Dehradun : Some spend a week, some a fortnight. And some like Germany’s Stephanie have spent more than 40 days away from their mainstream lives on an off-grid community farm in the Himalayan foothills of Uttarakhand. [more]Read more »
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|Citation:||Mishra AS. (1998). Traditional Knowledge and Management of Natural Resources. In Saraswati B (Ed.). The Cultural Dimension of Ecology. New Delhi: Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts.|
|Citation:||Klenk RM. (2010). Educating activists: development and gender in the making of modern Gandhians. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.|
|Tags:||ethnography, movement, women|
What do people make of their own development? In Educating Activists, Rebecca M. Klenk illuminates a reality that is far more complex than either development planners or critics commonly assume. This gracefully written, accessible ethnography shows how rural women accept, refuse, reinterpret, and negotiate development’s…Read more »