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Reflections on vital issues

By: George, P. J.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Hyderabad Orient BlackSwan 2010Description: iv, 105 p.ISBN: 9788125041764.Subject(s): India - Economic conditionsDDC classification: 338.60954 Summary: Reflections on Vital Issues has been put together with the intention of sensitising students to some complex socioeconomic realities that prevail in the world around them. This anthology has been prescribed as the Core Text for Common Course IV for Model I BCom Programme of Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala. Three extremely relevant contemporary issues have been included here for study: globalisation, human rights and gender issues. Since the texts are drawn from various periods, cultures and perspectives, the anthology brings together a variety of viewpoints and aspects of these interrelated issues. Several prominent authors such as Fritjof Capra, Joseph Stiglitz, Vandana Shiva, Wole Soyinka and Taslima Nasrin have been included for study. Given that the book deals with some of the most vital issues that confront us in the present world, it would be of interest to other readers as well. (http://www.orientlongman.com/display.asp?categoryID=0&isbn=978-81-250-4176-4)
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Reflections on Vital Issues has been put together with the intention of sensitising students to some complex socioeconomic realities that prevail in the world around them. This anthology has been prescribed as the Core Text for Common Course IV for Model I BCom Programme of Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala. Three extremely relevant contemporary issues have been included here for study: globalisation, human rights and gender issues. Since the texts are drawn from various periods, cultures and perspectives, the anthology brings together a variety of viewpoints and aspects of these interrelated issues. Several prominent authors such as Fritjof Capra, Joseph Stiglitz, Vandana Shiva, Wole Soyinka and Taslima Nasrin have been included for study. Given that the book deals with some of the most vital issues that confront us in the present world, it would be of interest to other readers as well. (http://www.orientlongman.com/display.asp?categoryID=0&isbn=978-81-250-4176-4)

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