Sociology and Philosophy  
Cook, Sarah, Kabeer, Naila and Suwannarat, Gary
Social Protection in Asia

The book presents an overview of issues related to social protection in Asia. It argues that the provision of social protection should be seen as a core issue of development and requires urgent combined responses by the governments
SARAH COOK is a Fellow of the Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex, U.K., currently on secondment with the The Ford Foundation, China.
NAILA KABEER is a Professorial Fellow at the Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex, U.K.
GARY SUWANNARAT is a political scientist focusing on social policy, lives and works principally in Thailand.
Under the auspices of The Ford Foundation

Pages 288

ISBN 81-241-0881-1
Jahanbegloo, Ramin
The Clash of Intolerances

Based on the author's seminal experience and research as a Muslim public intellectual, the book is a provocative and prescient analysis of the state of cultures after 11 September and the confrontation between different forms of absolutism and fundamentalism.
RAMIN JAHANBEGLOO is well-known Iranian-Canadian philosopher and a cosmopolitan public intellectual. He is also the author of many books and articles in Iranian, Indian, American and French journals.

Under the auspices of Indian Culture and Civilization Series

Pages 156

ISBN 978-81-241-1265-6
Kapur, Promilla and kapur, Tribhuwan (ed.)
Science, Religion and Development: An Interface

The study looks at models of development from Hindu scriptural perspectives on issues of science, religion and development, including women's development, secularism and culture of peace. Not only for the scientists, development experts and spiritualists, but also for all those who are concerned with the real development of the self, others and of the entire globe.
PROMILLA KAPUR is Consultant Sociologist, Social Researcher, Counsellor, Therapist and Director of a charitable organization, providing all types of counselling and crisis intervention services.
TRIBHUWAN KAPUR is Associate Professor of Sociology at the Indira Gandhi Open University (IGNOU).

Pages 304

ISBN 81-241-0630-4
Eushma, sr.
Transformation of Human Will John of the Cross)

The faculty of Will has held a prominent place in the philosophical investigations since the time of Socrates. Will is an experiential reality in our decisions and in our actions. This book is an attempt to understand the formation and transformation of the faculty of Will special focus on the teachings of St. John of the Cross.
SR. EUSHMA is deeply interested with the writings of St. John of the Cross, she did her Ph.D. in the works of St. John. She reflects and teaches Indian, Eastern and Carmelite Spirituality and Mysticism since the last twenty years.

Pages 303

ISBN 978-81-241-1263-2
Narain, Prakash (ed.)
The Human Condition: Eleven Eminent Thinkers Speak

In this turbulent era, our disquiet and concerns in respect of what may be called the Human Condition, are many. In these Narsingh Narain Memorials Lectures delivered by eleven eminent thinkers, some of these concerns have been forcefully brought out.
According to Levi Fragell, PRAKASH NARAIN "(has) been—and (is)—one of our best intellectual resources." His inputs have been mentioned in the 50 years history of IHEU, brought out in the World Humanist Congress at Amsterdam, in 2002.

Under the auspices of Indian Humanist Union

Pages 168

ISBN 978-81-241-1262-5