|| DATA PROCESSING and COMPUTER SCIENCE
|| 1 Alexander, Tom
Data communication and networking / Tom Alexander and Joe
Mathews.-- New Delhi: Crescent Publishing, 2014.
273p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9788183423236.
004.6 ALE 142667
** Data transmission systems , Computer networks
2 Arenas, Marcelo
Foundations of data exchange / Marcelo Arenas and others.
-- Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014.
xii, 331p. , 25cm.
ISBN : 9781107016163.
004.66 ARE 142842
This book summarizes the key developments of a decade of
research into the area of data exchange. Part I introduces
the problem of data exchange via examples, both
relational and XML, Part II deals with exchanging
relational data, Part III focuses on exchanging XML data,
and Part IV covers metadata management.
** Data transmission systems ,
3 Messier, Ric
Collaboration with cloud computing : security, social
media, and unified communications / Ric Messier.--
Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2014. xix, 222p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780124170407.
004.678 MES 142833
This book offers those operating enterprise networks
additional functionality, reduced costs and increased
return on investment. It highlights security
considerations of migrating to cloud-based collaborative
** Cloud computing , Computing Methodologies ,
Information technology -- Security measures , Information
technology -- Management , Computer security , Computer
|| COMPUTER PROGRAMMING,PROGRAMS AND DATA
|| 4 Adams, Niall (ed)
Data analysis for network cyber-security / Niall Adams
and Nicholas Heard.-- London: Imperial College Press,
ix, 189p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9781783263745.
005.8 ADA 142837
This book focuses on monitoring and analyzing network
traffic data, with the intention of preventing, or
quickly identifying, malicious activity.
** Computer networks -- Security measures , Communication
-- Network analysis ,
|| NEWS MEDIA,JOURNALISM and PUBLISHING
|| 5 Davies, Nick
Hack attack : how the truth caught up with Rupert Murdoch
/ Nick Davies.-- London: Chatto and Windus, 2014.
xvii,430p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780701187316.
072.1 DAV 142726
Drawing on dozens of exclusive interviews with private
investigators, journalists, politicians, police officers
and Murdoch executives, this book blows the lid off the
world of Fleet Street, Scotland Yard and Downing Street.
** News of the World Phone Hacking Scandal, Great
Britain, 2000-2012 , Newspapers -- Corrupt practices --
Great Britain , Journalism -- Corrupt practices -- Great
|| PHILOSOPHICAL SCHOOLS OF THOUGHT
|| 6 Morawski, Stefan
The Troubles with postmodernism / Stefan Morawski.--
London: Routledge, 2013.
xv, 138p. , 21cm.
ISBN : 9780415862264.
149.97 MOR 142711
In this book, the author sheds light on the often
confused debate about postmodernism, postmodernity and
human values. Drawing upon a wide range of evidence from
the experience of everyday life in the sciences,
religion, visual arts, literature, film, television and
contemporary music, the book is an indispensable guide to
our understanding and evaluation of contemporary
** Postmodernism , Culture , Civilization, Modern -- 1950
|| DIFFERENTIAL and DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY
|| 7 Burke, Peter J (ed)
Advances in identity theory and research / Peter J Burke
and others.-- New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers
xii, 235p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780306478512.
155.2 BUR 142931
This book focuses on the culturally embedded nature of
the self, and on the social categories in which persons
find themselves and with which they relate themselves to
** Identity (Psychology) -- Congresses
|| ANCIENT,MEDIEVAL and EASTERN PHILOSOPHY
|| 8 Joshi, Anurag
Awakening India : Swami Vivekananda / Anurag Joshi.-- New
Delhi: Arise Publishers, 2014.
280p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9789382894070.
181.4 VIV 142665
** Vivekananda, -- Swami, -- 1863-1902 -- Philosophy ,
Vivekananda, -- Swami, -- 1863-1902 , Philosophy
9 Gerson, Lloyd P
From Plato to platonism / Lloyd P Gerson.-- Ithaca:
Cornell University Press, 2013.
x, 345p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780801452413.
184 GER 142712
In this book, the author argues that the ancients were
correct in their assessment. He arrives at this
conclusion in an especially ingenious manner, challenging
fundamental assumptions about how Plato°s teachings have
come to be understood.
** Plato , Platonists , PHILOSOPHY / History and Surveys /
Ancient and Classical
|| OTHER RELIGIONS
|| 10 Hiltebeitel, Alf
Dharma : its early history in law, religion, and
narrative / Alf Hiltebeitel.-- New Delhi: Oxford
University Press, 2014.
xxi, 747p. , 25cm.
ISBN : 9780198096252.
