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Tuesday, December 22, 2015

South Asia Courses Spring 2016

South Asian Topics

Contemporary Indian Dance 2 (DNCE 3312 Section 001): Ananya Chatterjea

Writing Self and the Nation: Modern Literature from Indian Subcontinent (ALL 3637W Section 001):  Suvadip Sinha

Survey of India: Languages, Literature, and Films (ALL 3673 Section 001):  Sungok Hong

Topics: Ghosts of India (ALL 3920 Section 001):  Suvadip Sinha

Topics: Caste, Race, and Indigeneity (GEOG 8980 Section 001): Richa Nagar

South Asian Languages

Beginning Hindi-Urdu (HNUR 1012, HNUR 4002): Sungok Hong

Intermediate Hindi-Urdu (HNUR 3022, HNUR 4004): Sungok Hong

Hindi-Urdu Teaching Tutorial (HNUR 3290): Sungok Hong

Middle East Courses Spring 2016

Middle East & Related Topics

Survey of the Modern Middle East (HIST 3505 Section 001): Carol Hakim

The Ottoman Empire (HIST 3547 Section 001):  Giancarlo Casale

Topics: The Politics of Arabic Poetry (ALL 3832 section 001):  Katrien Vanpee

Islam: Religion and Culture (ALL 3871, HIST 3493, RELS 3712 Section 001):  Nabil Matar

History of Modern Israel/Palestine: Society, Culture, and Politics (GLOS 3942 Section 001; HIST 3512 Section 001; JWST 3512 Section 001):  Daniel Schroeter

North Africa since 1500: Islam. Colonialism, and Independence (HIST 3513 Section 001; HIST 5513 Section 001; RELS 3721 Section 001, RELS 5721 Section 001):  Daniel Schroeter

Islam and the West (GLOS 3643 Section 001; HIST 3546 Section 001; RELS 3714 Section 001): Iraj Bashiri

Modern Iran: Nationalism, Religion, and the Struggle to Create Modern Iran (HIST 3506 Section 001; RELS 3713 Section 001): Iraj Bashiri

Palestinian Literature and Film (ALL 3920 Section 004): Joseph Farag

Struggles and Issues in the Middle East (POL 4477 Section 001): Sarah Parkinson

Empire and Nations in the Middle East (EMS 5500 Section 002; HIST 5547 Section 001):  Giancarlo Casale

Middle East Politics (PS 5851 Section 001): Sarah Parkinson

Middle Eastern Languages

Beginning Arabic II (ARAB 1102/ARAB 4102)

Intermediate Arabic II (ARAB 3102/ARAB 4122)

Advanced Arabic II (ARAB 5102):  Katrien Vanpee

Topics: Conversational Arabic II (ARAB 3900):  Hossam Elsherbiny

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Selected new titles in Ames Library - December 2015

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Listing books added in November

Sacred objects in secular spaces: exhibiting Asian religions in museums.  (London; Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2015)
Ames Library  AM7.S23 2015

Concept of freedom in Mizo philosophy.  Vanlalmawia, K., (Guwahati: EBH Publishers, 2013)
Ames Library  B824.4.V36 2013

Dangerous marginality: rethinking impurity and power.  Vijaisri, Priyadarshini, (Delhi: Indian Council of Historical Research in association with Primus Books, 2015)
Ames Library  BL1225.M3853 V55 2015

Sadhana & growth.  Aditya, G. (Bishanpur: Aryamaan Publications: 2014)
Ames Library  BL624.A35 2014

Buddhism in Assam: past and present.  (Guwahati: Purbanchal Prakash, 2014)
Ames Library  BQ349.A88 B83 2014

Buddhist epistemology, logic and language.  Chhatre, Lata Dilip, (Delhi, India: New Bharatiya Book Corporation, 2015)
Ames Library  BQ4440.C44 2015

The political philosophy of the Dalai Lama: selected speeches and writings.  Bstan-ʾdzin-rgya-mtsho, (New Delhi: Rupa Publications, 2014)
Ames Library  BQ7935.B772 2014

Makers of Assam.  Baishya, Paresh, (Guwahati: Chandra Prakash, 2014)
Ames Library  CT1507.A75 B35 2014

Probings into Indian culture: Prof. Vishwambhar Sharan Pathak as a historian.  Pathak, Vishwambhar Sharan, (Delhi: Pratibha Prakashan, 2015)
Ames Library  DS423.P385 2015

