Scientific Production

Scientific Production


The list below contains the scientific production of the French Institute of Pondicherry from 2009 onwards. It includes books, edited books, CD-ROMs, maps, book chapters, articles, published conference papers, theses, reports, working papers, awards and other miscellaneous publications.

For publications brought out under the imprint of the IFP and available for sale, please visit the Bookstore page. For the IFP’s scientific production deposited in the HAL-SHS open archive see the IFP's HAL-SHS page.


Theses / Dissertations / Habilitation

PERRIER S., 2012. L'agriculture autour de la ville moyenne de Tindivanam, Tamil Nadu, Inde du Sud : vers un processus de diversification embryonnaire?, Master1 Dissertation : Université Paris X, Nanterre, 134 p., Advisors: F. Landy and K. Marius-Gnanou. [Publisher link]


DELOCHE J., 2011. A study in Nayaka-period social life : Tiruppudaimarudur paintings and carvings, Collection Indologie; 116, Institut Français de Pondichéry / École française d'Extrême-Orient, Pondicherry, xi, 137 p.,col. ill., ISBN: 978-81-8470-187-6 (IFP) / 978-285539-108-3 (EFEO).
MISHRA D., 2011. Suryasatakam of Mayura : with the commentaries of Madhusudana and Vaidyanatha, Literary Circle, Jaipur, viii, 156 p., ISBN: 81-8182-062-2.
TATACHARYA N.S.R., SATAPATHY H., GRIMAL F. and LAKSHMINARASIMHAM S., 2011. Tārkikacakravarti Gadādharabhattācāryaviracitah Vyutpattivādah : N. S. Rāmānujatātācāryakrtayā: Vidvanmanoramākhyayā Vyākhyayā Sahitah. Volume 1, Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha Publication Series; no. 231/ Steles: Jean Filliozat Series in South Asian Culture and History; no 1.1, Institut Français de Pondichéry / Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha-Tirupati, Pondicherry / Tirupati, xiii, 443 p., ISBN: 978-81-8470-185-2, Author: N.S.R. Tatacharya; General editor: Harekrishna Satapathy ; associate editors F. Grimal, S. Lakshminarasimham.

Edited books

AX C F., BRIMNES N., JENSEN N.T. and OSLUND K. (ed.), 2011. Cultivating the Colonies : Colonial States and Their Environmental Legacies, Ohio RIS Global Series; 12, Ohio University Press, Athens, Ohio, 344 p., ISBN: 978-0896802827 . [Publisher link]
BUCK D.C. and KANNAN M. (ed.), 2011. Tamil Dalit literature: My Own Experience., Steles: Jean Filliozat Series in South Asian Culture and History; 2, Institut Français de Pondichéry / North Central Education Foundation, A Project of The Peden Fund, Pondicherry, xxxviii, 158 p., ISBN: 978-81-8470-186-9.
GANESAN T. (ed.), 2011. Unnatapurīśvaramāhātmyam (Milattūr Sthalapurānam) : The Holy legend of the town of Milattūr (in Thanjavur district, Tamilnadu). Edited from manuscripts; text with Tamil translation, introduction, summary of chapters in Tamil and English, 2 vols, Milattur Sri Satsangaseva Community Trust, Milattur.
GUÉRIN I., HERSENT F. and FRAISSE L. (ed.), 2011. Femmes, économie et développement : De la résistance à la justice sociale, Erès/IRD, Paris, 384 p., ISBN: 978-2-7492-1298-2. [Publisher link]
HOLDEN L. (ed.), 2011. Cultural Expertise and Litigation: Patterns, Conflicts, Narratives, Routledge, London, 238 p.. [Publisher link]
HOLDEN L. and MEHDI R. (ed.), 2011. Law and Corruption : Journal of Law and Social Research (special issue) .
KANNAN M. (ed.), 2011. Antakanin Col : Poems, Translations and a Short Story by Asta Vakkiran, Parvai Pativukal, Coimbatore, 68 p.
LUBIN T., DAVIS D.R. and KRISHNAN J. (ed.), 2011. Hinduism and Law : An Introduction, Cambridge University Press, New York, xv, 303 p., ISBN: 978-1-107-01249-3. [Publisher link]
PORDIÉ L. (ed.), 2011. Savoir thérapeutiques asiatiques et globalisation. Revue d’Anthropologie des Connaissances, (numéro spécial) 5 (1), 206 p., DOI: 10.3917/rac.012.0003. [Publisher link]


GRIMAL F., VENKATARAJA SARMA V. and LAKSHMINARASIMHAM S., 2011. Pāṇinīyavyākaraṇodāharaṇakośaḥ. La grammaire paninéenne par ses exemples. Vol. 3.2. Tingantaprakaraṇam 2. [CD-ROM], Collection Indologie; n°93.3.2, Institut Français de Pondichéry / Ecole française d'Extrême-Orient / Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha-Tirupati, Pondicherry / Tirupati, ISBN: 978-81-8470-184-5 (IFP) / 978-285539-125-0 (EFEO).
VASANTHY G., 2011. Palynology and certain aspects of histology of the Vernonieae (Asteraceae) in South India [PDF on CD-ROM], Collection Ecologie; 47, Institut Français de Pondichéry, Pondicherry, ISBN: 978-81-8470-183-8.

