Dear Departed Ones

  • Arup Maharatna


Raising questions can, in most situations, be a very effective starting point for a change towards a better state of affairs. But we Indians are generally of rather unquestioning type. Of course, the ability to raise critical questions is partly shaped and sharpened by education and social development, and modernisation of mind. With a large chunk of the population being simply illiterate, the unquestioning character is probably not surprising.


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Authors and Affiliations

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

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