Dr V A GAITONDE is a social scientist and journalist in Bombay.
Dr K ALT AN KUMAR SEN GUPTA is in the Department of history, Rabin' dra Bharati University, Calcutta.
CP NARATANAN is Reader in statistics, Indian School of Social Sciences, Trivandrum.
N RAM is Vice-president of the Students' Federation of India and Ph D research student at the Centre for Historical Studies, Jdwahaflal J^ehru University, New Delhi.
G V RAO is a political analyst from Goa.
. I J1T RO T is editor ^MARXIST REVIEW, Calcutta.
Dr RAMA VARMA is a student of demography from Cochin.