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Restless Search, Uncritical Arrival

In Search of a Better World: Memoirs by Jolly Mohan Kaul (Kolkata: Samya), 2010; pp xiv+384, Rs 550.

The Left Rout: Patterns and Prospects

The vote against the Left Front in West Bengal was not a vote for change but a vote meant to inflict a deep punishment on the CPI(M)- dominated coalition. The LF did receive 41% of the vote, can it then build on this vote share for the future? That would require a process of serious introspection and rectification and not the shambolic approach the CPI(M) has engaged in after the 2008 local and 2009 parliamentary elections.

The Great Unravelling

Left Politics in Bengal: Time Travels among Bhadralok Marxists by Monobina Gupta

History of the Labouring Poor

 institutions, such as markets, on the grounds that they reward those in the productive economy and penalise those in the reproductive economy (mostly women) by offering them low-end, low wage jobs, oblivious to the fact that the productive economy would not function without the invisible contributions of the reproductive economy (the whole gamut of activities related to reproduction and nurturing of the labour force and the care economy).
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