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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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Leprosy in South India. Stigma and strategies of coping.

Author Hanne M. de Bruin
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1996
Pages 103 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°22
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-074-9
Price 230.00 INR (10.00 EUR)

The Calf became an orphan. A study in contemporary Kannada fiction.

Author Robert J. Zydenbos
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 1996
Pages xvii, 301 p.
Series Publications du département d’indologie. Hors série
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-073-2
Price 350.00 INR (17.00 EUR)

Teak and arecanut. Colonial state, forest and people in the Western Ghats (South India), 1800-1947.

Author Marlène Buchy
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi
Year 1996
Pages xxiv, 255 p.
Series Publications du département des sciences sociales n°2
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-075-6
Price 460.00 INR (22.00 EUR)

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

Vividhatīrthakalpaḥ. Regards sur le lieu saint jaina. (2 volumes)

Author Christine Chojnacki
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole Française d'Extrême-Orient
Year 1995
Pages 522 p. (v. 1) ; 214 p.(v. 2)
Series Publications du département d’indologie n°85
Language French
ISBN 978-81-8470-070-1 (set)
Price 920.00 INR (40.00 EUR)

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

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

Sickness and health in the village. An assessment of health conditions in South India (Coimbatore District).

Author Frédéric Bourdier
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1995
Pages 70 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°17
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-071-8
Price 200.00 INR (9.00 EUR)

Forests and the folk. Perceptions of nature in the swidden regimes of highland Malabar.

Author Rich Freeman
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1994
Pages 36 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°15
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-062-6
Price 120.00 INR (5.00 EUR)

Septième index bibliographique sur la morphologie des pollens d'Angiospermes. Seventh bibliographic index to the pollen morphology of Angiosperms.

Author C. Tissot, R.W.J.M. Van der Ham
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1994
Pages 345 p.
Series Publications du département d’écologie n°36
Language French, English
ISBN 978-81-8470-065-7
Price 400.00 INR (18.00 EUR)

Les humus forestiers des Ghâts occidentaux en Inde du Sud. Facteurs climatiques, édaphiques et biologiques intervenant dans le stockage de la matière organique du sol.

Author B. Ferry
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1994
Pages 260 p., ill., tables
Series Publications du département d’écologie n°34
Language French
ISBN 978-81-8470-064-0
Price 580.00 INR (25.00 EUR)

Bangalore as an industrial district. Flexible specialization in a labour-surplus economy?

Author Mark Holmström
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1994
Pages 85 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°14
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-061-9
Price 200.00 INR (9.00 EUR)

Nilgiri biosphere Reserve Area – Vegetation and land use (Western, Eastern and Southern Sheets)

Author R. Prabhakar & J.-P. Pascal
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1994
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-069-5
Price 580.00 INR (25.00 EUR)

The Halase-Maratika caves (Eastern Nepal). A sacred place claimed by both Hindus and Buddhists.

Author Katia Buffetrille
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1994
Pages 70 p.
Series Pondy Papers in Social Sciences n°16
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-063-3
Price 200.00 INR (9.00 EUR)

Pollen of wet evergreen forests of the Western Ghats, India.

Author Colette Tissot, Hafida Chikhi, T.S. Nayar
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry/Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute, Thiruvananthapuram
Year 1994
Pages 133 p., ill., map
Series Publications du département d’écologie n°35
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

La ville, la maison. L'esprit des lieux

Author Robert Dulau
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1993
Pages 55 p., [85] p. of ill., plans, captions
Language French

Le Dhātukāvya de Nārāyaṇabhaṭṭa. Un poème didactique sanskrit.

Author Etude, texte, traduction, notes et indices par Dominique Forthomme
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1993
Pages iv, 291 p.
Series Publications du département d’indologie n°80
Language French, Sanskrit
ISBN 978-81-8470-056-5
Price 630.00 INR (28.00 EUR)

Les couvertures ferrallitiques des Ghâts occidentaux en Inde du Sud. Caractères généraux sur l'escarpement et dégradation par hydromorphie sur le revers.

Author Evelyne Peterschmitt
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1993
Pages 145, [46] p., ill., tables
Series Publications du département d’écologie n°32
Language French
ISBN 978-81-8470-059-6
Price 390.00 INR (18.00 EUR)

De la Réunion à l'Inde française. Philippe-Achille Bédier (1791-1865), une carrière coloniale.

Author Mireille Lobligeois
Publisher Historical Society of Pondicherry with the collaboration of EFEO and IFP
Year 1993
Pages 198 p.
Language French
Price 200.00 INR (9.00 EUR)