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Mirror of the Evolutionof Social Sciences


I t is a privilege to celebrate, and pay tribute to, half a century of the remarkable journey of one of the most critical Indian intellectual initiatives that inspires profound admiration not only within India, but well beyond its shores.

The (EPW), following in the footsteps of its worthy predecessor, the Economic Weekly (EW) is surely an institutional legend. Bhabatosh Datta, while paying tribute to the founder of these two journals, Sachin Chaudhuri, spoke glowingly both of him andthe EW:

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Published On : 20th Jan, 2024

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