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History, Culture and Truth : Essays Presented to D.P. Chattopadhyaya

Edited by Daya Krishna and K. Satchidananda Murty, Munshiram for Kalki Prakash, 2000, xiv, 393 p, ISBN : 9788121509541, $43.00 (Includes free airmail shipping)

History, Culture and Truth : Essays Presented to D.P. Chattopadhyaya/edited by Daya Krishna and K. Satchidananda Murty

Contents: Preface. 1. Professor Chattopadhyaya as I know him/Kireet Joshi. 2. On D.P. Chattopadhyaya's picture of interdisciplinary/Rajendra Prasad. 3. The humanization of transcendental philosophy: notes towards an understanding of D.P. Chattopadhyaya/R. Sundara Rajan. 4. Freedom--east and west: a tribute to D.P. Chattopadhyaya/Fred Dallmayr. 5. Traditional culture and secularism/R. Balasubramanian. 6. Induction and doubt/P.K. Sen. 7. The culture of science/Jayant V. Narlikar. 8. An essay on D.P. Chattopadhyaya's challenge to classical rationalism/Ramakant Sinari. 9. Laws, theory and metaphors/A.V. Afonso. 10. Scepticism, relativism and absolutism/Sibajiban Bhattacharyya. 11. Reunderstanding human rights/Ioanna Kucuradi & Bhagat Oinam. 12. On relations between science, technology, philosophy and culture/Evandro Agazzi. 13. Mathematics and culture/C.K. Raju. 14. "Dialectical dynamism" of D.P. Chattopadhyaya/Marietta Stepaniants. 15. Social processes and creativity: Indian context/A. Rahman. 16. A constructive critique of R.G. Collingwood/J.S. Grewal. 17. Narration and Indian perspective/Vidya Niwas Misra. 18. Rethinking the discourse of history/Ravinder Kumar. 19. Some salient features in D.P. Chattopadhyaya's reflections on aesthetics/Kalyan Bagchi. 20. The past beckons/B.V. Subbarayappa. 21. The critique of historicism/J.N. Mohanty. 22. Sri Aurobindo's philosophy on culture/G.C. Pande. 23. The subjective and the objective in history: Chattopadhyaya's interpretation revisited/Bhuvan Chandel. 24. Towards realizing the right to development: the elements of a programme/Arjun Sengupta. 25. Time, truth and transcendence/Daya Krishna. A short intellectual autobiography of D.P. Chattopadhyaya.

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