The R̥igvedic people: 'invaders'?/'immigrants'? or indigenous?: evidence of archaeology and literature.  Lal, B. B. (New Delhi, India: Aryan Books International, 2015)
Ames Library  DS425.L3529 2015

The demands of recognition: state anthropology and ethnopolitics in Darjeeling.  Middleton, Townsend, (Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, 2016)
Ames Library  DS432.G87 M58 2016

Identity and democracy: autonomy movement in Assam.  Hazarika, Lohit, (Guwahati: EBH Publishers (India), 2014)
Ames Library  DS432.M44 H39 2014

Education of scheduled caste in Assam.  Roy, N. R., (Guwahati: EBH Publishers (India), 2014)
Ames Library  DS432.N35 R67 2014

Migration and human variation: a study on tribal tea-labourers.  Pipalāi, Cumaki, (New Delhi, India: Mittal Publications, 2014)
Ames Library  DS432.O7 P57 2014

Royal Umbrellas of Stone: Memory, Politics, and Public Identity in Rajput Funerary Art.  Belli Bose, Melia, (Leiden: Brill, 2015))
Ames Library  DS432.R3 B38 2015

India and the contemporary international system: theory, policy and structure.  (New Delhi Manohar Publishers & Distributors, 2014)
Ames Library  DS448.I525 2014

The establishment of British rule 1757-1813.  Farooqui, Amar, (New Delhi: Tulika Books, 2014)
Ames Library  DS463.F37 2014

Nation or the empire: Indian civilians at the crossroads.  Nath, Satyaki, (Kolkata: Frontpage, 2015)
Ames Library  DS463.N38 2015

The crown prince, the gladiator & the hope: battle for change.  Ashutosh (Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India: HarperCollins Publishers India, 2015)
Ames Library  DS480.853.A84 2015

Divided we govern: coalition politics in modern India.  Ruparelia, Sanjay, (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2015)
Ames Library  DS480.853.R87 2015

Muslims, nation and the world: life and thought of Abul Hashim, leader of the Bengal Muslim League.  Sho, Kuwajima, (New Delhi: LG Publishers, Distributors 2015)
Ames Library  DS485.B49 A37 2015

Best of Mamata: real life, personal experience, essays, poetry.  Byānārjī, Mamatā (Kolkata, India: Bee Books, 2015)
Ames Library  DS485.B493 B93329 2015

Diametrical nationalisms: rulers, rebels, and masses in Manipur.  Ningthouja, Malem, (Delhi: Aakar Books, 2015)
Ames Library  DS485.M48 N57 2015

State formation and the establishment of non-Muslim hegemony: post-Mughal 19th-century Punjab.  Rishi Singh. (New Delhi: SAGE Publications, 2015)
Ames Library  DS485.P87 R57 2015

Murshidabad in the era of Nawabs: Persian architecture, art, painting and culture.  Fāʾiq, Muḥammad, (Delhi: Meena Book Publications, 2015)
Ames Library  DS486.M76 F35 2015

Parliamentary democracy in Bhutan: a journey from tradition to modernity.  Sebastian, Sarish, (New Delhi: Adroit Publishers, 2015)
Ames Library  DS492.7.S43 2015

Environmental management in Uttarakhand: a geographical study of Doon Valley.  Khan, Kazma, (New Delhi, India: Serials Publications Pvt. Ltd., 2015)
Ames Library  GE320.I4 K43 2015

Shifting ground: people, animals, and mobility in India's environmental history.  (New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2014)
Ames Library  GF13.3.I4 S45 2014

Ethical issues in anthropological research.  (New Delhi: Concept Pub Co 2014.)
Ames Library  GN33.6.A17 2014

Indigenous knowledge, biodiversity conservation and livelihoods development.  Debnath, Debashis, (New Delhi: Serials Publications, 2013)
Ames Library  GN635.I4 D44 2013

Rock art: a catalogue.  (New Delhi: Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts: 2012)
Ames Library  GN799.P4 A35 2012

Demography in South Asia: implications for regional and global political narratives.  (New Delhi: Manohar Publishers & Distributors, 2014)
Ames Library  HB3636.5.A3 D45 2014

Paradox of state fragility: exploring the role of international structures in the context of Bangladesh.  Khan, Mohammad Zahidul Islam, (Dhaka: Bangladesh Institute of Peace and Security Studies, 2014)
Ames Library  HB3722.K492 2014

