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The Unquiet Woods: Ecological Change and Peasant Resistance in the Himalayas

expanded edition

Author: Guha Ramachandra

Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2000, pp. 244

Emphasizes local roots of movement. including development of ‘non-secessionist regionalism’ in Uttarakhand. The epilogue, written in 1998, adds historical perspective on the movement’s achievements and reports on-going struggles. Seeks to offer ‘corrective’ to romanticized western and ecofeminist interpretations.