In Spite of the Gods: The Rise of Modern India

In Spite of the Gods: The Rise of Modern India

Edward Luce


because the world's greatest democracy and a emerging foreign financial energy, India has lengthy been heralded for its nice strides in expertise and alternate. but it's also suffering from poverty, illiteracy, unemployment, and an enormous array of different social and fiscal concerns. the following, famous journalist and previous Financial Times South Asia bureau leader Edward Luce travels all through India's many areas, cultures, and non secular circles, investigating its fragile stability among culture and modernity. From conferences with key political figures to interesting encounters with spiritual pundits, monetary specialists, and village employees, In Spite of the Gods is an engaging combination of research and reportage that comprehensively depicts the nuances of India's advanced state of affairs and its position on the earth.

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