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Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Selected New Titles in Ames Library, August 2016

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Listing titles added in July

To bee or not to bee: winning against all odds.  Mittra, Sid, (New Delhi: SAGE Response; 2015)
Ames Library BF637.S8 M584 2015

Why we are not Hindus.  Jal, Murzban, (Delhi: Aakar, 2015)
Ames Library BL1215.P65 J35 2015

Freedom from casteism.  Garg, R. S., (New Delhi: Nature Book India, 2015)
Ames Library BL2015.S6 G37 2015

365 days democracy & secularism: under the Modi regime: a report.  Dayal, John, (New Delhi: Anhad, 2015)
Ames Library Quarto BL2015.S72 A14 2015

Niṣpanna-Yogāvalī: Sanskrit and Tibetan texts with English translation.  Abhayākaragupta, (New Delhi: International Academy of Indian Culture and Aditya Prakashan, 2015)
Ames Library Quarto BQ3340.N5722 E5 2015

Text, history, and philosophy: Abhidharma across Buddhist scholastic traditions.  (Leiden, The Netherlands; Brill, 2016)
Ames Library BQ4195.C66 2016

Taming the imperial imagination: colonial knowledge, international relations, and the Anglo-Afghan encounter, 1808-1878.  Bayly, Martin J., (Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2016)
Ames Library DS357.6.G7 B39 2016

Dalit visions: the anti-caste movement and the construction of an Indian identity.  Omvedt, Gail. (New Delhi: Orient Longman 1995.)
Ames Library DS422.C3 O52 1995

India since 2002: articles published in Mainstream.  Dube, Mukul, (New Delhi: AlterNotes Press, 2015)
Ames Library DS422.C64 D827 2015

Grassroots development initiatives in India: rights based approach to development and advocacy.  Kāḷe, Sampata, (Delhi: Aakar, 2015)
Ames Library DS432.A2 K35 2015

India: the crucial years.  Rajeswar, T. V., (New Delhi: HarperCollins Publishers India, 2015)
Ames Library DS480.853 I49644 2015

Relevance of Ambedkar's ideology.  Kataria, Kanta, (Jaipur: Rawat Publications, 2015)
Ames Library DS481.A6 K365 2015

Kashmir: the Vajpayee years.  Dulat, A. S. (Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India: HarperCollins Publishers India, 2015)
Ames Library DS485.K27 D84 2015

New horizons in history and culture.  Padhy, Manmath, (Delhi: Pratibha Prakashan, 2015)
Ames Library Quarto DS485.O646 N49 2015

Long exposure: the camera at Udaipur 1857-1957.  Pramod Kumar, K. G. (Udaipur: Maharana of Mewar Charitable Foundation 2014.)
Ames Library Quarto DS485.U3 P74 2014

Ahmedabad: a city in the world.  Shah, Amrita, (New Delhi: Bloomsbury, 2015)
Ames Library DS486.A4 S494 2015

Cosmology to cartography: a cultural journey of Indian maps: from the collections of Kalakriti Archives, Hyderabad and National Museum.  Nanda, Vivek, (New Delhi: National Museum, 2015)
Ames Library Quarto GA1131.C67 2015

Development and discontent in tribal India.  (Jaipur, India: Rawat Publications, 2015)
Ames Library GN635.I4 N38 2012

Faunal representations on chalcolithic ceramics.  (Delhi, India: Bharatiya Kala Prakashan, 2016)
Ames Library Quarto GN855.I4 F38 2016

Sustainable mountain development: getting the facts right.  Ives, Jack D., (Lalitpur, Nepal: Himalayan Association for the Advancement of Science (HimAAS), 2013)
Ames Library Quarto HC437.H563 I94 2013

Silver fodder.  Ardalan, Firouz, (Udaipur: Seva Mandir, 2012)
Ames Library HD1671.I52 R3563 2012

Water and development in Bangladesh: a retrospective on the Flood Action Plan.  Rogers, Peter P., (Arlington, V.A.: ISPAN [1994])
Ames Library Quarto HD1698.B3 W27 1994

