320.954123 KUM 139520
Veteran journalist Arun Sinha tells the story of Nitish
Kumar s rise against the larger canvas of social and
political upheaval in Bihar, exploring the emergent
desire for equality that drove progressive movements from
late 1960s onwards and brought about a regime change by
the 1990s. After an initial association with Lalu Prasad
Yadav, Nitish Kumar rejected identity politics,
recognizing that Bihar had to transcend caste if it was
** Bihar (India) --Politics and government --21st century
Bihar (India) --Economic conditions --21st century.
|| INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
|| 13 Aggarwal, Vinod K (ed)
Linking trade and security : evolving instititutions and
strategies in Asia, Europe, and the United States / Vinod
K Aggarwal and Kristi Govella.-- New York: Springer, 2013
xiv, 252p. 24cm.
ISBN : 9781461479642.
327 AGG 139866
** International economic relations, Commerce, National
security, Pacific Area
|| 14 Acemoglu, Daron
Why nations fail / Daron Acemoglu.-- London: Profile
ISBN : 9781846684302.
330 ACE 139527
This is a provocative new theory of political economy
explaining why the world is divided into nations with
wildly differing levels of prosperity. Based on fifteen
years of research, and answering the competing arguments
of authors ranging from Max Weber to Jeffrey Sachs and
Jared Diamond, Acemoglu and Robinson step boldly into the
territory of Francis Fukuyama and Ian Morris. They blend
economics, politics, history and current affairs to
provide a new, powerful and persuasive way of
understanding wealth and poverty. They offer a pragmatic
basis for the hope that at -critical junctures- in
history, those mired in poverty can be placed on the path
to prosperity - with important consequences for our views
on everything from the role of aid to the future of
** Economics --Political aspects, Economic history --
Political aspects, Poverty --Developing countries,
Economic development --Developing countries, Revolutions
-Economic aspects, Developing countries --Economic policy
Developing countries --Social policy.
|| SOCIAL WELFARE PROBLEMS and SERVICES
|| 15 Zacher, Mark W
Politics of global health governance : united by
contagion / Mark W Zacher and Tania J Keefe.-- New York:
Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
xiv, 256p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9780230114821.
362.1 ZAC 139515
AIDS, Ebola, SARS and Malaria - the list of deadly
infectious diseases that provoke panic and cause
devastating losses of life and economic welfare is
virtually endless. In recent years the fight against
infectious diseases has become a catalyst for cooperation
in a world that is truly united by contagion. To an
unprecedented degree, governments, international
organizations, nongovernmental organizations,
philanthropic foundations, and private sector businesses
are banding together to contain, control and, when
possible, cure infectious diseases. This book examines
the nature and politics of global cooperation to combat
infectious diseases in a world more interconnected than
at any point in history.
** Medical policy -- International cooperation ,
Communicable diseases -- Control -- International
cooperation , World health , Communicable Disease Control
-- methods , Health Policy , International Cooperation ,
World Health ,
|| OTHER SOCIAL PROBLEMS and SERVICES
|| 16 Miller, Martin A
Foundations of modern terrorism : state, society and the
dynamics of political violence / Martin A Miller.--
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013.
xii, 293p. 23cm.
ISBN : 9781107621084.
363.325 MIL 139837
Why is it that terrorism has become such a central factor
in our lives despite all the efforts to eradicate it?
Ranging from early modern Europe to the contemporary
Middle East, Martin Miller reveals the foundations of
modern terrorism. The traditional notion of state
legitimacy was forever altered and terrorism became part
of a violent contest over control of state power between
officials in government and insurgents in society. In the
nineteenth and twentieth centuries terrorism evolved into
a way of seeing the world and a way of life for both
insurgents and state security forces with the two sides
drawn ever closer in their behaviour and tactics. This is
a groundbreaking history of terrorism which, for the
first time, integrates the violence of governments and
** Terrorism, HISTORY / World.
|| 17 Jayadevan, Anitha
Malicious medicine : my experience with fraud and
falsehood in infertility clinics / Anitha Jayadevan.--
New Delhi: Penguin Books, 2013.
xii, 150p., 20cm.
