SAGE Publishing: expanding frontiers in India
Leading independent, academic and professional publisher – SAGE Publications India Pvt Ltd – is expanding its footprints in India, with the launch of Indian language publishing programme and textbooks publishing, besides others.
Founded in 1981, SAGE Publications India Pvt Ltd is one of the leading academic and professional publisher of innovative, high-quality content. Globally, SAGE Publications came into being in 1965 and is the world’s leading independent academic and professional publisher.
SAGE Publications India employs around 400 people and is continuously striving to widen its publishing programme. Some of the recent additions include:
SAGE Bhasha – The Indian Language Publishing Program
SAGE remains committed to quality publishing in India and SAGE Bhasha is another form of this commitment.Launched in 2015, SAGE Bhasha aims to reach every strata of academia through cutting edge research that transcends boundaries in Indian languages. Starting with Hindi and Marathi, they bring forth quality resources at affordable prices and will gradually extend to each Indian language they publish in.
Believing passionately that engaged scholarship lies at the heart of any healthy society and that education is intrinsically valuable, SAGE aims to be the world’s leading independent academic and professional publisher. This means playing a creative role in society by disseminating teaching and research on a global scale, the cornerstones of which are good, long-term relationships, a focus on our markets, and an ability to combine quality and innovation. In order to create a professional and conducive learning environment, SAGE Texts offer textbooks that are not only high in content but also cost effective.
This list is fast growing and meet both instructor and student needs. From leadership and marketing, to education and sociology, their critical, thought-provoking books aim to help in the development of future leaders, academics and managers.
To help teachers further enhance the teaching experience, most of the textbooks come linked with companion website, which contains power point slides, lecture guides, multiple choice questions, instructor resources, and much more to keep pace with ever growing expectations and requirements.
SAGE Indie partnerships…
In 2015, SAGE India entered into partnerships with independent publishers to form new imprints, namely SAGE Stree, SAGE Samya, SAGE Popular Prakashan, and SAGE YODA Press. This initiative takes forward the tradition of developing dynamic lists, both academic as well as popular, which will open interactive spaces for further discussion, scholarship and writing to effectively capture the non-mainstream and critical reality of contemporary India.