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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.


Talit Ilakkiyam: En̠atu An̠upavam. Dalit literature: my experience.

Author Edited by Kannan M.
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Viṭiyal Patippakkam, Coimbatore
Year 2004
Pages 200 p.
Series IFP - Publications Hors série n°4
Language Tamil
ISBN 978-81-8470-119-7

Aids and maternity in India. From public health to social sciences perspectives. Emerging themes and debates.

Author Edited by Patrice Cohen & Suniti Solomon
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2004
Pages 279 p.
Series Publications du département des sciences sociales n°8
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-122-7
Price 400.00 INR (18.00 EUR)

Mapping out social change In South India. A geographic information system and its applications.

Author Christophe Z. Guilmoto, Sébastien Oliveau, Virginie Chasles, Rémy Delage, and Stéphanie Vella
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2004
Pages 117 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°31
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-120-3
Price 230.00 INR (10.00 EUR)

Origins of the urban development of Pondicherry according to seventeenth century Dutch plans.

Author Jean Deloche
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2004
Pages 57 p., ill.
Series IFP – Publications Hors série n°3
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-123-4
Price 300.00 INR (14.00 EUR)

The Yoga of the Mālinivijayottaratantra. Chapters 1–4, 7, I2–17.

Author Critical edition, translation and notes by Somadeva Vasudeva
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole Française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2004
Pages liv, 561 p.
Series Collection Indologie nº97
Language Sanskrit, English
ISBN 978-81-8470-117-3

South Indian horizons. Felicitation volume for François Gros on the occasion of his 70th birthday.

Author Edited by Jean-Luc Chevillard (editor) and Eva Wilden (associate editor) with the collaboration of A. Murugaiyan
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole Française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 2004
Pages xlv, 651 p.
Series Publications du département d’indologie n°94
Language French, English & Tamil
ISBN 978-81-8470-116-6
Price 1150.00 INR (49.00 EUR)

The expression of religion in Tibetan medicine. Ideal conceptions, contemporary practices and political use.

Author Laurent Pordié
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2003
Pages 83 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°29
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-110-4
Price 200.00 INR (9.00 EUR)

Water management in rural South India and Sri Lanka. Emerging themes and critical issues. Proceedings of the Indo-French Round Table at the French Institute of Pondicherry, 31 October 2001.

Author Edited by Patrice Cohen and S. Janakarajan
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2003
Pages 189 p.
Series Publications du département des sciences sociales nº7
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-112-8
Price 460.00 INR (22.00 EUR)

Microfinance: from daily survival to social change.

Author Edited by Isabelle Guérin & Jean-Michel Servet
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2003
Pages 153 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°30
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-111-1
Price 280.00 INR (13.00 EUR)

Late quaternary environment change: emerging issues. Proceedings of the International PAGES workshop and training program at the French Institute, Pondicherry, 10th–15th February 2003, and the common seminar at Anna University, Chennai, 8th February 2003.

Author Edited by Anupama K. & Hema Achyutan
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2003
Pages 288 p.
Series Publications du département d’écologie n°42
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-113-5
Price 460.00 INR (22.00 EUR)

Palakkad Pass and the cattle trail. An example of a territory of reference in South India.

Author Corinne Pruvost Girón
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2002
Pages 59 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°28
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-106-7
Price 200.00 INR (9.00 EUR)

Le papier terrier de la ville blanche de Pondichéry 1777. The register of land in the white town of Pondicherry made in 1777.

Author Jean Deloche
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2002
Pages 175 p. + 1 folded map.
Series Publications du département des sciences sociales nº6
Language French
ISBN 978-81-8470-107-4
Price 400.00 INR (18.00 EUR)

L’arbre nāgalinga. Nouvelles d’Inde du Sud.

Author Choisies et traduites du tamoul par François Gros et Kannan M. ; avant propos et postface de F. Gros
Publisher Editions de l’Aube
Year 2002
Pages 276 p.
Language French
Price 690.00 INR (0.00 EUR)

Māriyamman-Mariyamman. Catholic practices and images of Virgin in Velankanni (Tamil Nadu).

Author Brigitte Sébastia
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2002
Pages 73 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°27
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-105-0
Price 200.00 INR (9.00 EUR)

Traditional ecological knowledge, conservation of biodiversity and sustainable development. Proceedings of the Indo-French Colloquium held at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi on 16th October 2001.

Author Edited by Denis Depommier & P.S. Ramakrishnan
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2002
Pages 230 p.
Series Publications du département d’écologie n°41
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-108-1
Price 580.00 INR (25.00 EUR)

Maisons-palais du Sud de l’Inde. The Palatial Houses in the South of India.

Author Textes Robert Dulau ; photographies Arno Gisinger
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2002
Pages 128 p., ill.
Series IFP - Publications Hors série n°2
Language French, English
ISBN 978-81-8470-104-3 (paperback) ; 978-81-8470-103-6 (hardback)

Forest Map of South India. 5. Coimbatore-Thrissur [Map]

Author D. De Franceschi, B.R. Ramesh & J.-P. Pascal
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2002
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-109-8
Price 400.00 INR (18.00 EUR)

Paraṃparā. A digital archive to the manuscripts in the French Institute of Pondicherry. [CD-ROM]

Author François Grimal, Dominic Goodall, Nicolas Dejenne & Ratnadeep Datta
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole Française d'Extrême-Orient / AMM Foundation
Year 2002
Series Publications du département d’indologie nº90
Language English, Sanskrit
ISBN 978-81-8470-102-9
Price 350.00 INR (17.00 EUR)

Orientalism and anthropology. From Max Müller to Louis Dumont.

Author Jackie Assayag, Roland Lardinois, Denis Vidal
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2001
Pages 91 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°24
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-077-0
Price 170.00 INR (8.00 EUR)

Friends of the household. Study of a catering company in Mumbai.

Author Alexandra Quien
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 2001
Pages 67 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°26
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-101-2
Price 200.00 INR (9.00 EUR)