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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.

Note: All documents that are freely downloadable from this site are ©IFP. No part of any of the documents may be reproduced or utilized in any form or by any means without permission in writing from the IFP.


Assessment and Conservation of Forest Biodiversity in the Western Ghats of Karnataka, India. 1. General Introduction and Forest Land Cover and Land Use Changes (1977-1997) [E-paper]

Author B.R. Ramesh, Mohan Seetharam, M. C. Guero, R. Michon
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2009
Pages pp. 1-64
Series Pondy Papers in Ecology n°6
Language English

Four forts of the Deccan

Author Jean Deloche
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole Française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2009
Pages 206 p. incl. ill.
Series Collection Indologie n°111
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-175-3
Price 1000.00 INR (43.00 EUR)

Between Preservation and Recreation. Tamil Traditions of Commentary. Proceedings of a Workshop in Honour of T.V. Gopal Iyer.

Author Edited by Eva Wilden
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole Française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2009
Pages xiv, 320 p.
Series Collection Indologie n°109
Language Tamil, English
ISBN 978-81-8470-173-9
Price 600.00 INR (26.00 EUR)

Two Śaiva teachers of the sixteenth century. Nigamajñāna I and his disciple Nigamajñāna II

Author T. Ganesan
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2009
Pages xviii, 274 p
Series IFP - Publications Hors série n°9
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-169-2
Price 600.00 INR (26.00 EUR)

Deep Rivers: Selected Writings on Tamil Literature.

Author François Gros. Translated from French by M. P. Boseman. Edited by Kannan M., Jennifer Clare
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Tamil Chair, DSSEAS, Univ. of California (Berkeley)
Year 2009
Pages xxxviii, 520 p.
Series IFP - Publications Hors série n°10
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-172-2
Price 800.00 INR (35.00 EUR)

Reading Himalayan Landscapes over Time. Environmental Perception, Knowledge and Practice in Nepal and Ladakh.

Author Edited by Joëlle Smadja ; translated from French by Bernadette Sellers
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2009
Pages xiv, 671 p., ill. + 1 folded map
Series Collection Sciences Sociales n°14
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-170-8
Price 1000.00 INR (44.00 EUR)

Streams of Language. Dialects in Tamil.

Author Edited by Kannan M.
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2008
Pages xxii, 335 p.
Series IFP - Publications Hors série n°6
Language Tamil, English, French.
ISBN 978-81-8470-161-6
Price 500.00 INR (23.00 EUR)

Nar̠r̠iṇai. Text and translation

Author Translated by N. Kandasamy Pillai; presented by V. Arasu, Kannan M.
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2008
Pages xxxii, 284 p.
Series IFP - Publications Hors série n°7
Language English, Tamil
ISBN 978-81-8470-165-4
Price 520.00 INR (25.00 EUR)

The Legacy of French Rule in India (1674-1954): an investigation of a process of Creolization.

Author Animesh Rai
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry & City University of New York
Year 2008
Pages viii, 251 p.
Series IFP - Publications Hors série n°8
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-167-8
Price 500.00 INR (23.00 EUR)

Law, Land Use and the Environment: Afro-Indian dialogues. Enjeux fonciers et environnementaux : Dialogues afro-indiens.

Author Edited by / sous la direction de Christoph Eberhard
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2008
Pages xv, 549 p.
Series Collection Sciences Sociales n°13
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-160-9
Price 600.00 INR (26.00 EUR)

Tannir : inippum kacappum. Nirppasana muraikalum navena marrankal [VCD]

Author Written and directed by Nathanaël Coste, Nicolas Ploumpidis; co-authors K. Anupama, O. Aubriot, Y. Gunnell.
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2007
Series IFP - Publications Hors série n°5
Language Tamil
ISBN 978-81-8470-158-6
Price 200.00 INR (9.00 EUR)

Bittersweet waters : irrigation practices and modern challenges in South India. Eaux douces, eaux amères : pratiques d’irrigation et défis modernes en Inde du Sud. Tannir : inippum kacappum [DVD-ROM]

Author Written and directed by Nathanaël Coste, Nicolas Ploumpidis; co-authors K. Anupama, O. Aubriot, Y. Gunnell.
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2007
Series IFP - Publications Hors série n°5
Language English, French, Tamil
ISBN 978-81-8470-157-9
Price 300.00 INR (14.00 EUR)

Pollen grains of South Indian trees V.1.0. A user-friendly multimedia identification software. [CD-ROM]

Author G. Vasanthy, P. Grard. Research assistance G. Jayapalan
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2007
Series Collection Ecologie n°45
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-156-2
Price 300.00 INR (14.00 EUR)

Studies on fortification in India.

Author Jean Deloche
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole Française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2007
Pages 267 p. incl. 70 p. of ill. & plans
Series Collection Indologie n°104
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-151-7
Price 800.00 INR (35.00 EUR)

Forest landscapes of the Southern Western Ghats, India: biodiversity, human ecology and management strategies

Author Edited By B.R. Ramesh, Rajan Gurukkal
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2007
Pages 298 p. + CD-ROM (in pocket of back cover)
Series Collection Ecologie n°40
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-155-5
Price 550.00 INR (25.00 EUR)

Les rondes de saint Antoine. Culte, possession et affliction en Inde du Sud.

Author Brigitte Sebastia
Publisher Aux Lieux d’Etre with the support of the IFP
Year 2007
Pages 352 p.
Language French
ISBN 978-2-916063-34-8

Darasuram : architecture and iconography [CD-ROM]

Author Edited by Karine Ladrech
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole Française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2007
Series Collection Indologie n°108
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-159-3
Price 350.00 INR (17.00 EUR)

Les nomades d’aujourd’hui. Ethnologie des éleveurs Raika en Inde.

Author Sandrine Prévot ; préface de Gilles Tarabout
Publisher Aux Lieux d’Etre in collaboration with the Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2007
Pages 240 p.
Language French
ISBN 978-2-916063-43-0
Price 690.00 INR (25.00 EUR)

Mélanges tantriques à la mémoire d’Hélène Brunner. Tantric Studies in Memory of Hélène Brunner

Author Sous la direction de / Edited by Dominic Goodall & André Padoux
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole Française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2007
Pages 582 p.
Series Collection Indologie nº106
Language English, French, German, Sanskrit
ISBN 978-81-8470-153-1

La victoire de Manasā. Traduction française du Manasāvijaya, poème bengali de Vipradāsa (XVe).

Author Par France Bhattacharya
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole Française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2007
Pages xxxi, 468 p.
Series Collection Indologie n°105
Language French
ISBN 978-81-8470-152-4
Price 600.00 INR (26.00 EUR)