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The Frail Hero and Virile History: Gender and the Politics of Culture in Colonial Bengal
Demonstrating the centrality of gender in the formation of a national identity, Indira Chowdhury opens up fresh ways to scrutinizing the links between nationalism and Indian modernity, examining howExpand
A Historian among Scientists: Reflections on Archiving the History of Science in Postcolonial India
How might we overcome the lack of archival resources while doing the history of science in India? Offering reflections on the nature of archival resources that could be collected for scientificExpand
Oral Traditions and Contemporary History
Oral history raises questions about the relationship between subjectivity and history – particularly the role memory plays in understanding what historical events mean to human subjects whoExpand
Local hierarchies and international networks: molecular biology at the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, 1962-1980.
  • Indira Chowdhury
  • Geography, Medicine
  • Archives internationales d'histoire des sciences
  • 1 June 2006
Environmental Issues in India: A Reader
The Role of Oral Narrations in the Social Organisation of the Okun People in Central Nigeria
The history of the Okun people come in various forms of oral narration such as oral traditions, oral history and ethnohistory, thus for our purpose we shall be using the term oral narrations as anExpand
Building a Scientific Community