Monthly Archives: March 2013

Elyn R Saka on ‘mental illness’

I am persuaded that a concept of mental illness is useful and necessary because I have seen what is called mental illness at close range. Most people with serious mental illnesses seriously suffer. They are in pain. Not only are … Continue reading

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K. N. Raj : Democracy and development

IN April 1950, a young economist was sent to Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru to explain why he had proposed a slow growth rate for the country’s economy in the draft of the First Five Year Plan. At 26, K.N. Raj … Continue reading

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