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The web of freedom : J.C. Kumarappa and Gandhi's struggle for economic justice

Author: Govindu Srinivasa Venu Madhav; Deepak Malghan
Publisher: New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Freedom fighter, economic philosopher, environmentalist, and Gandhian constructive worker, Joseph Cornelius Kumarappa (1892-1960) was a man of many parts. He spent a lifetime championing the cause of economic justice, especially on behalf of rural India. Based on extensive archival research, this biography presents the story of Kumarappa's life, work, and ideas that have a strikingly contemporary resonance.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version :
Named Person: Joseph Cornelius Kumarappa; Joseph Cornelius Kumarappa
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Govindu Srinivasa Venu Madhav; Deepak Malghan
ISBN: 9780199087150 0199087156 9780199460816 0199460817
OCLC Number: 1005313810
Notes: This edition previously issued in print: 2016.
Target Audience: Specialized.
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Contents: LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS/FIGURES ; LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS ; PREFACE ; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS ; 1. Introduction ; 2. The Great Transformation ; 3. An American Interlude ; 4. Waiting for the Mahatma ; 5. Baptism by Fire ; 6. Breaking Ground ; 7. The Natural Order ; 8. A New Deal ; 9. The Lonely Furrow ; 10. Stone for Bread ; 11. The Spirit of Jesus ; 12. The Light of Science ; 13. Whither Sarvodaya ? ; 14. Land to the Tiller ; 15. India Adrift ; 16. The Spreading Chill ; 17. Seeing Red ; 18. The Lion in His Winter ; 19. An Assessment ; SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY ; INDEX ; ABOUT THE AUTHORS
Responsibility: Venu Madhav Govindu and Deepak Malghan.

Abstract:

Freedom fighter, economic philosopher, environmentalist, and Gandhian constructive worker, Joseph Cornelius Kumarappa (1892-1960) was a man of many parts. He spent a lifetime championing the cause of economic justice, especially on behalf of rural India. Based on extensive archival research, this biography presents the story of Kumarappa's life, work, and ideas that have a strikingly contemporary resonance.

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