PLA modernisation and likely force structure: 2025.  Bisht, Nagender S. P., (New Delhi: Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd., 2015)
Ames Library  HC427.B57 2015

Issues in India Sri Lanka economies.  (New Delhi: Northern Book Centre, 2014)
Ames Library  HC435.3.B55 2014

Development of tribal people of North-East India: issues and challenges.  (New Delhi: Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd., 2015)
Ames Library  HC437.A77 D485 2009

Research & development in BRICS: an insight.  (Mumbai: Export-Import Bank of India, 2014)
Ames Library  HC59.7.R47 2014

Society, development, democracy, UN & NGOs: in global and local context.  Ahuja, S. P., (New Delhi: Manak Publications Pvt. Ltd, 2015)
Ames Library  HC79.E5 A38 2015

The Mullaperiyar water war: the dam that divided two states.  Pradeep Damodaran (New Delhi: Rupa Publications India Pvt. Ltd., 2014)
Ames Library  HD1698.I42 K47 2014

Art and craft workshops under the Mughals: a study of Jaipur karkhanas.  Halim Khan, Sumbul, (Delhi: Primus Books, 2015)
Ames Library  HD2346.I52 J35 2015

Entrepreneurship development and MSMEs in North East India.  Saikia, Sunil Kumar, (Guwahati: Purbanchal Prakash, 2014)
Ames Library  HD2346.I52 N677 2014

The rise of big business in India.  Chenoy, Kamal Aron Mitra, (Delhi: Aakar, 2015)
Ames Library  HD2356.I5 C44 2015

Transformation, by building workers' power: GEFONT policy document adopted by 6th National Congress, March 28-31, 2014, Kathmandu.  (Kathmandu: General Federation of Nepalese Trade Unions, 2014)
Ames Library  HD8670.9.A5 N465 2014

Achieving universal energy access in India: challenges and the way forward.  Maithani, P. C., (New Delhi, India: SAGE Publications India Pvt Ltd, 2015)
Ames Library  HD9688.I52 M35 2015

The song of the shirt: cheap clothes across continents and centuries.  Seabrook, Jeremy, (London: Hurst & Company, 2015)
Ames Library  HD9850.5.S43 2015

Handloom industry of North East India: marketing practices and strategic choices.  Oinam, Radhesyam, (Delhi: Akansha Publishing House, 2015)
Ames Library  HD9866.I43 N67 2015

Potential for enhancing India's trade with Australia: a brief analysis.  (Mumbai: Export-Import Bank of India, 2014)
Ames Library  Quarto HF3788.A85 P684 2014

Rivalry for trade in tea and textiles: the English and Dutch East India Companies (1700-1800).  Nierstrasz, Chris, (Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire; Palgrave Macmillan, 2015)
Ames Library  HF486.E6 N453 2015

The Marwaris: from Jagat Seth to the Birlas.  Timberg, Thomas A., (New Delhi: Allen Lane an imprint of Penguin Books 2014.)
Ames Library  HF5415.12.I5 T56 2014

Property, land, revenue, and policy: the East India Company, c. 1757-1825.  Rorabacher, John Albert, (New Delhi: Manohar, 2015)
Ames Library  HJ4385.R67 2015

Globalization, transnationalism, gender and ecological engagements.  (New Delhi, India: Serials Publications, 2015)
Ames Library  HM1271.G5835 2015

The quest for Indian sociology: Radhakamal Mukerjee and our times.  Thakur, Manish, (Shimla: Indian Institute of Advanced Study, 2014)
Ames Library  HM477.I4 T43 2014

Recontextualizing disciplines: three lectures on method.  Hedge, Sasheej, (Shimla: Indian Institute of Advanced Study, 2014)
Ames Library  HM651.H43 2014

Human development in the global south: emerging perspectives in the era of post-millennium development goals.  (2014: New Delhi, India) (New Delhi: Institute for Human Development: 2015)
Ames Library  HN980.I58 2015

From womb to tomb: study of the girl child in Northern India.  Manjinder Kaur, (Chandigarh: Unistar Books Pvt. Ltd., 2014)
Ames Library  HQ1075.5.I4 M365 2014

Women rights and gender justice.  (New Delhi: Regal Publications, 2015)
Ames Library  HQ1236.5.I4 W66 2015

