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The French Institute of Pondicherry publishes scientific books, articles, maps and CDs in the fields of Indology, Ecology and Social Sciences.

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Can Landscape Empower Rural “Minorities” Through Tourism? Eco-Ethnicity in the Highlands of India, Nepal, China, Laos and Vietnam

Author Frédéric Landy, Raghubir Chand, Steve Dery, Pierre Dérioz, Olivier Ducourtieux, Nadège Garambois, Evelyne Gauché, Marie-Anne Germaine, Mauve Letang, Isabelle Sacareau
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Centre de Sciences Humaines
Year 2020
Pages 31 p.
Series CSH-IFP Working Papers n°16
Language English

Debates on Muslim Caste in North India and Pakistan: from colonial ethnography to pasmanda mobilization

Author Julien Levesque
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Centre de Sciences Humaines
Year 2020
Pages 23 p.
Series CSH-IFP Working Papers n°15
Language English

Inequality of Opportunity in Indian Society

Author Arnaud Lefranc, Tista Kundu
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Centre de Sciences Humaines
Year 2020
Pages 36 p.
Series CSH-IFP Working Papers n°14
Language English

SAARC. Economic and political atlas.

Author Gilles Boquérat, Indra Nath Mukherji, S. Aruna, S. Robert & G. Venkatasubramanian
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1996
Pages 106 p., 41 maps, 21 tables and 2 charts
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°20
Language English

The making of democratic inequality. Caste, class, lobbies and politics in contemporary  India (1880-1995).

Author Jackie Assayag
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1995
Pages 80 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°18
Language English

To give or not to give… From brideprice to dowry in Maharashtra (Pune District).

Author Véronique Bénéï
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1995
Pages 73 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°19
Language English

Anthropic action on the vegetation in the Western Ghats of India (Shimoga District, Karnataka). A study using agrarian systems analysis.

Author J.P. Garrigues, G.D. Derand & R. Hegde
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1993
Pages 36 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°12
Language English

British forestry in the Western Ghats (India) and French forestry in Indochina. A comparison.

Author Marlène Buchy
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1993
Pages 22 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°13
Language English

Socio-economic impact of the Green Revolution on Tamil rural society. The example of the Pondicherry area.

Author Kamala Marius-Gnanou
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1993
Pages 67 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°11
Language English

To migrate or to stay in the Maidan. A survey in two rural systems in South Karnataka.

Author Frédéric Landy
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1992
Pages 70 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°10
Language English

Urban configurations and merchant networks in South India. A workshop.

Author --------
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1991
Pages 103 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°9
Language English

Food practices and traditional medicine among the Muslims of Hyderabad.

Author Delphine Roger
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1991
Pages 32 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°8
Language English

Colonial forest exploitation in the Western Ghats of India. A case study of North Kanara district

Author Marlène Buchy
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1990
Pages 56 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°7
Language English

To migrate or to stay? Mobility and retention of rural population in South India. A field survey of villagers’ rationales in Mandya district, Karnataka.

Author Jean Racine
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1990
Pages 34 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°5
Language English

The ecological history of the central Western Ghats in the modern period. A preliminary survey.

Author Jacques Pouchepadass
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1990
Pages 32 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°6
Language English

Rural change in Karnataka. A workshop.

Author Proceedings edited by Jean Racine
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1989
Pages 80 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°2
Language English

Well irrigation and socio-economic changes. A case study in Pollachi taluk, Coimbatore district, Tamil Nadu.

Author Philippe Schar
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1989
Pages 38 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°4
Language English

Social and economic change in a Karnataka village.

Author Abdul Aziz
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1989
Pages 18 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°3
Language English

About decentralisation. Two studies on multi-level planning in South India.

Author Abdul Aziz & Jean Racine
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1989
Pages 50 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°1
Language English

Mangrove palynology

Author G. Thanikaimoni
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry/UNDP-UNESCO
Year 1987
Pages 100 p., ill.
Series Travaux de la section scientifique et technique n°24
Language English