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India Studies

These pages will enable you to locate a range of resources on India from books and journals to electronic resources and government statistics.


The Library holds material both on India as a whole but also the individual states indicated in the map above. Use the menu on the left hand side to discover more about the resources the Library has.

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  • Book Review: Domestic Violence in Asia: Globalization, Gender and Islam in the Maldives by Emma Fulu
    This book looks to explore changing patterns of domestic violence in Asia. Based on extensive original research in the Maldives, it argues that forces of globalisation, consumerism, Islamism and democratisation are changing the nature of domestic relations, with shifting ideas surrounding gender and Islam being particularly significant. This is a provocative read for students of development, religion, and gender studies, […]
  • Defusing Taliban publicity
    Afghan journalists will stop reporting on Taliban attacks, but Massoumeh Torfeh questions¬†if this local effort alone will make a difference. Journalists in Afghanistan have decided for the second time this year to curtail their reporting on Taliban attacks as a means of reducing the impact of their message. The first such collective action was taken during the presidential elections when […]