Book Reviews

2007 Review of ‘Rukmini Devi Arundale (1904 – 1986), A Visionary Architect  of Indian Culture and the performing Arts by Avanthi Meduri,  Journal of the Asiatic Society of Mumbai, v.81 (NS) for 2007, pp. 158 – 159.


2007 Review of ‘The concept and Evolution of Raga in Hindustani and Karnatic Music’   by Geeta Ravikumar, Journal of the Asiatic Society of Mumbai v 81 (NS) for 2007.


2007 Review of ‘Fragments of a life: A Family Archive’ by Mythily Sivraman, Newsletter of the Indian Association of Women’s Studies, Vol. II,no.2, June 2007, p.26.


2002, Review of ‘Gender’ , by V. Geetha, Calcutta, 2002, The Book Review, October 2002, p. 49.


2001, Review of ‘Intersections: Socio-cultural Trends in Maharashtra’, edited by Meera Kosambi, New Delhi,  2000, The Book Review, September 2001, pp. 21-22. .

1999, Review of ‘Conversion, Continuity and Change: Lived Christianity in Southern Goa’, by Rowena Robinson, Sage Publications, New Delhi, 1998, Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bombay, Volume 74, 1999, pp. 267-270.


1996, Review of ‘The Divine and the Demonaic: Mahisa’s Heroic Struggle with Durga’, by Carmel Berkson, Oxford University Press, Delhi, 1995,  Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bombay, Volume 71, 1996, pp. 214-217.


1996, Review of ‘The Veiled Women: Shifting Gender Equations in Rural Haryana’, Delhi, 1994,  by Prem Chowdhry, in Contributions to Indian Sociology (New Series) 30, 2 (1996), pp. 329-330.


1997, Review of ‘Dravidian Kinship’, by Thomas R. Trautmann, Vistaar Publications, New Delhi,  1995 South Indian Studies, July-December 1997, pp. 325-331,


1994, Review of An Anthropological Atlas, edited by K. S. Singh, Anthropological Survey of India, People of India, Volume XI, Oxford University Press, New Delhi, 1993, pp. 156. The Hindu, August 21, 1994, p. VI and The Book Review, Volume XVIII, August 1994.