Book chapters

AMI D. and KAST R., 2011. Une analyse économique de l’application du principe de précaution, In: Marciano A.,Tourres B. (ed), Regards critiques sur le principe de précaution. Le cas des OGM. Chapitre 4, Editions Vrin, Paris, p. 163-200.
ATTEWELL G., 2011. Indian medicine: Ayurveda in context, In: Bynum W.,Bynum H. (ed), Great Discoveries in Medicine , Thames and Hudson, New York, p. 22-25, ISBN: 978-0500251805.
AUBRIOT O., 2011. L'eau souterraine en Inde du sud. Un savoir réservé aux nouveaux maîtres de l'eau?, In: Mahias M.-C. (ed), Construire les savoirs dans l'action : Apprentissages et enjeux sociaux en Asie du Sud, Purusartha; 29, EHESS, Paris, 237-262. [Publisher link]
BENJAMIN S. and RAMAN B., 2011. Claiming land, contestations and the urban poor in globalizing times, In: Zérah M.-H.,Dupont V.,Rawal S. T. L. (ed), Urban Policies and the Right to the City in India: Rights, Responsibilities and Citizenship, UNESCO-CSH, New Delhi, p. 63-75, ISBN: 978-81-89218-42-3. [Publisher link]
BLAIKIE C. and PORDIÉ L., 2011. Introductory remarks on traditional medicine, In: Savajol N.,Tuoun V.,John S. (ed), Traditional therapeutic knowledge of the Bunong people in North-eastern Cambodia, Nomad RSI Editions, Phnom Penh.
DELPEU M., 2011. Prendre en charge les enfants affectés par le VIH/ sida en Inde du Sud : Recommandations internationales et pratiques locales, In: Eboko F., Bourdier F., Broqua C. (ed), Les Suds face au sida: Quand la société civile se mobilise, Objectifs Suds, IRD Editions, Paris, p. 179-203, ISBN: 9782709917063.
GANESAN T., 2011. Saiva Siddhanta, In: Jacobsen Knut A.,Malinar Angelika (ed), Brill's Encyclopaedia of Hinduism. Volume 3, Brill, Leiden, p. 514-531. [Publisher link]
GARCIA C., GHAZOUL J. and KUSHALAPPA C.G., 2011. Geographical Indications and Landscape Labelling in Kodagu District, India, In: Ottaviani D.,N.E.H. Scialabba (ed), Payment for Ecosystem Services and Food Security, FAO, Rome, p. 190-197, ISBN: 978-92-5-106796-3. [Publisher link]
GHAZOUL J., GARCIA C. and KUSHALAPPA C.G., 2011. Landscape Labelling Approaches to PES : Bundling Services, Products and Stewards, In: Ottaviani D.,N.E.H. Scialabba (ed), Payment for Ecosystem Services and Food Security, FAO, Rome, p. 170-189, ISBN: 978-92-5-106796-3. [Publisher link]
GUÉRIN I., 2011. The Gender of Finance and Lessons for Microfinance, In: Armendariz B.,Labie M. (ed), Handbook of Microfinance, World Scientific Publishing, London-Singapore, p. 420-432, ISBN: 978-981-4295-65-9. [Publisher link]
GUÉRIN I., 2011. Usages et subversions de la microfinance, In: Catselli B.,Hours B. (ed), Enjeux épistémologiques et idéologiques de la globalisation pour les sciences sociales, l’Harmattan, Paris , p. 107-138, ISBN: 978-2-296-56312-4. [Publisher link]
HEADLEY Z.E., 2011. Caste and Collective Memory in South India, In: Clark-Deces I. (ed), A Companion to the Anthropology of India, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, p. 98-113, ISBN: 978-1-4051-9892-9, DOI: 10.1002/9781444390599. [Publisher link]
HOLDEN L., 2011. Introduction: Reflexivity, Culture, and Ethics, In: Holden L. (ed), Cultural Expertise and Litigation: Patterns, Conflicts, Narratives, Routledge, London, p. 1-10, ISBN: 978-0-415-60156-6. [Publisher link]
HOLDEN L., 2011. Expert Report Writing: Professional Commitments and Legal Outcomes, In: Holden L. (ed), Cultural Expertise and Litigation: Patterns, Conflicts, Narratives, Routledge, London, p. 195-211. [Publisher link]
KANNAN M., 2011. Introduction, Por Ula, by Captain Malaravan, War Memoirs in Tamil , Vitiyal, Coimbatore.
KLOOS S., 2011. Navigating ‘Modern Science’ and ‘Traditional Culture’: The Dharamsala Men-Tsee-Khang in India, In: Schrempf M.,Craig S.,Tshomo M. (ed), Medicine Between Science and Religion: Explorations on Tibetan Grounds, Berghahn Books, Oxford & New York, p. 83-105. [Publisher link]
LUBIN T., 2011. The Elusive Snātaka, In: Lindquiest S. (ed), Religion and Identity in South Asia and Beyond: Essays in Honor of Patrick Olivelle, Anthem Press, London, p. 23-40, ISBN: 978-0-85728-790-8. [Publisher link]
PRASAD-ALEYAMMA M., 2011. A market place for migrants: mobility, settlement and social protection in Kerala, In: Sabates-Wheeler R.,Feldman R. (ed), Migration and Social Protection: Claiming Social Rights Beyond Borders (Rethinking International Development) , Rethinking International Development series, Palgrave Macmillan, U.K., p. 164-182, ISBN: 978-0-230-24591-4.
PRASAD-ALEYAMMA M., 2011. Caste, ethnicity and migration: linking recruitment and labour process, In: Irudaya Rajan S. (ed), Migration, identity and conflict : India migration report 2011, Routledge India, New Delhi, p. 173-182, ISBN: 978-0415664998. [Publisher link]
PREVOT S., 2011. Les chameliers du Rajasthan. Entre savoir et être, In: Mahias M.-C. (ed), Construire les savoirs dans l'action : Apprentissages et enjeux sociaux en Asie du Sud, Purusartha; 29, EHESS, Paris. [Publisher link]
RAMAN B., 2011. Property in Commons, In: Commons Initiative, FES (ed), Vocabulary of Commons, Foundation for Ecological Security, Anand, Gujarat, p. 267-293.
SERVET J.-M., 2011. Towards an alternative economy: reconsidering the market, money and value, In: Hann C., Hart K. (ed), Market and society : the great transformation today, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, p. 72-90, ISBN: 9780521295086. [Publisher link]