294.52 HIL 142722
This book explores the diverse and changing significance
of dharma in classical India. The author shows the
different ways in which dharma was interpreted during
that formative period: from the grand cosmic
chronometries of kalpas and yugas to narratives about
divine plans, gendered nuances of genealogical time,
royal biography (even autobiography, in the case of the
emperor Asoka), and guidelines for daily life, including
meditation. He reveals the vital role dharma has played
across political, religious, legal, literary, ethical,
and philosophical domains and discourses about what holds
** Dharma -- History of doctrines , Hinduism -- Doctrines
-- History , Dharma (Buddhism) -- History of doctrines ,
|| SOCIOLOGY and ANTHROPOLOGY
|| 11 King, Anthony
The Structure of social theory / Anthony King.-- London:
viii, 268p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780415652063.
301.01 KIN 142710
The book demonstrates that a sociology which focuses on
social relations does not imply a return to idealism, nor
a retreat into individualism, nor a rejection of
critique. Rather, a hermeneutic sociology which
prioritises human social relations is the only coherent
paradigm which is available today. The author argues that
sociologists studying the dramatic social transformations
which are currently occuring should focus on social
relations between humans, they should not attempt to
understand contemporary changes in terms of structure and
** Sociology --History , Sociology --Philosophy
|| SOCIAL INTERACTION
|| 12 Bhatnagar, Piyush
Principles of communication / Piyush Bhatnagar.-- New
Delhi: Rajat Publications, 2012.
298p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9788178805962.
302.2 BHA 142681
13 Hargie, Owen (ed)
The Handbook of communication skills / Owen Hargie.--3rd
ed-- London: Routledge, 2015.
x, 586p. , 25cm.
ISBN : 9780415359108.
302.2 HAR 142727
This book provides a comprehensive analysis of research,
theory and practice in the key skill areas of
communication. It examines in detail the core principle
that interpersonal communication can be conceptualised as
a form of skilled activity and presents a comprehensive
transactional model of skilled communication.
** Interpersonal communication , Communication --
Psychological aspects , Interviewing
14 Orgad, Shani
Media representation and the global imagination / Shani
Orgad.-- Cambridge: Polity Press, 2012.
xiii, 230p. ,22cm.
ISBN : 9780745643809.
302.23 ORG 142731
This book provides in-depth analysis of a range of
international media representations of disaster, war,
conflict, migration and celebration. The book explores how
images, stories and voices, on television, the Internet,
and in advertisements and newspapers, invite us to
relocate to distant contexts, and to relate to people who
are remote from our daily lives, by developing -mediated
intimacy- and focusing on the self. It also explores how
these representations shape our self-narratives.
** Mass media -- Social aspects
|| SOCIAL PROCESSES
|| 15 Gascoigne, John
Encountering the Pacific in the age of the enlightenment
/ John Gascoigne.-- New York: Cambridge University Press,
xxxv, 542p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780521879590.
303.482182304 GAS 142724
This book surveys the consequent encounters between
European expansionism and the peoples of the Pacific. The
author weaves together the stories of British, French,
Spanish, Dutch and Russian voyages to destinations
throughout the Pacific region. In a lively and lucid
style, he brings to life the idealism, adventures and
frustrations of a colourful cast of historical figures.
Drawing upon a range of fields, he explores the
complexities of the relationships between European and
** Pacific Islanders -- First contact with Europeans ,
First contact of aboriginal peoples with Westerners
16 Misra, Kamal K (ed)
Dissent, discrimination and dispossession : tribal
movements in contemporary India / Kamal K Misra and N K
Das.-- New Delhi: Manohar Publishers, 2014. 357p. ,
ISBN : 9789350980439.
303.4840954 MIS 142723
** Tribes -- India -- Politics and government -- History
- Congresses , Social movements -- India -- History --
Congresses , Tribes -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- India
17 Suba Chandran, D (ed)
Armed conflicts in South Asia 2013 : transitions / D Suba
Chandran and P R Chari.-- New Delhi: Routledge, 2014.
xii, 250p., 22cm.
ISBN : 9781138796065.
303.660954 SUB 142716
This book focuses on civil society movements in South
Asia, besides covering armed conflicts in the region in
2012. The first section addresses the conflicts in
Afghanistan, Pakistan and Myanmar, and the situation in
Northeast India and Naxalite violence. The second
assesses peace audits in Nepal, Sri Lanka, Jammu and
Kashmir, along with the peace process in Nagaland.
