India in the Eyes of Others aims to explore vantage points from around the world on a rising India. This project will draw together scholarly readings of how India is understood and imagined from different country perspectives, and through the prism of a number of globally significant issues. This first edited volume in the project will focus on official, governmental perspectives of India.
This is an ESRC-DFID funded pilot project, running from October 2011 to June 2013. It seeks to contribute to research on low carbon transitions. It develops a set of micro-level methods that can be usefully applied elsewhere, including in advanced economies.
Today research on Contemporary India is thriving within the University, with specialists across the Social Sciences Division.The Contemporary South Asian Studies Programmes WORK IN PROGRESS series is published on the internet with the aim of eliciting comments on and scholarly interaction about the ongoing work of the Programme.
Start Date: April 2006
Funder: Tufts University