ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Is Culture the Culprit?

The poor in Gaya, Bihar, are commonly believed to be responsible for their abject poverty since they are said to lack a work culture and drink away their earnings. However, research uncovers a truth that not only gives the lie to this belief, but will also make planners and development thinkers, who go along with this perception, uncomfortable.

The 'State' Revealed in Newspaper Headlines

A study of newspaper headlines often makes more than a statement on the nature of state and society. In this chronological analysis of different events as reported by two local newspapers in Bhopal and Patna, an attempt has been made to understand the circumstances, sociological and factual, that conspired to bring about the occurrence of these events.

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