Books by South Asian Studies Faculty

The Slow Boil

A History of the Indian Novel in English

The Rani of Jhansi

Realism in the Twentieth-Century Indian Novel

Urban Navigations

Everyday Life in South Asia

Aging and the Indian Diaspora

Know Your Enemy: The Rise and Fall of America's Soviet Experts

The Peasants of Ottobeuren, 1487-1726: A Rural Society in Early Modern Europe

Staging Growth: Modernization, Development, and the Global Cold War

Modernization from the Other Shore: American Intellectuals and the Romance of Russian Development

White Saris and Sweet Mangoes

Four-Dimensional Time: Twentieth Century Philosophies of History in Europe


Jonathan Shapiro Anjaria

Jonathan Shapiro Anjaria, Chair & Undergraduate Advising Head (Spring 2018)
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
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Fall 2017 office hours: On leave

Ulka Anjaria

Ulka Anjaria
Associate Professor of English
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David Engerman

David Engerman
Professor of History
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Sarah Lamb

Sarah Lamb
Professor of Anthropology
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Nidhiya Menon
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Hannah Weiss Muller

Hannah Weiss Muller, Chair & Undergraduate Advising Head (Fall 2017)
Assistant Professor of History
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Rajesh Sampath

Rajesh Sampath
Associate Professor of the Philosophy of Justice, Rights, and Social Change
Associate Director of the Master's Program in Sustainable International Development
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Laurence Simon

Laurence Simon
Professor of International Development
Director of the Center for Global Development and Sustainability
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Harleen Singh

Harleen Singh
Associate Professor of Literature and Women's and Gender Studies
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On leave AY 2017-18.

Govind Sreenivasan

Govind Sreenivasan
Associate Professor of History
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Gowri Vijayakumar

Gowri Vijayakumar
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