The Unquiet Woods
Ecological Change and Peasant Resistance in the Himalaya Revised edition
By (author) Ramachandra Guha
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Unquiet Woods by Ramachandra Guha
Book DescriptionExpanded Edition This new, expanded edition of The Unquiet Woods, Ramachandra Guha's pathbreaking study of peasant movements against commercial forestry, offers a new epilogue that brings the story of Himalayan social protest up-to-date, reflecting the Chipko movement's continuing influence in the wider world. A new appendix charts the progress of environmental history in India. The bibliography and index have been revised and updated.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780520222359
(210mm x 140mm x 16mm)
Imprint: University of California Press
Publisher: University of California Press
Publish Date: 2-Feb-2000
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Ramachandra Guha
Gandhi Before India, Paperback (October 2014)
Explores the many facets of Gandhi's life and struggles. This book is drawn from many sources located in archives across four continents. It features personality and politics of Mohandas Gandhi.
This Fissured Land, Paperback (September 2014)
This book 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. The Second Edition comes with a new Preface by the authors.
Makers of Modern India, Paperback (October 2013)
Modern India is the world's largest democracy, a sprawling, polyglot nation containing one-sixth of all humankind. This book collects the writings of nineteen of India's foremost thinker-activists, ranging from legends like Gandhi and Nehru to pioneering subaltern and feminist thinkers.
India After Gandhi, Paperback (August 2008)» View all books by Ramachandra Guha
The definitive account of modern India
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Author Biography - Ramachandra Guha
Ramachandra Guha is a historian and journalist living in Bangalore, India.
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