All Publications

Food for Thought

RLS South Asia regularly publishes comments, short essays, political analysis and research papers, which can be accessed from the list below. Additionally you also find a selection of articles which our partners published as part of one of our joint projects.

 English, Society

Left front government in West-Bengal (1971-1982): Considerations on “Passive Revolution” and the Question of Caste in Bengal Politics.

 English, Society

The radical rural: left organization, revolutionary upsurge and popular movement in Midnapore and Birbhum, 1940s-1970s.

 English, Society

Karpoori Thakur: One of the foremost socialist leaders of Bihar who provided impetus to the idea of social justice and influenced the contours of backward caste politics.

 English, Society

Occupy College Street: Notes from the Sixties.

 English, Society

The creative & cultural dimension of the Naxalbari Movement: No social and political movement in post-independence
India spawned this amount of creativity as Naxalbari spawned.

 English, International, Trade

Conflict & Social Governance in Northeast India: Social governance is a form of governance that evolved in relation to conflict management and peace in the last few decades.

 English, International, Trade

Trade, capital and conflict: A case study of the frontier towns of Moreh-Tamu and Champhai affected by the new Act East policy.

 English, International, Trade

Finance capital and infrastructure development: the Asian context in view of the new Act East Policy.

 English, International, Trade

Representations of connectivity: The politics and economics of routes in the Asian context, namely the Silk Road.

 English, International, Trade

Interwoven realities: logistics and the reshaping of global governance - most propably in favour of China.

 Education, English, Labour

Study on impacts of skill building initiatives of government agencies on tribal youths in south Odisha.

 Agriculture, English

The poor, especially the tribals, have been dependent on forests round the year as it provides employment during agricultural lean season in the form of collection and sale of minor forest produces, fuel wood, etc.