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FRANCE- Left Behind by History

August 25, 1979 General History of India, An Introduction to the Indian States and their People, An Outline History of Hindi Literature and A Profile of Indian Economy, There is also a massive project to study regional economic development of selected states of India under the overall guidance of the grand old economist, Chen Hansheng, who at the age of ninety is still studying South Asian economy. (In a separate interview Chen Hansheng who spent many years in India in the early fifties reminisced about his old friends of those days, Sachin Chaudhuri and B N Ganguly.) There is also the Linguistics Institute with Lu Shuoxiang as its Director. Lot of attention is now paid to the study of minority nationalities' languages. There are two new journals: Fangyan (Dialect) and Minzu Yuwen (Nationalities's Languages), both pub- lf^d quarterly. The Institute of Journalism was set up recently to train journalists and conduct research in communication. A corresponding journal, Xinwen Zhanxian (Studies in Journalism), is published bimonthly now.

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