Towards a Better Society
Mrinal Datta-Chaudhuri
SOCIETY & CHANGE: ESSAYS IN HONOUR OF SACHIN CHAUDHURI by A. Banerjee Oxford University Press, Delhi, 1977, 327 pp., 60.00
Sept-Oct 1977, volume 2, No 5

Festschrifts are fashionable these days. In recent years a large number of them have come out in honour of distinguished economists. By and large, they tend to be of poor quality; except for one or two articles in each, these vol­umes contain material which would not have been otherwise published. The pre­sent book is an exception. Perhaps, the unique personality of the late Sachin Chaudhuri, the founder-editor of that re­markable journal. 

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