Publications, a selection, Gunnel Cederlöf

Books

Founding an Empire on India's North-Eastern Frontiers, 17790-1840: Climate, Commerce, Polity. New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2014.

Landscapes and the Law: Environmental Politics, Regional Histories, and Contests over Nature. New Delhi: Permanent Black, 2008.

Bonds Lost: Subordination, Conflict and Mobilisation in Rural South India c. 1900-1970. New Delhi: Manohar Publishers, 1997.

 

Edited volumes

with Sanjukta Das Gupta, Eds, Subjects, Citizens, and Law. New Delhi: Routledge, 2017.

with Mahesh Rangarajan, Eds., ‘Nature and History: A Symposium on Human-Nature Relations in the Longterm’, Seminar, 2015, Vol. 673, September 2015. New Delhi. ISSN 0971-6742

with Ursula Münster and Shiho Satsuka, Eds., Asian Environment: Connections across Borders, Landscapes, and Times, Rachel Carson Centre Perspectives, 2014:3, München; Ludwig-Maximilians Universität. ISSN 2190-5088.

with Mahesh Rangarajan, Eds., ‘Nature, Knowledge, and Power in India’, Conservation and Society, 2009:3. ‘Fixed Boundaries, Fluid Landscapes: British Expansion into Northern East Bengal in the 1820s’, Indian Economic and Social History Review, 2009, Vol. 46:4, 513–540.

with K. Sivaramakrishnan, Eds., Ecological Nationalisms: Nature, Livelihoods and Identities in South Asia, Delhi: Permanent Black (2005) and Seattle: University of Washington Press (2006). Second edition, paperback, Permanent Black (2012) and University of Washington Press (2014).

 

Articles and Book chapters

’The Making of Subjects on British India’s North-Eastern Frontier’, in Cederlöf, G., and Sanjukta Das Gupta, Eds, Subject, Citizens, and Law. New Delhi: Routledge, 2017.

‘Becoming and Being a Subject: An Introduction’, in Cederlöf, G., and Sanjukta Das Gupta, Eds, Subject, Citizens, and the Law. New Delhi: Routledge, 2017.

‘Monsoon Landscapes: Spatial politics and mercantile colonial practice in India’, in Ursula Münster, Shiho Satsuka, and Gunnel Cederlöf, Eds., Asian Environment: Connections across Borders, Landscapes, and Times, Rachel Carson Centre Perspectives, 2014:3,  München; Ludwig-Maximilians Universität. ISSN 2190-5088.

 ‘Rule against Nature: Founding an empire on India’s North-East Frontiers’, NMML Occasional Paper, History and Society New Series. 2013, Vol. 20. New Delhi.

‘Narratives of Rights: Codifying People and Land in Early Nineteenth-Century Nilgiris’, in Mahesh Rangarajan and K. Sivaramakrishnan, Eds., India’s Environmental History Volume 1: From Ancient Times to the Colonial Period, New Delhi: Permanent Black, 2011, 374–430.

with Deborah Sutton, ‘The Aboriginal Toda: On Indigeneity, Exclusivism and Privileged Access to Land in the Nilgiri Hills, South India’, in Beppe Karlsson and Tanka B. Subba, Eds., Indigeneity in India, London: Keegan Paul, 2006,160-186.

with K. Sivaramakrishnan, ‘Ecological Nationalisms: Claiming Nature for Making History’, G. Cederlöf and K. Sivaramakrishnan, Eds., Ecological Nationalisms: Nature, Livelihoods and Identities in South Asia, Delhi: Permanent Black and Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2005.

 ‘The Toda Tiger: Debates on Custom, Utility and Rights in Nature, South India 1820–1843’, in G. Cederlöf and K. Sivaramakrishnan, Eds., Ecological Nationalisms: Nature, Livelihoods and Identities in South Asia, Delhi: Permanent Black and Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2005, 65-89.

‘The Agency of the Colonial Subject: Claims and Rights in Forestlands in Early Nineteenth-Century Nilgiris’, Studies in History, 2005, Vol. 22:2, 247-269.