Item description for Ruminations of a Gadfly: Persons, Places, Perceptions by Deena Khatkhate...
Essays exploring societal changes in India and abroad---such as the inherent jealousy of Indians in the United States and the glue of anticommunism that used to bind the Western world---through the eyes of an Indian emigrant are presented in this provocative collection. Affirmative action, the meaning of the word "liberal," parliamentary democracy, and the caste system are also discussed.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.2" Width: 6.2" Height: 1.2" Weight: 1.25 lbs.
Release Date Apr 1, 2008
Publisher Academic Foundation
ISBN 8171886574 ISBN13 9788171886579
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More About Deena Khatkhate
Deena Khatkhate is a former director of research at the Reserve Bank of India, a former assistant director at the International Monetary Fund, and a former senior consultant for the United Nations and the World Bank. He is the author of numerous articles on economic development and monetary policy, which have appeared in publications such as "Economic and Political Weekly," "The Journal of Post-Keynesian Economics," and" Oxford Economic Papers,"
Deena Khatkhate has an academic affiliation as follows - former Assistant Director at the International Monetary Fund.