The Journal of Contemporary Thought
Summer Issue - 20
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Contents:

 

Introduction: Crossing (the) Legacies

- D. Venkat Rao

 

Education and Structures of Moral Formation:

The Limits of Liberal Education in India

- Shashikala Srinivasan

 

Sites of Learning and Intellectual Parasitism:

The Case for New Humanities

- Vivek Dhareshwar

 

Modernity, Commonsense and Epistemological Crisis:

A Reading of Sripada Subrahmanya Sastri's Memoirs

- Bharani Kollipara

 

When Communalism is Not Religious Antagonism:

The Hidden Assumptions in The Colonial Conception

of Communalism

- Sufiya Pathan

 

Sacerdotal Violence and the Caste System:

The Long Shadow of Christian Orientalism

- Prakash Shah

 

Lingayat Tradition, Adhyatma and Caste:

How Bhakti Traditions Understand Caste

- Dunkin Jalki

 

River Literacy and the Challenge of a Rain Terrain

- Dilip da Cunha

 

Accents of Memory:

Critical Humanities and the Question of Inheritance

- D. Venkat Rao

 

Indian Culture and Its Social Security System

- S.N. Balagangadhara

 

Politics of Knowledge Here and Now:

A Conversation with Ashis Nandy

- Ashis Nandy / Ananya Vajpeyi

 

Notes on Contributors