** Irregular warfare --South Asia , Insurgency --South
Asia , Peace-building --South Asia , Internal security --
South Asia , National security --South Asia , South Asia
- Foreign relations , Diplomatic relations
|| FACTORS AFFECTING SOCIAL BEHAVIOR
|| 18 Gell, Alfred
The Anthropology of time : cultural constructions of
temporal maps and images / Alfred Gell.-- Oxford: Berg,
ix, 341p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9780854968909.
304.23 GEL 142784
The examination of the phenomenon of time and to what
extent our awareness of it is culturally conditioned. The
writer provides a detailed analysis of theories put
forward by such thinkers as Durkheim, Evans-Pritchard,
Levi-Strauss, Geertz, Piaget, Husserl and Bourdieu.
** Time -- Cross-cultural studies , Time
19 Kulkarni, Manu N
Development dialogue : thoughts on socio economic issues
/ Manu N Kulkarni.-- New Delhi: Gyan Publishing House,
184p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9788121212083.
304.620954 KUL 142721
** Demographic transition , Community development ,
Community development -- India , Quality of life ,
Quality of life -- India , India -- Economic conditions ,
India -- Social conditions
20 Frenz, Margret
Community, memory, and migration in a globalizing world :
the Goan experience, c. 1890-1980 / Margret Frenz.-- New
Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2014.
xxxiii, 344p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9780199451753.
304.867605478 FRE 142747
This book tells the fascinating story of how and why
Goans went to East Africa and then on to Canada, the UK
or India. In this study of globalization from below, the
author illuminates how Goans established communities in
East Africa and explores their experience of migration as
well as their memories and how these influenced their
individual and collective identities. Its analyses of
migration processes and of economic, social, cultural and
political developments are relevant beyond the specific
case of the Goans.
** Goans -- Migrations -- History , Goa (India : State) -
Emigration and immigration -- History , Africa, East --
Emigration and immigration -- History
|| CULTURE and INSTITUTIONS
|| 21 Hong, Euny
The Birth of Korean cool : how one nation is conquering
the world through pop culture / Euny Hong.-- London:
Simon and Schuster, 2014. 267p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9781471131042.
306.095195 HON 142717
This book is about the ascent of the South Korean
culture, extending from the lows of the 1980-s to the
latest explosion of Korean culture throughout the world.
** Korea (South) -- Social life and customs , Popular
culture -- Korea (South)
|| 22 Parthasarathy, Vimala
The Voluntary sector in rural development : lessons from
social marketing based on study of NGOs in South India /
Vimala Parthasarathy.-- [s.l.]: Partridge India, 2014.
269p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9781482836769.
307.1412 PAR 142715
This book, based on an in-depth study of select NGOs in
South India, covers several aspects-survey of the
sector-s role, relevance of marketing practices for
social development,accountability issues,importance of
relationships with stakeholders, performance measurement
complexities,policy environment, success and failure
cases and models.
** Non-governmental organizations-India-Evaluation, Rural
development-India, Rural poor-India
23 Miraftab, Faranak (ed)
Cities of the global South reader / Faranak Miraftab and
Neema Kudva.-- London: Routledge, 2015.
xvi, 333p. ,24cm.
ISBN : 9780415682275.
307.76091724 MIR 142823
This book adopts a fresh and critical approach to the
field of urbanization in the developing world.Emphasizing
the historical legacies of colonialism, the book
recognizes the entanglement of conditions and concepts
often understood in binary relations: first/third worlds,
wealth/poverty, development/underdevelopment, and
inclusion/exclusion. It highlights the fractures along
lines of class, race, gender, and other socially and
spatially constructed hierarchies in global South cities.
** Urbanization -- Developing countries , Cities and
towns -- Growth
|| POLITICAL SCEINCE
|| 24 Howarth, David R
Poststructuralism and after : structure, subjectivity and
power / David R Howarth.-- New York: Palgrave Macmillan,
x, 334p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9781137266972.
320.01 HOW 142737
This book articulates the key theoretical assumptions of
poststructuralism, but also probes its limits, evaluates
rival approaches and elaborates new concepts. Building on
the work of Derrida, Foucault, Heidegger, Lacan, Laclau,
Levi-Strauss, Marx, Saussure and Zizek, the book also
provides a distinctive version of the poststructuralist
** Political science -- Philosophy , Poststructuralism ,
Power (Social sciences)
25 Kopstein, Jeffrey (ed)
Comparative politics : interests, identities, and
institutions in a changing global order / Jeffrey
Kopstein, Mark Lichbach and Stephen E Hanson.--4th ed--
New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014.
xii, 600p. ,25cm.
ISBN : 9780521135740.
