symposium participants

#506 
October 2001

REFORMING POLITICS
a symposium on rethinking
democratic institutions and practices


506 cover, Oct. 2001

cover design by Akila Seshasayee

 

 


 

 

  • INTERVIEW 
    Wirth M.S. Gill, former Chief Election Commissioner, Delhi

  • IS ELECTORAL AND INSTITUTIONAL REFORM THE ANSWER? 
    Pratap Bhanu Mehta, Professor of Philosophy, Jawaharlal University, Delhi

  • TOWARDS A HIGH ENERGY DEMOCRACY
    Roberto M. Unger, Professor of Law, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA

  • BOOKS
    Reviewed by Sanjay Mishra, Mahesh Rangarajan, Ghazala Shahabuddin, Seminarist, Partha S. Ghosh and
    Harish Khare

  • EXTRACT
    Jayprakash Narayan (JP), "A Plea for the Reconstruction of the Indian Polity"

  • A VOICE OF REASON
    Edward Said, Professor, Columbia University, NY, interviewed by Rahul Sagar, Michael von Clemm Fellow, Harvard University, Cambridge

  • COMMUNICATION
    Received from Tamim Ansari,
    Afghan-American writer, USA

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