Touching communities, transforming lives: stories of sex workers and MSM in alliance India's Avahan programme.  (New Delhi: India HIV/AIDS Alliance, 2014)
Ames Library  HQ239.I4 T683 2014

Indian adolescents in the modernising world.  Khalakdina, Margaret, (New Delhi: Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd., 2015)
Ames Library  HQ799.I5 K48 2015

Port towns of Gujarat.  (Delhi: Primus Books, 2015)
Ames Library  HT147.I4 S96 2015

Gender sensitiveness of Kerala budgets: an analysis.  Jayasree, A., (New Delhi, India: Serials Publications (P) Ltd., 2015)
Ames Library  HV1448.I42 K47 2015

Ergonomic of old age homes and health.  Kashyap, Shewanti N. (New Delhi: Concept Pub Co 2014.)
Ames Library  HV1454.2.I42 K86 2014

The LAB-CDRC: a rehabilitation model for the persons with disabilities.  Hussain, Md. Akbar, (Dhaka: Utso Prokashan, 2014)
Ames Library  HV1559.B29 H88 2014

Policing the nation: diaries of a country cousin.  Tripathy, A. B. (New Delhi, India: Manas Publications, 2015)
Ames Library  HV7911.T75 A3 2015

The last orange: a lost and found memoir.  Upadhaya, Kisan, (New Delhi: Gyan Publishing House, 2014)
Ames Library  HV887.N352 K38 2014

Homeless on google earth.  Kesavan, Mukul. (Ranikhet: Permanent Black c2014.)
Ames Library  JQ231.K47 2014

A hand book of Indian elections and governance (1947-2014).  (Kolkata: Deep Prakashan, 2014)
Ames Library  JQ263.H36 2014

India's 2014 elections: a Modi-led BJP sweep.  (New Delhi: SAGE Publications India Pvt Ltd, 2015)
Ames Library  JQ292.I53 2015

Gods of corruption.  Shankar, Promilla, (New Delhi, India: Manas Publications, 2015)
Ames Library  JQ612.S53 2015

The first firangis: remarkable stories of heroes, healers, charlatans, courtesans & other foreigners who became Indian.  Harris, Jonathan Gil, (New Delhi: Aleph Book Company, 2015)
Ames Library  JV8502.H37 2015

Afghanistan 2014: weathering transition: [a report].  Kumar, Radha. (New Delhi: Delhi Policy Group c2014.)
Ames Library  JZ5584.A3 K86 2014

Freedom from profit: eschewing copyright in resistance art.  Ghosh, Arjun, (Shimla: Indian Institute of Advanced Study, 2014)
Ames Library  K1420.5 G46 2014

Envisioning education for all, gender equality: selected publications of Professor Swarna Jayaweera: a felicitation volume.  Jayaweera, Swarna, (Colombo: Centre for Women's Research (CENWOR) & Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Education, 2014)
Ames Library  LC191.2.J39 2014

Opportunities and barriers for students with disabilities: a case study of University of Delhi (India).  (Delhi: Apple Books, 2015)
Ames Library  LC4814.I4 O67 2015

Print culture: Sir Syed's Aligarh Institute Gazette 1866-1897.  ʾAbbās, Aṣg̲ẖar, (Delhi: Primus Books, 2015)
Ames Library  LG169.A45 A23 2015

Studying India's musicians: four decades of selected articles.  Neuman, Daniel M., (New Delhi: Manohar, 2015)
Ames Library  ML338.N48 2015

Cultural imprints of India.  Subramanyam Reddy, D., (New Delhi: Serials Publications, 2015)
Ames Library  N7302.S83 2015

Enduring epics.  Bhat, Raghupati, (Septon: Museum of Sacred Art [2014])
Ames Library  ND1010.B43 A4 2014

Enchanting relations: recent works by Asit Kumar Patnaik, 14th-24th December, 2013.  Patnaik, Asit Kumar, (New Delhi: Chawla Art Gallery, 2013)
Ames Library  ND1010.P386 A4 2013

Sakti Burman: a private universe.  Burman, Sakti, (Milano, Italy: Skira Editore S.p.A; 2014)
Ames Library  Quarto ND553.B987 A4 2014

Buddhist art-objects in the museums of West Bengal.  Chakrabarti, Saktirani, (Kolkata: R.N. Bhattacharya, 2014)
Ames Library  NK1676.C43 2014