320.3 KOP 142720
This book explore how the concepts of interests,
identities and institutions shape the politics of nations
and regions. It traces the global and historical contexts
of political development and examines the diverse
pathways that countries have taken in their quest to
adapt to the competitive pressures of twenty-first-
** Comparative government
|| CIVIL and POLITICAL RIGHTS
|| 26 Bhargav, P K
Textbook of human rights / P K Bhargav.-- New Delhi:
Arise Publishers, 2014.
267p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9789381031407.
323 BHA 142688
** Human rights
|| 27 Yang, Zaifu (ed)
Herbert Scarf-s contributions to economics, game theory
and operations research / Zaifu Yang.-- New York:
Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
xxx, 246p. , 22cm.
V.1 : Economics and game theory.
ISBN : 9781137024343.
330 SCA 142734,V.1
Herbert Scarf is a highly esteemed distinguished American
economist.This work has generated a major research field
in economics termed Applied General Equilibrium Analysis
and a corresponding area in operations research known as
Simplicial Fixed Point Methods. This book comprises all
his research articles and consists of four volumes. The
volume collects Herbert Scarf-s papers in the area of
Applied Equilibrium Analysis.
** Economics , Game theory
28 Greif, Avner (ed)
Institutions, innovation, and industrialization : essays
in economic history and development / Avner Greif, Lynne
Kiesling and John V C Nye.-- Princeton: Princeton
University Press, 2015.
430p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780691157344.
330.9 GRE 142928
This book brings together a group of leading economic
historians to examine how institutions, innovation, and
industrialization have determined the development of
nations. The book also features an essay that surveys
Mokyr-s important contributions to the field of economic
history, and an essay by Mokyr himself on the origins of
the industrial revolution.
** Economic history
29 Keith, Michael
China constructing capitalism : economic life and urban
change / Michael Keith and others.-- London: Routledge,
xiv, 330p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780415497060.
330.951 KEI 142736
This book analyzes China as a -risk culture-, embracing
the boundless opportunity and adventure of Beijing-s
** China -- Economic policy -- 2000- , Urban policy --
China , Economic policy
|| FINANCIAL ECONOMICS
|| 30 Sarmah, Gunindra Nath (ed)
Microfinance and sustainable development in North East
India / Gunindra Nath Sarmah.-- New Delhi: Commonwealth
346p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9788131104514.
332.09541 SAR 142679
** Microfinance -- India, Northeastern , Self-help groups
-- India, Northeastern , Sustainable development --
31 Desai, Meghnad
Testing monetarism / Meghnad Desai.-- London: Bloomsbury,
2013. 246p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9781472514066.
332.46 DES 142733
Testing Monetarism pursues the complex question of the
nature of the controversy surrounding monetarist theory
and evidence, and the reasons for the persistence of this
controversy. The theory of monetarism is examined in its
old guise as the Quantity Theory of Money, and subsequent
chapters look at the evolution of the theory to its
present form in the period since the 1950-s, and Desai
weaves together issues of theory with those of
econometric evidence. He looks in turn at major
predictions of monetarism, critically examining the
claims made in the literature in the light of his
discussion of the methodology of testing theories and
highlights flaws in the empirical data surrounding
** Money -- Mathematical models , Monetary policy --
Mathematical models , Chicago school of economics
32 Sauter, Oliver
Monetary policy under uncertainty : historical origins,
theoretical foundations, and empirical evidence / Oliver
Sauter.-- Wiesbaden: Springer Gabler, 2014.
xii, 220p. , 21cm.
ISBN : 9783658049737.
332.46 SAU 142741
The author analyzes three aspects of monetary policy
under uncertainty. First he shows that the terms risk and
uncertainty are often wrongly used as synonyms despite
their different meanings. The second aspect is the proper
examination and incorporation of uncertainty into a
monetary policy framework. The author undertakes a
systematization with a closer look at each identified
form of uncertainty. Thirdly, he focuses on the
quantification of uncertainty from two different
perspectives, either from a market perspective or from a
central bank perspective.
** Uncertainty -- Economic aspects , Monetary policy --
Econometric models , BUSINESS and ECONOMICS -- Finance
33 Thaler, Richard H (ed)
Advances in behavioral finance / Richard H Thaler.-- New
York: Russell Sage Foundation, 1993.
xxi, 597p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9780871548443.
332.6019 THA 142787
This book presents twenty papers by leading specialists
that illustrate the abiding power of behavioral finance -
of how specific departures from fully rational decision
making by individual market agents can provide
explanations of otherwise puzzling market phenomena.
** Investments --Psychological aspects
34 Vaidyanathan, K
Credit derivatives : focusing on the Indian credit
derivatives market / K Vaidyanathan.-- New Delhi: McGraw
Hill Education, 2014.
xvii, 428p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9781259028410.
