PARTHA CHATTER JEE is Fellow, Centre/or Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta^
SH1BANI KINKAR CHAUBE is Fellow, Centre/or Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta.
AMALENDU GUHA is professor of economic history^ Centre/or Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta.
IRFAN HABIB is professor in history at the Centre of Advanced Study, Aligarh Muslim University.
PRAKASH KARAT, president of the Students9 Federation of India, is a research scholar at j[awaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
SUNIL MUNSI is at the Centre/or Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta.
E M S NAMBOODIRIPAD is member of the Polit Bureau, Communist Party of India (Marxist).
A J IT ROY is editor of MARXIST REVIEW, Calcutta.