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THE INDIAN OCEAN: THE HISTORY, ECOLOGY AND MAKING OF A COMMUNITY

Himanshu Prabha Ray, Rohan D’Souza and Gulshan Dietl

It is not often that seas and oceans, and the people traversing them for a variety of reasons form the focus of discussion. Post-colonial studies have, however, emphasised the central role that India played in its interaction with countries to its east and west. There is similarly an increasing interest in the contribution of shipping and maritime groups to the creation of trans-regional communities and cultures not just in the past, but also as these survive and adapt to the present. Are these communities in the danger of becoming obsolete in the new global world order? More significantly, is their habitat becoming increasingly ...

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