332.6457 VAI 142714
Credit Derivatives covers valuation and pricing of
various credit derivative instruments, including their
trading, structuring, cash and physical settlement, ISDA
documentation, FAS and IFRS accounting treatment and
regulatory guidelines. Using real-world case studies, the
book provides an all-inclusive overview of the global and
Indian credit derivative market, their auction and
settlement process in the event of a default.
** Credit derivatives , Derivative securities
|| ECONOMICS OF LAND and ENERGY
|| 35 Liberti, Stefano
Land grabbing : journeys in the new colonialism / Stefano
Liberti.-- London: Verso, 2013.
xiv, 226p. , 21cm.
ISBN : 9781781681176.
333.31 LIB 142713
** Land tenure -- History -- 21st century , Land use,
Rural -- History -- 21st century , Food supply -- History
-- 21st century
|| 36 Chaudhary, Krishan Bir
Development misplaced / Krishan Bir Chaudhary.-- New
Delhi: Rajat Publications, 2013.
ix, 271p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9788178806327.
338.1854 CHA 142668
** Transgenic plants-India , Agriculture and state-India
37 Chavas, Jean-Paul (ed)
The Economics of food price volatility / Jean-Paul
Chavas, David Hummels and Brian D Wright.-- Chicago: The
University of Chicago Press, 2014.
ix, 383p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780226128924.
338.19 CHA 142927
This book examines the forces driving both recent and
historical patterns in food price volatility, as well as
the effects of various public policies in affecting this
volatility. The chapters include studies of the links
between food and energy markets, the impact of biofuel
policy on the level and variability of food prices, and
the effects of weather-related disruptions in supply. The
findings shed light on the way price volatility affects
the welfare of farmers, traders, and consumers.
** Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Congresses , Food
prices -- Congresses. , Food supply -- Congresses
38 Lahiri-Dutt, Kuntala (ed)
The Coal nation : histories, ecologies and politics of
coal in India / Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt.-- Surrey: Ashgate
xxvii, 318p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9781472424709.
338.27240954 LAH 142746
This book explores the complex history of coal in India,
from its colonial legacies to contemporary cultural and
social impacts of mining, land ownership and moral
resource rights, protective legislation for coal as well
as for the indigenous and local communities, the question
of legality, illegitimacy and illicit mining and of
social justice. Presenting cutting-edge multidisciplinary
social science research on coal and mining in India, this
book initiates a productive dialogue amongst academics
and between them and activists.
** Coal trade -- India , Coal mines and mining -- India ,
Coal mines and mining
39 Mittal, Rajeev
Event management in leisure and tourism / Rajeev Mittal.-
New Delhi: Rajat Publications, 2013.
xii, 196p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9788178805917.
338.4791068 MIT 142672
** Special events -- Management , Tourism -- Management ,
Leisure industry -- Management
40 Schaffner, Julie
Development economics : theory, empirical research, and
policy analysis / Julie Schaffner.-- Hoboken: John Wiley,
xxiv, 664p. , 25cm.
ISBN : 9780470599396.
338.9 SCH 142735
This book offers a means to think about development and
policy in a way that is disciplined by economic theory
and informed by empirical research. The main goal of this
text is to get readers to think rigorously using tools of
economic analysis. This text will help to define
development objectives, understand the development
process, identify potential barriers to development,
design candidate development interventions, and analyze
the multidimensional impact of theory, empirical research
and policy analysis within the study of economic
** Economic development , Economic policy
41 Bolay, Jean-Claude (ed)
Technologies for sustainable development : a way to
reduce poverty? / Jean-Claude Bolay, Silvia Hostettler
and Eileen Hazboun.-- Switzerland: Springer International
xxv, 303p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9783319006383.
338.927 BOL 142742
This book aims to explore and answer the following three
questions: What is an appropriate technology? How can we
ensure a sustainable, integrated development? What are
the conditions for co-creation and transfer of such
technologies? Focusing on the importance of improving
working relationships between stakeholders, researchers
and decision-makers, between scientists and industrial
sectors, between academics and the population, the book
opens a dialogue necessary to create and implement the
best solutions adapted to social demands.
** Sustainable development -- Technological innovations ,
42 Stiglitz, Joseph E (ed)
The Industrial policy revolution II : Africa in the 21st
century / Joseph E Stiglitz, Justin Lin Yifu and Ebrahim
Patel.-- New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
xxvi, 607p., 24cm.
ISBN : 9781137335227.
