Hi, I have read only upto page 46 and already have a problem with this book.
Apparently, again these self-appointed voices of the Muslim community in India do not share the same sense of "heterodoxy" of Indian culture that Sen does.
The Argumentative Indian - The contents of this book and the arguments / reasoning presented by Dr. Sen could be argued upon for years to come.
Enlightening and engaging at the same time heavily biased and coloured given Dr. Sen's strongly held opinions, likes and dislikes. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Twisha
I started reading this book with an unbiased mind to understand Amartya Sen's perspective. Idea was to remove blinkers and understand his view point. Read morePublished 3 months ago by neophyte
This book is a complete biased view against hindus .From the first chapter you can smell that he is going to spend the whole in anti hindu theme. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Nipon Bharali
I went into this book prepared to be enlightened on a variety of Indian culture and tradition. I must say I was disappointed. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Priya Ashok
Economists would immediately recognize the author through his economic writings and as an Economics Nobel Prize Laureate. Read morePublished 6 months ago by V.H. Amavilah
A rather repetitive account. Still holistic in some respects and promotes a humanist approach. It doesn't want Indians to bloat in its past--yet, it doesn't want them to take a dim... Read morePublished 9 months ago by ashish shukla