Resources for the study of Indian history
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The history of India in general
- India's economic boom and South Asian Studies: a
- By Frank Conlon, 24 August, 1995. Does not think India's economic
liberalization will reverse the decline of support for South
Asian studies programs in Europe and US, but sees reasons not
to be overly pessimistic in short run.
- The Falsification of History
- From Frontline, 18-31 mar 2000. The latest ICHR-sponsored
assault on academic freedom is just one of several official
actions under BJP rule in the realm of education and research
that are aimed to disseminate the Hindutva version of history.
- Obituary: Dr. R. Suntharalingam
- From Paul H. Kratoska, on H-Asia list, 22 jun 1998.
Dr. R. Suntharalingam was a specialist on Indian history
who taught at the National University of Singapore from
1960-75, and at Universiti Sains Malaysia from 1975 until
his retirement at the age of 55 in 1991. A list of his
principle works appended.
- Integral Liberation - New Publication
- From Frederick Noronha, 31 mar 1997. A new review recently
launched from Bangalore that is committed to the building
a truly just, self-reliant, sustainable, participatory and
socialist society in India.
- Hindu extremists stop publication of Indian
- By Richard Phillips, AntiFa Info_Bulletin, 16 mar
2000. The Indian Council of Historical Research (ICHR), which
the Indian government has stacked with Hindu chauvinists,
stopped publication of two volumes of Towards
Freedom, a projected multi-volume collection of historical
documents concerning the struggle against British colonial