338.96 STI 142738
In this book, world-renowned economists and policymakers
write about industrial policy, which is being recognized
anew as a linchpin for the economics of development. They
show that developing countries that have undertaken a
wide variety of industrial policies have been the most
successful. In focusing on Africa, which has a
potentially great producer and consumer base for
industry, they have chosen a continent that provides an
especially clear example of why this refreshed emphasis
on industrial policy is so important.
** Industrial policy -- Congresses , Industrial policy --
Africa -- Congresses , Industrial policy
|| MACROECONOMICS and RELATED TOPICS
|| 43 Southerton, Dale (ed)
Sustainable consumption : multi-disciplinary perspectives
in honour of professor Sir Partha Dasgupta / Dale
Southerton and Alistair Ulph.-- Oxford: Oxford University
xxii, 343p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780199679355.
339.47 SOU 142930
This book draws upon Dasgupta-s recent work on
consumption, with contributions from leading
international experts from a range of disciplines. It
explores the changes we need to make to consumption,
production, and distribution patterns in order to address
environmental and sustainability challenges.
** Consumption (Economics) , Sustainable development
|| LABOR, SOCIAL, EDUCATION andCULTURAL LAW
|| 44 Sandipan, U
Cultural property law : management, protection and
preservation of heritage / U Sandipan.-- New Delhi:
Bookleaf Publishers, 2013.
vi, 280p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9788192196862.
344.54094 SAN 142666
** Cultural property -- Protection -- Law and legislation
-- India , Historic preservation--Law and legislation --
|| PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
|| 45 Nawale, Deepti
Teaching techniques in public administration / Deepti
Nawale and Sheenam Garg.-- New Delhi: Pacific Books
286p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9789382252023.
351.072 NAW 142687
** Public administration , Research , Public
administration -- Research -- Methodology , Public
administration , Study and teaching
|| GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATIO
|| 46 Jain, Tulsi
Panchayati Raj administration and rural development /
Tulsi Jain.-- New Delhi: Bookleaf Publishers, 2013.
280p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9788192196824.
352.140954 JAI 142680
** Panchayat -- India , Local government -- India , Rural
development -- India
|| SOCIAL WELFARE PROBLEMS and SERVICES
|| 47 Fischer-Tine, Harald (ed)
A History of alcohol and drugs in modern South Asia :
intoxicating affairs / Harald Fischer-Tine and Jana
Tschurenev.-- London: Routledge, 2014.
xiv, 232p. , 24cm.
(Routledge studies in the modern history of Asia, 92).
ISBN : 9780415842631.
362.290954 FIS 142729
This book looks at the cultural, social, and economic
history of intoxicants in South Asia, and analyses the
role that alcohol and drugs have played in the region.The
book explores the linkages between changing meanings of
intoxicating substances, the making of and contestations
over colonial and national regimes of regulation,
economics, and practices and experiences of consumption.
** Substance abuse -- South Asia -- History , Drug
traffic -- South Asia -- History , Alcoholism -- South
Asia -- History
|| OTHER SOCIAL PROBLEMS and SERVICES
|| 48 Prutsch, Andrea (ed)
Climate change adaptation manual : lessons learned from
European and other industrialized countries / Andrea
Prutsch and others.-- London: Routledge, 2014.
xxiv, 352p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780415630405.
363.738746 PRU 142740
Due to the lack of success in climate change mitigation
efforts, the importance of adaptation is becoming more
and more apparent and is now one of the main imperatives
of international research and action. However, research
on adaptation is mostly not directly applicable to
adaptation policy or practice, leaving a gap between
scientific results and practical advice for decision
makers and planners. This book seeks to address this
problem and bridge the gap and should provide readers
with practical and applicable information on climate
change adaptation. The book is organised into four main
sections, each reflecting an essential component in the
** Climatic changes -- Risk management , Climate change
mitigation , Emergency management ,
|| 49 Sullivan, Dennis (ed)
Handbook of restorative justice : a global perspective /
Dennis Sullivan and Larry Tifft.-- London: Routledge,
xvii, 574p. , 25cm.
ISBN : 9780415353564.
364.68 SUL 142728
A collection of original essays that offer a critical
assessment of the theory, principles and practices of
restorative justice around the globe. This book explores
various methods of responding nonviolently to harms -
done by persons, groups, global corporations and nation-
** Restorative justice
|| 50 Murnane, Richard J
Methods matter : improving causal inference in
educational and social science research / Richard J
Murnane and John B Willett.-- Oxford: Oxford University
xv, 397p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780199753864.
