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A poet's experiment in rebuilding samaj and nation : Sriniketan's rural reconstruction work, 1922-1960 / Dikshit Sinha.

Author/Creator:
Sinha, Dikshit, author.
Publication:
Bolpur : Birutjatio Sahitya Sammiloni, June 2019.
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 487 pages : illustrations (black and white), 1 map (black and white) ; 25 cm
Edition:
First impression.
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Subjects:
Rural development -- India -- Śrīniketana.
Rural development.
Tagore, Rabindranath, 1861-1941.
West Bengal (India) -- History -- 20th century.
India -- Śrīniketana.
India -- West Bengal.
Form/Genre:
History.
Summary:
The present work tries to provide a detail narrative account of Rabindranath Tagore's ideas of 'rural construction', its implementation, mitigation of the problems and efforts to construct a new social order during the early part of the twentieth century Bengal. The account describes in few villages surrounding Sriniketan, and then gradually encompassing a much larger area, ultimately becoming a nation-building concern.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Birutjatio Sahitya Sammiloni (Bolpur, India), publisher.
ISBN:
9788193976562
8193976568
9788193976579
8193976576
9788193976586
OCLC:
1130389390