ISBN : 9780143103950.
364.163095483 JAY 139517
Married at twenty-three, Anitha Jayadevan was anxious
and impatient when a year passed by and she had not
conceived. Spurred by family, friends and her own sense
of inadequacy and desire to have a child of her own flesh
and blood, she decided to seek the help of
medical science. In Malicious Medicine she recounts the
story of the next eight harrowing years of her life,
where words like endometriosis, Spermatogenesis,
Varicocele, Iui And Beta Hcg became part of her
vocabulary, and visits to Infertility Clinics, Blood
Tests And Scanning in the name of Assisted Reproductive
Technology (Art) became part of her everyday existence.
It is both a cautionary report for couples seeking ART
and a moving memoir of a young woman.
** Jayadevan, Anitha, Fertility clinics --Corrupt
practices --India --Kerala, Warrier, P. K. (Panniyampally
|| 18 Kennison, Shelia M
Introduction to language development / Shelia M Kennison.
-- Los Angeles: Sage Publications, 2014.
xx, 469p. 23cm.
ISBN : 9781412996068.
401.93 KEN 139864
** Language acquisition, Language awareness --Children.
|| 19 Krug, Manfred G (ed)
Research methods in language variation and change /
Manfred G Krug and Julia Schluter.-- Cambridge: Cambridge
University Press, 2013.
xxvi, 511p. 24cm.
ISBN : 9780521181860.
417.0721 KRU 139844
Methodological know-how has become one of the key
qualifications in contemporary linguistics, which has a
strong empirical focus. Containing 23 chapters, each
devoted to a different research method, this volume
brings together the expertise and insight of a range of
established practitioners. The chapters are arranged in
three parts, devoted to three different stages of
empirical research: data collection, analysis and
evaluation. In addition to detailed step-by-step
introductions and illustrative case studies focusing on
variation and change in English, each chapter addresses
the strengths and weaknesses of the methodology and
concludes with suggestions for further reading.
** Language and languages -- Variation , Language and
languages -- Research , Linguistic change , Linguistics -
|| 20 Huggan, Graham
Nature-s saviours : celebrity conservationists in the
television age / Graham Huggan.-- London: Routledge, 2013
xi, 232p. 23cm.
ISBN : 9780415519144.
508.0922 HUG 139869
This book, one of the first to address this contribution,
focuses on five key figures: the English naturalist David
Attenborough, the French marine adventurer Jacques-Yves
Cousteau, the American primatologist Dian Fossey, the
Canadian scientist-broadcaster-activist David Suzuki, and
the Australian -crocodile hunter- Steve Irwin. Some of
the issues the author addresses include: What is the
changing relationship between western conservation and
celebrity? How has the spread of television helped shape
and mediate this relationship? To what extent can
celebrity conservation be seen as part of a global system
in which conservation, like celebrity, is big business?
The book critically examines the heroic status accorded
to the five figures mentioned above, taking in the
various discourses around nature, science, nation,
gender - through which they and their work have been
presented to us.
** Conservationists --Biography, Naturalists --Biography.
|| 21 Mainzer, Klaus
Local activity principle - the cause of complexity and
symmetry breaking / Klaus Mainzer and Leon Chua.-- London
: Imperial College Press, 2013.
xii, 443p. 26cm.
ISBN : 9781908977090.
511.352 MAI 139513
The principle of local activity explains the emergence of
complex patterns in a homogeneous medium. This book
argues that the principle of local activity is really
fundamental in science, and can even be identified in
quantum cosmology as symmetry breaking of local gauge
symmetries generating the complexity of matter and forces
in our universe. Applications are considered in economic,
financial, and social systems with the emergence of
equilibrium states, symmetry breaking at critical points
of phase transitions and risky acting at the edge of
** Mathematical physics, Broken symmetry (Physics),
|| 22 Pookutty, Resul
Sounding off : the memoirs of an oscar-winning sound
designer.-- New Delhi: Penguin Books, 2013.