370.72 MUR 142932
This book explains lucidly how the causal impact of
educational and social interventions can be estimated
from quantitative data, using a panoply of innovative
** Education -- Research -- Methodology , Quantitative
research , Education
51 Sooryakumar, K R
Methods of educational research / K R Sooryakumar and P K
Sushil Kumar.-- New Delhi: Pacific Books International,
275p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9789382252153.
370.72 SOO 142678
** Education -- Research
|| SCHOOLS and THEIR ACTIVITIES; SPECIAL EDUCATION
|| 52 Joshy, Shekhar K
Educational management / Shekhar K Joshy and Chitra
Seghal.-- New Delhi: Pacific Books International, 2014.
276p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9789382252634.
371.2 JOS 142670
This book concentrates its focus on the issues in
educational management. It provides numerous perspectives
on effective managerial policies, by exploring the
management of education within different national and
** School management and organization , EDUCATION --
Administration -- General
53 Joshy, Shekhar K
Educational technology / Shekhar K Joshy and Chitra
Seghal.-- New Delhi: Pacific Books International, 2014.
270p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9789382252603.
371.33 JOS 142671
** Educational technology
54 Bhandari, S
The Girls education in India : problems and perspectives
on primary basis / S Bhandari.-- New Delhi: Bookleaf
vi, 256p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9788192196855.
371.8220954 BHA 142673
** Girls -- Education -- India , Girls -- Education ,
|| INTERNATIONAL COMMERCE
|| 55 Ethier, Wilfred J
The Floating world : issues in international trade theory
/ Wilfred J Ethier.-- New Jersey: World Scientific, 2014.
xii, 459p. , 23m.
ISBN : 9789814590310.
382.01 ETH 142725
In this book, the author collates 22 papers that delve
deep into the study on international trade theory. These
papers are grouped into six distinct sections. Each
covers an overarching research program in trade theory -
factor-endowments theory, economies of scale,
international factor markets, regional integration, the
political economy of trade policy, and administered
** International trade
|| MEDICINE and HEALTH
|| 56 Sehgal, Varun K
Advanced counselling techniques / Varun K Sehgal and R
Krishnaprasad.-- New Delhi: Pacific Books International,
2014. 262p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9789382252092.
616.89 SEH 142664
|| 57 Dwivedi, F M
Management of water sewage system / F M Dwivedi.-- New
Delhi: Arise Publishers, 2013.
248p. , 21cm.
ISBN : 9789382894087.
628.30954 DWI 142676
** Sewage -- Purification -- India , Sewage --
Purification , India
|| 58 Jain, Praveen
Global issues in accounting / Praveen Jain and Preeti
Agrawal.-- Jaipur: RBSA Publishers, 2012.
ii, 287p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9788176115858.
657 JAI 142674
|| GENERAL MANAGEMENT
|| 59 Hoffman, Reid
The Alliance : managing talent in the networked age /
Reid Hoffman, Ben Casnocha and Chris Yeh.-- Boston:
Harvard Business Review Press, 2014.
ix, 193p. , 21cm.
ISBN : 9781625275776.
658.3 HOF 142743
In this book, the author explains that the current
generation of workers no longer expects to spend their
careers tied to a single employer or industry. Instead of
pensions the current generation is focused on personal
development. The Alliance suggests that employers and
employees enter into mutually agreed upon "tours of duty"
designed to accomplish very specific goals and then
reassess the relationship once the tour has been
** Organizational change , Employee motivation ,
60 Prakash, Arun
Human resource management : student text / Arun Prakash.-
New Delhi: Arise Publishers, 2014.
296p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9789382894032.
658.3 PRA 142675
** Personnel management
61 DeLong, Thomas J
Flying without a net : turn fear of change into fuel for
success / Thomas J DeLong.-- Boston: Harvard Business
Review Press, 2011. xv, 257p. 23.5cm.
ISBN : 9781422162293.
658.314 DEL 132719
In this book, author explains how to draw strength from
vulnerability. First, understand the forces that escalate
anxiety in high achievers and the unproductive behaviors
turn to for relief. Then adopt practices that give the
courage to "do the right things poorly" before "doing the
right things well."
** Employee motivation, Achievement motivation, Change
(Psychology), Job satisfaction, Success, Career
62 Murty, Katta G (ed)
Case studies in operations research : applications of
optimal decision making / Katta G Murty.-- New York:
xxiv, 543p. , 24cm.
(International series in operations research and management
ISBN : 9781493910069.
658.40301 MUR 142739
This book considers all methods of optimum decision
making in order to improve performances. It also compares
possible solutions obtained by different approaches,
concluding with a recommendation of the best among them
** Operations research -- Case studies ,
Economics/Management Science , Operation
63 Etchart, Nicole
Social enterprise in emerging market countries : no free
ride / Nicole Etchart and Loic Comolli.-- New York:
Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
xix, 244p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9781137373274.
