People's Democracy

(Weekly Organ of the Communist Party of India (Marxist)

Vol. XXX

No. 01

January 01, 2006

LeftWord Young Scholars’ Seminar

Rich Nation, Poor People

Critical Perspectives on the Neoliberal Regime in India


4–6 April 2006, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi



I. The State, Markets and the People under the Neoliberal Regime

II. Economic Growth under Neoliberalism and People’s Development

III. Democracy and Peoples’ Rights in the Neoliberal Era

IV. Neoliberal Ideology, Media, and the Culture Industry

V. Resistance to Neoliberalism: People’s Movements and Alternatives



Please read the detailed call for papers available at

or ask for it from [email protected].

The last date for submission of papers is 31st January 2006. Papers are invited from researchers and activists under the age of 35 (as on 31 January 2006).


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