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Village republics, Andre Beteille

http://www.hindu.com/thehindu/2002/09/03/stories/2002090300901000.htm THE INDIAN intelligentsia has somewhat mixed attitudes towards the Indian village. While educated Indians are inclined to think or at least speak well of the village, they do not show much inclination for the company of villagers. The late … Continue reading

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M. N. Srinivas on ‘social change in moden India’ : Religion and people

Following was posted on IIT Bombay newsgroup in response to a post on ‘Promotion of scientific temper’ where the author was pained by the behavior of a senior scientist at ISRO. This particular scientist went to some religious place to … Continue reading

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