Svati P. Shah is Associate Professor in the Department of Women, Gender, Sexuality Studies at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
Ajit Prakash Shah (b. 13 February 1948) is former Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court, and former chairperson of the 20th Law Commission of India.
The late Alice Thorner, editor of this volume, had been studying, teaching and writing on the economic and social history of South Asia since 1940. She was co-author, with her husband Daniel Thor
Alka Acharya is Professor at the Centre for East Asian Studies, School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. She is a Fellow at the Institute of Chinese Studies and Asso