Atanu Dey On India's Development

February 25, 2006
by Atanu Dey
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Storm over the Amazon

I am continuing to read E. O. Wilson’s The Diversity of Life and recently I quoted from it. Today I continue to quote some more. The best of science doesn’t consist of mathematical models and experiments, as textbooks make it … Continue reading

February 23, 2006
by Atanu Dey
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The Diversity of Life

The great entomologist E O Wilson’s The Diversity of Life (Harvard University Press, 1992) should be required reading for all who care to understand the complex web of life that we all are part of. What is urgently needed is … Continue reading

February 17, 2006
by Atanu Dey
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Indian Secularism

It is a tradition, hoary and venerated, of dividing the people of India along myriad dimensions depending on the motives of those doing the dividing. Taking a cue from the British, past masters of the “Divide and Rule” strategy, the … Continue reading

February 10, 2006
by Atanu Dey
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Off to Singapore

As it happens, I am off to Singapore for a few days. Blogging, therefore, will be suspended. Yeah, yeah, I know that I am not the most prolific of bloggers and stopping for extended periods of time is par for … Continue reading

February 3, 2006
by Atanu Dey
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Hyderabad

Just for the record, I will be traveling to Hyderabad for the next couple of days and will not have the opportunity to write and respond to the comments on my recent posts. Be well, do good work, and keep … Continue reading