Problems of ethnicity and language: Northeast perspective.  (Guwahati: EBH Publishers (India), 2014)
Ames Library  P35.5.I4 N38 2014

Relive Indira Goswami: the rich legacy of her stories.  Goswāmī, Māmaṇi Raẏachama, (New Delhi: Vitasta Pub c2014.)
Ames Library  PK1569.G578 A2 2014

Primal woman: stories.  Gangopadhyaya, Sunil. (Noida, India: Harper Perennial, 2014)
Ames Library  PK1730.22.A54 A6 2014

Scorpion in the hand: Brajbhasha court poetry from central India around 1800: a critical edition of Thakur's kabittas.  Bangha, Imre, (New Delhi: Manohar, 2014)
Ames Library  PK1967.9.T8 K333 2014

Chander & Sudha: a story of middle-class life.  Bharati, Dharmvir, (Gurgaon, Haryana, India: Penguin/Viking, 2015)
Ames Library  PK2098.B447 C43 2015

Colonial Odia literature.  Pāṇigrāhī, Rameśa Prasāda, (New Delhi, India: Mittal Publications, 2014)
Ames Library  PK2570.P36 2014

The contribution of Melputtūr Nārāyaṇa Bhaṭṭatiri to Sanskrit literature with special reference to Vyākaraṇa.  Visalakshy, P., (Thiruvananthapuram: Publisher & Distributor, International School of Dravidian Linguistics, 2013)
Ames Library  PK3798.N32 Z9 2013

Pnar: a descriptive grammar.  Bareh, Curiously, (Guwahati: EBH Publishers (India), 2014)
Ames Library  PL4283.B37 2014

Outside the lettered city: cinema, modernity, and the public sphere in late colonial India.  Dass, Manishita. (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2016)
Ames Library  PN1993.5.I8 D284 2016

The politics of Hindi cinema in the new millennium: Bollywood and the Anglophone Indian nation.  Raghavendra, M. K., (New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2014)
Ames Library  PN1993.5.I8 R34 2014

Folk performing arts of Tamil Nadu.  Ezhilavan, (Delhi: Akansha Publishing House, 2015)
Ames Library  PN2885.T36 E94 2015

The actress in the public theatres of Calcutta.  Gooptu, Sarvani, (Delhi: Primus Books, 2015)
Ames Library  PN2886.C3 G66 2015

Waiting for the call: genesis two: a play in three acts.  Arasanayagam, Jean, (Colombo, Sri Lanka: S. Godage & Brothers (Pvt) Ltd, 2014)
Ames Library  PR9440.9.A68 W35 2014

Like myth and mother: a political autobiography in poetry and prose.  Sumathy. (Colombo: Sirahununi 2008.)
Ames Library  PR9440.9.S84 L554 2008

British India and Victorian literary culture.  Ní Fhlathúin, Máire, (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2015)
Ames Library  PR9489.5.N5 2015

Love marriage: a novel.  Ganeshananthan, V. V. (New York: Random House Trade Paperbacks ©2008.)
Ames Library  PS3607.A455 L68 2008

Biodiversity conservation and sustainable livelihoods in Kondhpungar village.  Malhotra, K. C., (New Delhi: Gyan Publishing House and Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya, 2014)
Ames Library  QH77.I4 M35 2014

Sociology of health and medicine: new perspectives.  Sujatha, V., (New Delhi, India: Oxford University Press, 2014)
Ames Library  RA418.S86 2014

Cultural politics of hygiene in India, 1890-1940: contagions of feeling.  Prasad, Srirupa, (Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015)
Ames Library  RA530.B4 P73 2015

Tales of an enchanted boyhood: Alupola to Jaffna 1940-1960.  Veerasingam, Philip G., (Colombo: Bay Owl Press, 2014)
Ames Library  RD27.35.V44 A3 2014

Goddess.  Caleb Cain, Marcus, (Bologna, Italy: Damiani, 2015)
Ames Library  Quarto TR660.5.C35 2015

Jawan to general.  Sushil Kumar, (New Delhi, India: Manas Publications, 2014)
Ames Library  U55.S87 A3 2014

Does India think strategically?: institutions, strategic culture and security policies.  (New Delhi: Manohar Publishers & Distributors, 2014)
Ames Library  UA840.D64 2014