ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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The Bomb, Biography and the Indian Middle Class

The Indian middle class often sees itself as living amongst, but not living with the majority of its fellow citizens. Through a close reading of the autobiography of the late nuclear scientist Raja Ramanna, this article argues that one of the existential realities of being a middle class Indian is an inescapable desire to escape the rest of India.

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