ISBN : 9780143067702.
620.2092 POO 139523
Resul Pookutty recounts his amazing journey from rural
anonymity to international renown.
** Pookutty, Resul, 1971-, Sound engineers --India --
|| OFFICE SERVICES
|| 23 Bhansali, Neera
Strategic data warehousing : achieving alignment with
business / Neera Bhansali.-- Boca Raton: CRC Press, 2010.
xvii, 199p. 23cm.
ISBN : 9781420083941.
651.8 BHA 139848
This book provides data warehouse developers, business
managers, and IT professionals and administrators with an
integrated approach to achieving successful and
sustainable alignment of data warehouses and business
goals. More complete than any other text in the field,
this comprehensive reference details the joint roles and
responsibilities of the data warehouse and business
managers in achieving strategic alignment, business user
satisfaction, technical integration, and improved
** Data warehousing, Business --Data processing.
|| GENERAL MANAGEMENT
|| 24 Venkatesan, Ravi
Conquering the chaos : win in India, win everywhere /
Ravi Venkatesan.-- Boston: Harvard Business Review Press,
ISBN : 9781422184301.
658.0490954 VEN 139514
Ravi Venkatesan, the former Chairman of Microsoft India,
offers insider tips on how any firm can overcome the
unique challenges of the Indian market. He argues that
chaotic India is in fact an archetype for most emerging
markets, many of which present similar challenges but not
the same potential. Succeeding in India therefore becomes
a litmus test for your ability to succeed in many other
markets. If a person can win in India, he can win
everywhere. Combining his personal experience with in-
depth research and interviews with CEOs and senior
leaders at dozens of companies--including Nokia, GE, JCB,
Dell, Honeywell, Volvo, Bosch, Deere, Unilever, and
Nestle -Venkatesan shows how to tackle slowing growth,
policy uncertainty, and corruption and enable any firm to
thrive in India.
** International business enterprises --India, Business
enterprises, Foreign --India, Corporate culture --India,
Joint ventures --India.
25 Ramos, Pedro Pablo
Network models for organizations : the flexible design of
21st century companies / Pedro Pablo Ramos.-- United
Kingdom: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
xx, 171p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780230320161.
658.402 RAM 139543
This innovative new book from Pedro Pablo Ramos shows
organizations how to understand and improve their
organizational networks, and explains how different
network models can be implemented that encourage and
promote flexibility within organizations. Understanding
that your company is built upon networks will improve
connections and communication. Organizations must
evaluate what type of networks their structures are built
upon and how suitable these are for future growth and
strategy. The business-s future success will depend on
the network being both well-designed and well-connected.
** Industrial organization , Business networks ,
Organizational change ,
26 Gadman , Leslie
Open source leadership / Leslie Gadman and Cary L Cooper.
-- United Kingdom: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
x, 182p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780230201910.
658.4092 GAD 139544
The authors offer a new approach to leadership practice
which is more appropriate for the challenges of today-s
digitally networked economy. As more information and data
becomes available in an open access format, we see the
benefits that shared knowledge can bring to businesses
and corporations. This book explores what leaders need to
do to adapt and succeed in an Open Source world.
27 Rowley, Chris (ed)
Leadership in the Asia Pacific : a global research
perspective / Chris Rowley and Dave Ulrich.-- London:
xiv, 251p. 25cm.
ISBN : 9780415634854.
658.4092 ROW 139865
This book examines the vital nature of the subject of
leadership in Asia and looks, in particular, at the
processes and practices within the Asia Pacific region.
It describes how leadership processes differ across
various regions and teaches managers how to better employ
these processes in order to improve the success of their
organisations. The work moves beyond looking only at
Western ideas and explores further leadership
perspectives based on differing cultural foundations. It
considers the influences of Confucianism, Daoism, Mohism
and Legalism and also reflects the character of different
leadership styles, such as paternalistic, benevolent
transactional and transformational styles, as well as
authentic and entrepreneurial approaches.
