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Articles on India in Magazines

Posted by kaushalkurapati on August 22, 2006

Here are some articles on India in various magazines in the past few months:

  1. India Awakens – TIME.com, June 26th, 2006.
  2. The Rise of India – Foreign Affairs Special Issue, July / August 2006.
  3. The Rise of the Indian Economy – John Williamson talk, March 2006.
  4. What Detroit Can Learn from Bangalore – Reason Online, June 2006.
  5. Economic Growth and India’s Future – Joydeep Mukerji, March 2006.
  6. Ed Learner’s review of The World is Flat – April 2006.
  7. India Rising – by Fareed Zakaria, Newsweek (cover: The New India), March 2006.
  8. China and India – Business Week Special Issue.
  9. A Monetary Policy Maker’s Passage to India – by The President of the Federal Reserve of San Francisco, July 2006.
  10. New Economist Blog’s collection of India Articles.
  11. Can India Fly? – The Economist Special Issue on India. June 2006.

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Books on India

Posted by kaushalkurapati on August 22, 2006

I chanced upon this blog post about Books on India and decided to list out some of the books listed by people in the comments of that blog post. So here is a lot of food for thought on India…

  1. Khushwant Singh’s collection of essays on India
  2. Chapter 8: “After the Permit Raj – India’s Awakening”, from “The Commanding Heights” by Daniel Yergin and Joseph Stanislaw.
  3. “Culture Shock! India” by Gitanjal Kolanad – how Indian society works.
  4. “Everybody loves a good draught”, by P. Sainath – IT outsourcing related.
  5. “The idea of India” — Sunil Khilnani
  6. “In the name of democracy” by Bipan Chandra – Emergency period in 1970s.
  7. “India 2020″ by APJ Kalam.
  8. Gurcharan Das’s “India Unbound” and “The Elephant Paradigm”.
  9. “India in slowmotion” by Mark Tully.
  10. “In Light of India” — Octavio Paz.
  11. “Empire of the Soul” – Paul William Roberts.
  12. “The Burdens of Democracy” by Pratap Bhanu Mehta.
  13. “The Best of R K Laxman”.
  14. “India’s Economic Reforms” – Jagdish Bhagwati.
  15. “The Age of Kali” – William Dalrymple.
  16. “The Argumentative Indian” by Amartya Sen.

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