South Asia
and Videos, Music, CD-ROMs, and Links
received in Alderman early December 1999

Basawon Sinha, a revolutionary patriot, 1909-1989: a commnorative volume / editors, Rita Sinha & R. Manivannan. Patna: Kamala Sinha, 1989. 192 p., 16 p. of plates: ill.

Decentralization and Local Politics/edited by S.N. Jha and P.C. Mathur. 1999, 327 p. ISBN 0-7619-9337-1. Details No. 14544 (No link yet, as of 8Dc99)

Emerging Voices : South Asian American Women Redefine Self, Family and Community/edited by Sangeeta R. Gupta. 1999, 260 p. ISBN 81-7036-758-1.

History of Ceylon : An Abridged Translation of Professor Peter Courtenay's Work/M.G. Francis. Reprint, 1999, 682 p. ISBN 81-206-1406-2

March of the Communist Movement in India. An Introdution to the Documents of the History of the Communist Movement in India. / Harkishan Singh Surjeet. Calcutta: National Book Agency, 1998. viii, 259 p. ISBN 8176260517

Nationalism, Separatism and Secessionism /Sajal Nag. 1999, 242 p. ISBN 81-7033-496-8.

Nuclearisation of India: myths, beliefs, and facts / editor, Ambrose Pinto. New Delhi: Indian Social Institute, c1998. viii, 111 p. ISBN: 8187218029

Operationalising Sustainable Development: Economic-Ecological Modelling for Developing Countries/Kanchan Chopra and Gopal K. Kadekodi. 1999, 301 p., tables. ISBN 81-7036-795-6.

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INDIA INVENTED. The two sets of 13 videos (28 min long each), directed by Arvind N. Das, and titled "India Invented" have arrived finally. One set will be sent to Clemons library. These 13 episodes cover different historical periods and their developments.

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9 music cassettes and 3 cds have arrived - all except 3 titles have been sent over to Music (in Cabell Hall) to be added there; and 3 film song cassettes will be sent over to Clemons Library.

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Full-text of the SEMINAR magazine from 1988-1997 are available through a CD-ROM. This electronic format makes all these SEMINAR issues searchable by keyword, title, and author. The CD-ROM will likely be housed in the Alderman 3rd floor Etext Center.

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Full-text of the ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL WEEKLY (from 1998 to the present) are available through a website, which I just recently learned about. It is
Though this is full-text, I have not found that it includes tables, which were very important for many EPW articles.

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