An Agenda for Cultural Action and Other Essays

Second Edition, with New Essays

ISBN(s) 81 88789 22 4
Pub. Date December 2005
Pages 172 pages
Dimensions 8.5 x 5.5 in
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Paperback 81-88789-22-4
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KN Panikkar focuses on the alliance between the neo-liberal economic policies and Hindu fundamentalism in India, its implication for civil society, and the destruction of the educational system through privatization and rabid communalization. He also discusses the historical context of the Hindu right wing cultural project and outlines the agenda for struggle against the corrosive influence of this homegrown fascism.

Cover: An image from the Quit India Movement 1942 (Courtesy: Gandhi Memorial Trust)

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KN Panikkar is among the foremost historians of modern India. His books include ‘Against Lord and State: Religion and Peasant Uprisings in Malabar’; ‘Culture and Consciousness in Modern India’; ‘Culture, Ideology and Hegemony –... Read more

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