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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)

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)

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

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)

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)

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)

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

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)

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)

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)

Amitacākarar iyaṟṟiya Yāpparuṅ-kalakkārikai, Kuṇacākarar iyaṟṟiya uraiyuṭaṉ. The verses on the precious jewel prosody composed by Amitacākarar with the commentary by Kunacākarar.

Author Text, translation and notes by Ulrike Niklas
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1993
Pages xvii, 467 p.
Series Publications du département d’indologie nº79
Language Tamil, English
ISBN 978-81-8470-055-8
Price 630.00 INR (28.00 EUR)

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

Phylogénie des Ebénales. Analyse de l'ordre et origine biogéographique des espèces indiennes.

Author D. De Franceschi
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1993
Pages 153, 21 p., 65 fig., [61] p. of plates
Series Publications du département d’écologie n°33
Language French
ISBN 978-81-8470-060-2
Price 640.00 INR (28.00 EUR)

Nakaramum vīṭum. Vāḻumiṭattiṉ uṇarvukaḷ

Author Ropēr Tuylō (Robert Dulau)
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1993
Pages 61 p., [87] p. of ill., plans, captions.
Language Tamil
ISBN 978-81-8470-058-9
Price 170.00 INR (8.00 EUR)

The town... the house... their spirit.

Author Robert  Dulau
Publisher Institut Français de Pondichéry
Year 1993
Pages 54 p., [85] p. of ill., plans, captions
Language English
ISBN 978-81-8470-057-2
Price 170.00 INR (8.00 EUR)

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)