DEBESH CHAKRABORTY is in the Department of Economics, Jadhav pur University, Calcutta.
DIPANKAR GUPTA is with the Centre/or Social Studies,,Surat,
IRFAN HABIB teaches history in DAV Post-graduate College, Buland-shahr.
^OYA HASAN is with Centre for Political Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
RAJU KURIAN is a research scholar at the Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum.
S K MITTAL teaches in the Department of History, Meerut College, Uttar Pradesh.
E M S NAMBOODIRIPAD is the General Secretary of the Communist Party of India (Marxist).
GAIL OMVEDT is Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of California, San Diego.
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