People's plan of action for management of rivers in southwest coastal region of Bangladesh. (Dhaka: Uttaran, 2013)
Ames Library Quarto HD1698.B35 P46 2013

Labour welfare and Dr. Ambedkar's vision.  Tariq, M., (Jodhpur: Royal Publication, 2015)
Ames Library HD7748.L33 2015

Mission Saranda: a war for natural resources in India.  Ḍuṅgaḍuṅga, Glaiḍasana, (Ranchi: Bir Buru Ompay Media & Entertainment LLP, 2015)
Ames Library HD9506.I43 S27 2015

'Ad'apting to markets: repackaging commercials in Indian languages.  Sunitha Srinivas, C. (Los Angeles: SAGE, 2015)
Ames Library HF5813.I4 S86 2015

Inclusive finance India report 2014.  Nair, Tara S., (New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2015)
Ames Library Quarto HG178.33.I4 N35 2015

Intercultural communication: the Indian context.  Rao, Ramesh N. (New Delhi: SAGE Publications, 2015)
Ames Library HM1211.R36 2015

Citadels of glass: the story of India's new suburban landscape.  Chatterji, Tathagata, (New Delhi: Westland Ltd, 2015)
Ames Library HT352.I5 C43 2015

The making of the Indian landscape.  Chatterji, Aditi (New Delhi: Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage and Aryan Books International, 2014)
Ames Library Quarto HT384.I4 C43 2014

Aarushi.  Sen, Avirook, (Gurgaon, Haryana, India: Penguin Books, 2015)
Ames Library HV6535.I43 N65 2015

Cultural politics of modern India.  Gudavarthy, Ajay, (Delhi: Aakar, 2015)
Ames Library JQ231.G83 2015

The emergence of regionalism in Mumbai: history of the Shiv Sena.  Gogate, Sudha, (Mumbai: Popular Prakashan, 2014)
Ames Library JQ620.M2673 S545 2014

Sexual violence against women: with special reference to rape including the sexual harassment of women at workplace (prevention, prohibition and redressal) Act, 2013.  Ray, Sukumar (Kolkata: Eastern Law House, 2015)
Ames Library KNS4202.R39 2015

Bhupen Khakhar: you can't please all.  Dercon, Chris, (London: Tate Publishing, 2016)
Ames Library Quarto N7310.K43 A4 2016

Art, icon, and architecture in South Asia: essays in honour of Dr. Devangana Desai.  Desai, Devangana, (New Delhi: Aryan Books International, 2015)
Ames Library Quarto N8193.S68 A78 2015

Cave-temples in the regions of the Pāṇdya, Muttaraiya, Atiyamān̤ and Āy dynasties in Tamil Nadu and Kerala.  Dayalan, D., (New Delhi: Archaeological Survey of India, 2014)
Ames Library Quarto NA4640.D38 2014

The forgotten place: stone images from Kurkihar, Bihar.  Bautze-Picron, Claudine, (New Delhi, India: Archaeological Survey of India, 2014)
Ames Library Quarto NB1912.B83 B38 2014

Amrita Sher-Gil: art & life: a reader.  Dalmia, Yashodhara, (New Delhi, India: Oxford University Press, 2014)
Ames Library ND1010.S54 A47 2014

Growth and tradition of Pahari miniature painting.  Rāhī, Oṅkāra, (New Delhi: National Pub House 2013.)
Ames Library Quarto ND1337.I4 R34 2013

My name is Radha: the essential Manto.  Manṭo, Saʻādat Ḥasan, (Gurgaon, Haryana, India: Penguin Books, 2015)
Ames Library PK2199.H338 A6 2015

The sea lies ahead.  Intiz̤ār Ḥusain, (New Delhi: Harper Perennial, 2015)
Ames Library PK2200.I57 S43 2015