658.408091724 ETC 142929
This book provides a clear picture of where impact
enterprises are, where they need to go, who the players
in the impact enterprise field are, and how they can take
the bold steps needed to facilitate the growth and impact
of unique models.
** Social entrepreneurship -- Developing countries ,
Social responsibility of business -- Developing countries
, Corporate Social Responsibility
64 Perna, Andrea
CRM systems in industrial companies : intra-and inter-
organizational effects / Andrea Perna and Enrico Baraldi.
-- New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
xiii, 249p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9781137335654.
658.812 PER 142926
CRM Systems in Industrial Companies contributes new
knowledge on Customer Relationship Management (CRM) in
the field of industrial marketing. Based on an in-depth
case study, this book highlights the complexity and
challenges in the development, implementation and use of
CRM, revealing how truly challenging it is to extract
value from CRM systems.
** Customer relations -- Management , Customer relations
- Management -- Data processing , Customer relations --
Management -- Data processing -- Case studies ,
65 Panda, R N
Marketing research / R N Panda.-- New Delhi: Advance
Learner Press, 2013.
231p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9789383028061.
658.83 PAN 142677
** Marketing research
66 Glass, Russell
The Big data-driven business : how to use big data to win
customers, beat competitors, and boost profits / Russell
Glass and Sean Callahan.-- Hoboken: John Wiley, 2015.
x, 214p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9781118889800.
658.872 GLA 142925
This book shows what it takes to create a thriving
business culture that has intense focus on the customer
by analyzing data, by being open to the truths it
reveals, and by having the guts to act on those
conclusions in order to prevail in the marketplace. The
authors offer real-world examples that act as an
invaluable guide to establish a system that gathers and
analyzes the data being generated by customers for
delivering insights and revealing opportunities that
can-t be realized any other way.
** Internet marketing , Business communication , Online
social networks , Consumer behavior
|| SPORTS,GAMES and ENTERTAINMENT
|| 67 Kumar, Dilip
Dilip Kumar : the substance and the shadow a : an
autobiography / Dilip Kumar.-- New Delhi: Hay House
456p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9789381398869.
791.43028092 KUM 142669
This book consists of various interesting anecdotes from
the life of Dilip Kumar, the legend who captured many
hearts with his prolific performances.
** Kumar, Dilip, -- 1922- , Motion picture actors and
actresses -- India -- Biography
|| AMERICAN LITERATURE IN ENGLISH
|| 68 Grisham, John
Gray mountain / John Grisham.-- New York: Doubleday, 2014
368p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780385537148.
813.54 GRI 142703
Losing her job at New York City-s largest law firm in the
weeks after the collapse of Lehman Brothers, Samantha
becomes an unpaid intern in a small Appalachian
community, where she stumbles upon dangerous secrets.
** Women lawyers -- Virginia -- Fiction , Coal mines and
mining -- Virginia -- Fiction , Appalachian Region --
Fiction , FICTION / Thrillers / Suspense
|| OTHERS LITERATURES
|| 69 Murugan, Perumal
One part woman / Perumal Murugan.-- New Delhi: Hamish
240p. , 20cm.
ISBN : 9780670086511.
894.811372 MUR 142864
Kali and Ponna-s efforts to conceive a child have been in
vain. Hounded by the taunts and insinuations of others,
all their hopes come to converge on the chariot festival
in the temple of Ardhanareeswara, the half-female god.
Everything hinges on the one night when rules are relaxed
and consensual union between any man and woman is
sanctioned. This night could end the couple s suffering
and humiliation. But it will also put their marriage to
the ultimate test.
** Childlessness -- Fiction , Infertility -- Fiction ,
Spouses -- Fiction
|| HISTORY OF ASIA
|| 70 Banerjee-Dube, Ishita
A History of modern India / Ishita Banerjee-Dube.-- New
Delhi: Cambridge University Press, 2015.
xvi, 486p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9781107659728.
954.03 BAN 142730
This book provides an interpretive and comprehensive
account of the history of India between the eighteenth
and twentieth centuries, a crucial epoch characterized by
colonialism, nationalism and the emergence of the
independent Indian Union. It explores significant
historiographical debates concerning the period while
highlighting important new issues, especially those of
gender, ecology, caste, and labour. The work combines an
analysis of colonial and independent India in order to
underscore ideologies, policies, and processes that
shaped the colonial state and continue to mould the
** India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947 ,
HISTORY / Asia / India and South Asia