Postcolonial Environments: Nature, Culture and the Contemporary Indian Novel in English by U. Mukherjee

Postcolonial Environments: Nature, Culture and the Contemporary Indian Novel in English

byU. Mukherjee

Hardcover | January 20, 2010

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$100.71 online 
$136.50 list price save 26%
Earn 504 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

Postcolonial Environments examines the relationship between contemporary environmental crises and culture by offering a series of provocative readings of key Indian novels in English, making an original and important contribution to the emerging theories of 'green postcolonialism'.

About The Author

UPAMANYU PABLO MUKHERJEE was born in Calcutta, India, and educated there. He won a Rhodes Scholarship to study in Oxford, UK, and went on to teach at Cambridge, Newcastle and Warwick Universities. He is the author of Crime Fiction and Empire (2005).
The Gene: An Intimate History
The Gene: An Intimate History

by Siddhartha Mukherjee

$21.95$27.00

In stock online

Available in stores

The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer
The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer

by Siddhartha Mukherjee

$18.23$19.99

In stock online

Available in stores

Shop this author

Details & Specs

Title:Postcolonial Environments: Nature, Culture and the Contemporary Indian Novel in EnglishFormat:HardcoverDimensions:240 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.03 inPublished:January 20, 2010Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230219373

ISBN - 13:9780230219373

Customer Reviews of Postcolonial Environments: Nature, Culture and the Contemporary Indian Novel in English

Reviews

Extra Content

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Introduction
From Earth Day to Earth Summits
'Green Postcolonialism' and 'Postcolonial Green'
Towards Eco-Materialism
The River and the Dance: Arundhati Roy
Water/Land: Amitav Ghosh
Dead Air: Indra Sinha
'Blood on my water': Ruchir Joshi
Endnotes
References
Index