A rag doll after my heart: a poetic novel.  Vaidya, Anurādhā, (New Delhi: Zubaan Publishers Pvt. Ltd., 2015)
Ames Library PK2418.V35 M33 2015

Writing the self: a thematic study of dalit autobiographies.  Siva Nagaiah, Bolleddu, (Delhi: Kalpaz, 2015)
Ames Library PK2907.U56 S58 2015

Orientalism, terrorism, indigenism: South Asian readings in postcolonialism.  Malreddy, Pavan Kumar, (Thousand Oaks: SAGE Publications, 2015)
Ames Library PN56.P555 M35 2015

LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer): identities in select modern Indian literature.  Chanana, Kuhu Sharma, (New Delhi: Suryodaya Books, 2015)
Ames Library PR9484.3.C43 2015

Counter-writing: dalits and other subalterns.  (New Delhi: Prestige Books International, 2016)
Ames Library PR9484.6.N385 2014

South-Asian fiction in English: contemporary transformations.  Tickell, Alex, (London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016)
Ames Library PR9570.S64 T53 2016

4th Divisional Conference, Community Based Adaptation to Climate Change in Bangladesh: child inclusive climate smart disaster risk reduction: conference proceedings, 22 August 2013 Patuakhali, Bangladesh.  (Dhaka: Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies, 2013)
Ames Library Quarto QC903.2.B3 D58 2013

Commonly used medicinal herbs and shrubs by traditional herbal practitioners: glimpses from Thanchi upazila of Bandarban.  Motaleb, Mohammad Abdul, (Dhaka: International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources, 2013)
Ames Library QK99.B26 M68 2013

Medicinal plants of Sri Lanka.  Rajamanna, Hemanaga, (Colombo, Sri Lanka: S. Godage & Brothers (Pvt.) Ltd., 2013)
Ames Library QK99.S78 R35 2013

Agriculture and environment: debates in the Central Legislature of India, 1937-1957.  Mishra, Surendra Mohan (New Delhi: Primus Books, 2015)
Ames Library S589.76.I4 M57 2015

Depletion of natural forest areas in Odisha: causes and effects.  Patil, A. K. (Bhopal: Regional Centre, National Afforestation & Eco-Development Board: 2015)
Ames Library SD418.3.I4 P38 2015

High-altitude rangelands and their interfaces in the Hindu Kush Himalayas.  Ning, Wu (Kathmandu: International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, 2013)
Ames Library SF85.4.H56 H54 2013

The art of mask making in Sri Lanka.  Bentaragē, Layanal, (Colombo: The National Trust Sri Lanka, 2014)
Ames Library Quarto TT898.B46 2014

Vijayanagara: warfare and the archaeology of defence.  Brubaker, Robert P., (New Delhi: Manohar: 2015)
Ames Library Quarto U43.I4 B78 2015

Gita Press and the making of Hindu India.  Mukul, Akshaya, (Noida, Uttar Pradesh: HarperCollins Publishers India, 2015)
Ames Library Z453.G58 M85 2015

A descriptive catalogue of Persian translations of Indian works.  Qāsmī, Sharīf Ḥusain, (New Delhi: National Mission for Manuscripts: 2014)
Ames Library Quarto Z6605.S3.D47 2014

Thursday, August 4, 2016

New Online Resource for UMN - Times of India Historical Archive: 1838 - 2006

We recently added the exciting new Times of India Archive, giving full-text access to the Times of India over the period 1838-2006*.  And an additional new year of content will be added each year.  University of Minnesota people can access the historical Times of India from anywhere with an internet connection at this link: http://www.lib.umn.edu/get/19702.  Others can come to the Libraries and access this resource from our workstations.  Give it a try!

*current Times of India content remains accessible from other sources.

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Taraknath Das Foundation grants for Indian graduate students in the US

The modest student grants are presently limited to Indian graduate students studying in the United States, who have completed or are about to complete one year of graduate work, and are working towards a degree.  Deadline: September 1st of every year

Details and application here:  http://www.columbia.edu/cu/sai/tdas.html