Peer-reviewed journal articles

ARNAN X., GAUCHEREL C. and ANDERSEN A., 2011. Dominance and species co-occurrence in highly diverse ant communities: a test of the interstitial hypothesis and discovery of a three-tiered competition cascade, Oecologia, 166 (3) : 783-794. [Publisher link]
AUBRIOT O. and GUNNELL Y., 2011. Les réservoirs séculaires multi-usages de l'Inde du Sud, ASAinfo, (35) .
AUBRIOT O. and PRABHAKAR P.I., 2011. Water institutions and the 'revival' of tanks in South India: What is at stake locally?, Water Alternatives, 4 (3) : 325-346. [Publisher link]
BAL P., NATH C.D., NANAYA K.M., KUSHALAPPA C.G. and GARCIA C., 2011. Erratum to: Elephants also like coffee: Trends and drivers of human-elephant conflicts in coffee agroforestry landscapes of Kodagu, Western Ghats, India, Environmental Management, 48 (2) : 263-275, DOI : 10.1007/s00267-011-9718-0.. [Publisher link]
BAL P., NATH C.D., NANAYA K.M., KUSHALAPPA C.G. and GARCIA C., 2011. Elephants Also Like Coffee: Trends and Drivers of Human–Elephant Conflicts in Coffee Agroforestry Landscapes of Kodagu, Western Ghats, India, Environmental Management, 47 (5) : 789-801. [Publisher link]
BENJAMIN S. and RAMAN B., 2011. Illegible claims, legal titles, and the worlding of Bangalore, Revue Tiers Monde, 206 (2) : Paris, 37-54, DOI: 10.3917/rtm.206.0037. [Publisher link]
CHADOEUF J., CERTAIN G., BELLIER E., BAR-HEN A., COUTERON P., MONESTIEZ P. and BRETAGNOLLE V., 2011. Estimating inter-group interaction radius for point processes with nested spatial structures, Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 55 (1) : 627-640. [Publisher link]
D’ESPALLIER B., GUÉRIN I. and MERSLAND R., 2011. Women and repayment in microfinance: A global analysis, World Development, 39 (5) : 758-772. [Publisher link]
DENIS É., 2011. La financiarisation du foncier observée à partir des métropoles égyptiennes et indiennes, Revue Tiers Monde, 206 (2) : 139-158. [Publisher link]
DENIS É. and MARIUS K., 2011. Toward a better appraisal of urbanization in India: A fresh look at the landscape of morphological agglomerates, Cybergeo, revue européenne de géographie, [Publisher link]
GADGIL M., RANJIT DANIELS R.J., GANESHAIAH K.N., PRASAD S.N., MURTHY M.S.R., RAMESH B.R. and SUBRAMANIAN K.A., 2011. Mapping ecologically sensitive, significant and salient areas of Western Ghats: proposed protocols and methodology, Current Science, 100 (2) : 175-182. [Publisher link]
GANESAN T. and SATHYANARAYANAN R., 2011. Bhakti as a fundamental element in Saivism, Bulletin d'études indiennes, 28-29 : 51-62.
GANESAN T. and SATHYANARAYANAN R., 2011. Śuddhatattva-s in Śaivasiddhānta, The Journal of Sanskrit Academy, 20 : 127-132.