What is Meant by ‘Changing Times’ After All?

  • Arup Maharatna


‘Times’ have been changing—of late rather fast. This is so much of a commonplace that anybody’s doubt about it could easily evoke an alarm of one’s possible infliction with insanity. However, even at a risk of being so stigmatised, I would propose that a thoughtful dissection of this pervasive perception is worth undertaking. In fact, the evocation of ‘changing times’ too often serves as a non-violent instrument for putting a quick full stop or sometimes even ‘cold water’ to many seemingly intractable and inconclusive debates/discussions pertaining to many important social/cultural issues.


Change Time Ideational Shift Intellectual Creativity Private Profit Sociocultural Practice 
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© Springer India 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Population Research CentreGokhale Institute of Politics and EconomicsPuneIndia

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