India Since Independence by BIPAN CHANDRA
About The Authors
Dr. Bipan Chandra is a renowned Indian historian and
He has authored Communalism: A Primer, Ideology and Politics in Modern India,
Communalism in Modern India, Freedom Struggle, and Indian National Movement: The
Long Term Dynamics.
Born in Kangra Valley, Chandra completed his education from Stanford University
in California and the University of Delhi. He dedicated several years of his
life to teaching and was appointed Sectional President of the Indian History
Congress. Chandra is considered to be one of the foremost scholars on Mahatma
Gandhi, he is also adept in the economic and political history of modern India.
Mridula Mukherjee is an Indian author and Professor.
She has authored Peasants in India's Non-Violent Revolution and Colonializing
Mukherjee is currently the Professor of Modern Indian History at the Centre for
Historical Studies, and is also the Director of Nehru Memorial Museum and
Library. Her areas of interest are in peasant movements, agrarian history, and
the national movement.
Aditya Mukherjee is an author and Professor at St. Stephen’s college in
He also serves as the Director of the Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Advanced
Study at JNU, and his interests lie in capitalist development and modern