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The Argumentative Indian (Amartya Sen)

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“An epistemic methodology that sees the pursuit of knowledge as entirely congruent with the search for power is a great deal more cunning than wise. It can needlessly undermine the value of knowledge in satisfying curiosity and interest; it significantly weakens one of the profound characteristics of human beings.”
 
– Amartya Sen
 
Public and participative discussion on Amartya Sen’s celebrated essay collection, The Argumentative Indian (2005).
 
 
You can download a PDF version of the book here, or you may purchase a copy here.
 
Coffee Home, near CP, Delhi
Saturday 25 March, 6:30 pm
 

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