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This Fissured Land: An Ecological History of India

Madhav Gadgil, Ramachandra Guha - History - 1993 - 274 pages
"A masterful study. . . . It does for ecological history what the writings of Marx and Engels did for the study of class relations and social production."--Michael Adas ...
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Savaging the Civilized: Verrier Elwin, His Tribals, and India

Ramachandra Guha - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 398 pages
Verrier Elwin (1902-1964) was unquestionably the most colorful and influential non-official Englishman to live and work in twentieth-century India. A prolific writer, Elwin's ...
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Ecology and Equity: The Use and Abuse of Nature in Contemporary India

Madhav Gadgil, Ramachandra Guha - Science - 1995 - 213 pages
Environmental destruction is seen a matter of worldwide concern but as a Third World problem. Ecology and Equity explores the most ecologically complex country in the world ...
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The Unquiet Woods: Ecological Change and Peasant Resistance in the Himalaya

Ramachandra Guha - History - 2000 - 244 pages
A short history of the Chipko movement in India, one of the world's most famous examples of a grassroots environmental protest movement. This is a revised and expanded edition ...
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An Anthropologist Among the Marxists and Other Essays

Ramachandra Guha - East Indians - 2001 - 267 pages
Most on eminent Indians.
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How Much Should a Person Consume?: Environmentalism in India and the United ...

Ramachandra Guha - History - 2006 - 262 pages
Based on research conducted over two decades, this accessible and deeply felt book provides a provocative comparative history of environmentalism in two large ecologically and ...
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Varieties of Environmentalism: Essays North and South

Ramachandra Guha, Joan Martínez Alier - Nature - 2013 - 247 pages
Until very recently, studies of the environmental movement have been heavily biased towards the North Atlantic worlds. There was a common assumption amongst historians and ...
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