The Making of Land and The Making of India
Reviews and Awards
Honorable Mention, 2022 Book Award, The International Studies Association Global Development Studies section
"Nikita Sud has written a book of impressive range and originality, which explores the multidimensionality of land, and its many lives …' -Niraja Gopal Jayal, professor at the Centre for the Study of Law and Governance, Jawaharlal Nehru University, India "
"'Nikita Sud's narrative captures the essence of the 'social life of land' and the resolve for social and ecological justice through our renewed relations with land.' -Michael Goldman, associate professor of sociology, University of Minnesota, USA "
"'The Making of Land is a brilliant book about an old theme: land and what it implies for broader social life, and vice versa.' -Saturnino M. Borras Jr., professor of agrarian studies, International Institute of Social Studies (ISS), The Netherlands "