India

📒Reference India A F ✍ Ravi Bhushan

✏Book Title : Reference India A F
✏Author : Ravi Bhushan
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2003
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : UVA:X004723159
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Reference India A F Book Summary :

📒Early India ✍ Romila Thapar

✏Book Title : Early India
✏Author : Romila Thapar
✏Publisher : Univ of California Press
✏Release Date : 2004-02
✏Pages : 555
✏ISBN : 0520242254
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Early India Book Summary : This new book represents a complete rewriting by the author of her A History of India, vol. 1. Includes bibliographical references (p. 542-544) and index.

✏Book Title : Cultural History of India
✏Author : Om Prakash
✏Publisher : New Age International
✏Release Date : 2005
✏Pages : 628
✏ISBN : 8122415873
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Cultural History of India Book Summary : Cultural History Of India Has Been Divided Into Three Parts To Discuss Various Aspects Of Development Of Indian Culture. It Talks About How Religions Such As The Vedic Religion, Buddhism, Jainism, Saivism And Vaisnavism Aimed At Securing Social Harmony, Moral Upliftment, And Inculcated A Sense Of Duty In The Individual. The Development Of Indian Art And Architecture Was A Creative Effort To Project Symbols Of Divine Reality As Conceived And Understood By The Collective Consciousness Of The People As A Whole. The Book Also Focuses On Social Intuitions, Educational Systems And Economic Organisation In Ancient India. Finally, The Book Discusses The Dietary System Of Indians From Pre-Historic Times To C. 1200 A.D. The Basis For Inclusion Of Food And Drinks In The Book On Indian Culture Is That Ancient Indians Believed That Food Not Only Kept An Individual Healthy, But Was Also Responsible For His Mental Make Up.According To The Author, It Is Of Utmost Importance That The Present Generation Imbibe Those Elements Of Indian Culture Which Have Kept India Vital And Going Through Its Long And Continuous History .Cultural History Of India Is An Extremely Useful Journal On Indian History And Culture For All Readers, Both In India And Abroad. It Is Therefore A Must-Read For All Interested In Indias Proud Past, Which Forms The Eternal Bed-Rock Of Its Fateful Present And Glorious Future. It Is An Academic Book Very Useful For Student Of History Aspiring For I.A.S.

📒The Making Of India ✍ Ranbir Vohra

✏Book Title : The Making of India
✏Author : Ranbir Vohra
✏Publisher : M.E. Sharpe
✏Release Date : 2001
✏Pages : 350
✏ISBN : 0765607115
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Making of India Book Summary : Now revised and updated to encompass developments through the end of the twentieth century, this balanced and highly readable work provides a revealing perspective on India's complex history and society.

📒The Music Of India ✍ Reginald Massey

✏Book Title : The Music of India
✏Author : Reginald Massey
✏Publisher : Abhinav Publications
✏Release Date : 1996
✏Pages : 190
✏ISBN : 9788170173328
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Music of India Book Summary : The Classical Music Of The India-Pakistan-Bangladesh Subcontinent Is One Of The New Ancient Art Forms Still Widely Practised Today. In Recent Years It Has Been Much Appreciated All Over The World. This Book, Written By Indian Writers, Serves To Deepen That Appreciation To Understanding. It Covers The Philosophy And History Of Indian Music Clearly And Concisely And Relates Its Growth And Development To Social, Cultural, Religious And Political Factors. India S Musical Contacts With The East And West Are Also Discussed And Their Value Assessed. The Technical Chapters Explain The Raga And Tala Systems, The Numerous Instruments From North And South Are Described In Detail With The Help Of Excellent Line Drawings By Eilean Pearcey, And The Glossary Of Terms Illumines The Subject In An Interesting Way. Short Biographies Of Established Musicians, Composers And Musicologists Place On Record Their Various Achievements. Apart From A Selective Bibliography And Discography For The Reader S Guidance There Is Also A List Of Useful Addresses. The Music Of India Will Prove Invaluable To The Student And Specialist Who Requires A Ready Handbook On The Subject. For The General Reader It Contains A Mine Of Information On The Musical Life Of An Entire Subcontinent. Ravi Shankar, In His Foreword, Recommends This Book To All Who Wish To Be Introduced To India S Music, Her Culture And Her Peoples. This Is A Work Of Scholarship; Lively, At Times Even Witty And Never Dull

📒A Social History Of India ✍ S. N. Sadasivan

✏Book Title : A Social History of India
✏Author : S. N. Sadasivan
✏Publisher : APH Publishing
✏Release Date : 2000-01-01
✏Pages : 799
✏ISBN : 817648170X
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Social History of India Book Summary :

✏Book Title : Class Structure and Economic Growth
✏Author : Angus Maddison
✏Publisher : Taylor & Francis
✏Release Date : 2006
✏Pages : 181
✏ISBN : 0415382599
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Class Structure and Economic Growth Book Summary : This book was first published in 1971.

✏Book Title : Women Writing in India 600 B C to the early twentieth century
✏Author : Susie J. Tharu
✏Publisher : Feminist Press at CUNY
✏Release Date : 1991
✏Pages : 576
✏ISBN : 1558610278
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Women Writing in India 600 B C to the early twentieth century Book Summary : This collection of works by women Indian writers touches on such areas as feminism, Indic culture and society, and Indic history

📒The Story Of English In India ✍ N. Krishnaswamy

✏Book Title : The Story of English in India
✏Author : N. Krishnaswamy
✏Publisher : Foundation Books
✏Release Date : 2006-01
✏Pages : 226
✏ISBN : 8175963123
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Story of English in India Book Summary : With Globalization, English Has Become An Economic Necessity And Indians Have Realized That They Have The English Advantage Over Many Other Countries Like China And Japan. India Has Shed Its Colonial Complexes Towards English And Has Come To Terms With The Language; Indians Have Separated The English Language From The English. The Story Of English In India Presents Historical Facts In A Socio-Cultural Framework. The Book Is A Must For All Teachers And Students Of English; It Will Be Useful For All Those Interested In The Politics Of Language And Education In India. Key Issues Discussed: - Are We Indebted To The British For Introducing English In India? - What Was The Role Of English During India'S Struggle For Freedom? - Has English United India? - Has English Divided India Into Two - The English Knowing Classes Who Govern And The Non-English Knowing Masses Who Are Governed? - Will English Ever Become An Indian Tongue Spoken In The Great Indian Language Bazaar? - What Will Be The Future Of Major Indian Languages In The Wake Of The English Onslaught? Will It End In Linguistic Imperialism And Cultural Colonialism?

📒Pop Culture India ✍ Asha Kasbekar

✏Book Title : Pop Culture India
✏Author : Asha Kasbekar
✏Publisher : ABC-CLIO
✏Release Date : 2006-01
✏Pages : 336
✏ISBN : 9781851096367
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Pop Culture India Book Summary : Looks at popular culture in India, including television, motion pictures, mass media, sports, literature, and lifestyles.