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People, Animals, and Mobility in India's Environmental History
domesticated animals this volume explores their interconnections with state making and political visions of the future.
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Mahesh Rangarajan is Director, Nehru Memorial Museum and Library, New Delhi and Professor of Modern Indian History, University of Delhi. K Sivaramakrishnan is Dinakar Singh Professor of India and South Asian Studies, Professor of Anthropology, Professor of Forestry & Environmental Studies, Professor of International & Area Studies, Co-Director of the Program in Agrarian Studies, and Chair of the South Asian Studies Council at Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.
Acknowledgements ; 1 Introduction: People, Animals, and Mobility in India's Environmental History, Mahesh Rangarajan and K. Sivaramakrishnan ; 2 Conceiving Ecology and Stopping the Clock: Narratives of Balance, Loss, and Degradation, Kathleen Morrison ; 3 From Eminence to Near Extinction: The Journey of the Greater One-horned Rhino, Shibani Bose ; 4 Lions, Cheetahs, and Others in the Mughal Landscape, Divyabhanusinh ; 5 Environmental Status and Wild Boar in Princely India, Julie Hughes ; 6 The Imperial Ambition of Science and Its Discontents: Animal Breeding in Nineteenth-Century Punjab, Brian Caton ; 7 Making Room Inside Forests: Grazing and Agrarian Conflicts in Colonial Assam, Arupjyoti Saikia ; 8 Nature and Politics at the End of the Raj: Environmental Management and Political Legitimacy in Late Colonial India, 1919-47, Daniel Klingensmith ; 9 How to Be Hindu in the Himalayas: Conflicts over Animal Sacrifice in Uttarakhand, Radhika Govindrajan ; 10 Logjam: Loss of Commons in Mewas from 1930 Onwards, Vikramaditya Thakur ; 11 The 'Tiger Crisis' and the Response: Reclaiming the Wilderness in Sariska Tiger Reserve, Rajasthan, Ghazala Shahabuddin ; Select Bibliography ; About the Editors and Contributors ; Index