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Issue No : 154

  Readers’ Responses

Diagnosing and Remedying Backwardness
English Education Defines the New Brahmins and the New Dalits of India

Poem: Mapping Womanhood

Going Beyond the Blame Game
Crusaders for Enhancing Education among Muslims
A Profile of Ahmed Rashid Shervani

The Right to Dance
Mumbai High Court Judgement Strikes the Right Note

Understanding ‘Narak’: Rethinking Pollution
Learning from the Knowledge and Experience of Midwives

Short Story: Raakh
Translated from the original in Hindi by Mona Sinha

Readers’ Forum

Follow up: Brief Update on Manushi’s Work for Street Vendors

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• Deepening Democracy
Challenges of Governance and
Globalization in India
(Oxford University Press)
Deepening Democracy brings together essays on enduring issues such as human rights, governance, and the impact of globalization on the Indian citizen. The covers a range of issues from a glimpse of the License-Permit-
Raid Raj as it affects the livelihood of the selfemployed poor, to a critique of India’s farm and economic policies. It further discusses the new divides being created by the country’s language policy to the causes and possible remedies for ethnic conflicts in India  (Read More…)
• Women Bhakta Poets:
Contains accounts of the life and poetry of some of the most outstanding women in Indian history from the 6th to the 17th
century — Mirabai, Andal, Avvaiyar, Muktabai, Janabai, Bahinabai, Lal
Ded, Toral, Loyal. Many of these poems had never neen translated into english before  (Read More…)
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