This fissured land : an ecological history of India

This text presents an interpretative ecological history of the Indian subcontinent. Using a general theory of ecological history, the authors provide a fresh interpretation of India's history, including an ecological account of the caste system and a sociological analysis of resource use

Main Author: Gadgil, Madhav
Other Authors: Guha, Ramachandra
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New Delhi Oxford University Press 2013, 2013
Edition:[2nd ed.]
Series:Oxford India perennials / Oxford India perennials
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This text presents an interpretative ecological history of the Indian subcontinent. Using a general theory of ecological history, the authors provide a fresh interpretation of India's history, including an ecological account of the caste system and a sociological analysis of resource use
Item Description:Previous ed.: 1992
Physical Description:1 online resource ill
ISBN:9780199082155