** Pacific Area, Leadership
28 Belz, Frank-Martin
Sustainability marketing : a global perspective / Frank-
Martin Belz and Ken Peattie.--2nd ed-- West Sussex: Wiley
xvi, 336p. 23cm.
ISBN : 9781119966197.
658.802 BEL 139856
** Marketing, Sustainability.
|| 29 Varbanova, Lidia
Strategic management in the arts / Lidia Varbanova.-- New
York: Routledge, 2013.
xvii, 358p. 25cm.
ISBN : 9780415530033.
700.68 VAR 139849
Strategic Management in the Arts looks at the unique
characteristics of organisations in the arts and culture
sector and shows readers how to tailor a strategic plan
to help these diverse organizations meet their
** Arts --Management --Textbooks, Strategic planning --
Textbooks, BUSINESS and ECONOMICS / Strategic Planning, ART
/ Business Aspects.
|| SPORTS,GAMES and ENTERTAINMENT
||30 Naidu, Leela
Leela : a patchwork life / Leela Naidu.-- New Delhi:
Penguin Books India, 2010.
xv, 180p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780670999118.
791.43028092 NAI 139516
Leela Naidu was listed as one of the five most beautiful
women in the world by Vogue magazine. But she was much
more than that. She was the fine-boned, haunting face in
Hrishikesh Mukherjee-s Anuradha, in Merchant-Ivorys The
Householder and in Shyam Benegal-s Trikaal.Leela was
married, the mother of twins and divorced before she was
twenty. Later, she was Dom Moraes-s muse, his unpaid
secretary, his best friend and, when he was interviewing
Indira Gandhi, his translator (interpreting his mumbling
questions). Through this time she also edited magazines
and dubbed Hong Kong action movies, was Kumar Shahani-s
first producer, and when JRD Tata wanted a film on how to
use the washroom on a plane, she made it for him.
** Naidu, Leela, Motion picture actors and actresses --
31 Ray, Bijoya
Manik and I : my life with Satyajit Ray / Bijoya Ray.-- New
Delhi: Penguin Books, 2012.
xv, 615p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780143416258.
791.430233092 RAY 139518
** Ray, Satyajit, 1921-1992, Ray,Bijaya, Motion picture
producers and directors --India --West Bengal --Biography
Editors --India --West Bengal --Biography.
32 Ray, Satyajit
My years with Apu : a memoir / Satyajit Ray.-- New Delhi:
Penguin books, 1996.
vii, 148p. , 20cm.
ISBN : 9780140247800.
791.430233092 RAY 139519
The Indian film-maker Satyajit Ray tells the story behind
the making of his three films, the "Apu" trilogy.
Completed shortly before his death, the memoir covers the
key aspects of his career: his decision to give up a
lucrative job in advertising in order to make his first
film, early setbacks, a chronic shortage of funds, the
guidance and support of directors such as Jean Renoir,
his solutions to problems, etc.
** Motion picture producers and directors, Pathera
panchali (Motion picture), Ray, Satyajit, 1921-1992.
33 Manto, Saadat Hasan
Stars from another sky : the Bombay film world of the
1940s / Saadat Hasan Manto.-- New Delhi: Penguin Books,
214p. 20 cm.
ISBN : 9780140275964.
791.430954792 MAN 139524
** Motion pictures --India --Mumbai.
34 Rein, Irving
Elusive fan: reinventing sports in a crowded marketplace
/ Irving Rein, Philip Kotler and Ben Shields.-- New York:
ISBN : 9780071454094.
796.0698 REI 139855
World-renowned communication expert Irving Rein,
international marketing guru Philip Kotler, and
communication specialist Ben Shields deliver an
innovative new business model centered squarely on fan
satisfaction and retention. They give you the tools to
transform your sports product into an enduring brand-
immune to the vagaries of winning and losing-that quickly
adapts to changing market conditions. Along the way they
illustrate their points with fascinating case studies,.
** Sports --Marketing, Sports --Economic aspects,
Communication in marketing, Sports spectators --United
States, Professional sports --United States.
35 Rodrigues, Mario
Batting for the empire : a political biography of
Ranjitsinghji / Mario Rodrigues.-- New Delhi: Penguin
xiv, 277p. 20cm.
ISBN : 9780143029519.
796.35092 RAN 139530
This book sheds light on the contradictions between the
Sussex skipper and the gujarati despot, and examines the
tangled relationships between the native states, British
India and the British. This is the definite biography of
a complex man who occupied centre stage in a complex era.
** Ranjitsinhji Vibhaji, Maharaja of Nawanagar, 1872-1933
Cricket players --India --Nawanagar (Princely State) --
Biography, Nawanagar (Princely State) --Kings and rulers
-Biography, Nawanagar (Princely State) --Biography.
|| LITERATURE,RHETORIC and CRITICISM
|| 36 Bhaduri, Saugata (ed)
Perspectives on comparative literature and culture in the
age of globalization / Saugata Bhaduri and Amar Basu.--
London: Anthem Press, 2010.
xxiv, 176p. 23cm.
ISBN : 9788190757089.
809 BHA 139872
Provides a fresh look at the fields of comparative
literature and culture studies from a historical and
** Comparative literature --Congresses, Culture --Study
and teaching --Congresses, Literature and globalization -
Congresses, Culture and globalization --Congresses.
|| HISTORY OF ASIA
|| 37 Sen, Amiya P
Rammohun Roy : a critical biography / Amiya P Sen.-- New
Delhi: Penguin Books, 2012.
xii, 211p. , 21cm.
ISBN : 9780670084272.
954.031092 ROY 139521
Raja Rammohun Roy (1774-1833) was a great champion of
liberty and civil rights in colonial India. He was also a
true cosmopolitan who envisioned a world without borders.
A tireless crusader for religious and social reform,
Rammohun attempted a progressive reinterpretation of
Hinduism and tried to improve the lot of socially
marginalized groups such as women.
** Rammohun Roy, Raja, 1772?-1833, Social reformers --
India --Biography, Statesmen --India --Biography.
38 Omvedt, Gail
Ambedkar : towards an enlightened India / Gail Omvedt.--
New Delhi: Penguin Books, 2004.
xvi, 167p. 18cm.
ISBN : 9780143065906.
954.04092 OMV 139528
In Ambedkar: Towards An Enlightened India, the author
traces Ambedkar s life, from his childhood, to his
struggles to overcome the hurdles placed in his path by
the caste system, to his rise as one of the most highly
respected leaders of the country.
** Ambedkar, B. R. (Bhimrao Ramji), 1891-1956 , Statesmen
-- India -- Biography , Social reformers -- India --
39 Bhagat, Usha
Indiraji : through my eyes / Usha Bhagat.-- New Delhi:
Penguin Book India, 2005.
xix, 292p. 22cm.
ISBN : 9780670057726.
954.045092 GAN 139538
** Gandhi, Indira, 1917-1984 , Women prime ministers --
India -- Biography , India -- Politics and government --
40 Jayakar, Pupul
Indira Gandhi : a biography / Pupul Jayakar.-- New Delhi:
Penguin Books, 1988.
xix, 539p. 19cm.
ISBN : 9780140114621.
954.051092 GAN 139537
When Indira Gandhi was brutally assassinated in 1984, she
had lived through India-s tortured liberation from the
British Empire, the bloody era of partition, and the
monumental difficulties associated with sustaining the
world-s largest and most troubled democratic nation. Now
comes a unique biography of the accomplished politician.
** Gandhi, Indira, 1917-1984 , Prime ministers -- India -
Biography , India -- Politics and government -- 1919-
1947 , India -- Politics and government -- 1947- ,