Irreverent History: Essays For M.G.S. Narayanan by Kesavan VeluthatIrreverent History: Essays For M.G.S. Narayanan by Kesavan Veluthat

Irreverent History: Essays For M.G.S. Narayanan

EditorKesavan Veluthat, Donald R. Davis Jr.

Hardcover | June 10, 2015

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Irreverent History brings together essays inhonour of Professor M.G.S. Narayanan, a historian who brought about a veritable shift in the paradigm of historiography in Kerala through his painstaking epigraphical research that led to the publication of his classic Perumals of Kerala (1972). A former Member- Secretary and Chair of the Indian Council of Historical Research, he has also made lasting contributions to Indian history and epigraphy more broadly. In all of his work, Narayanan has pursued a relentless quest for truth apart from fads in theory and expediencies in politics. That pursuit was carried out with a charm, originality, and boldness that nettled some, but, more importantly, encouraged many.

Kesavan Veluthat is currently Professor of History at the University of Delhi. He studied at the University of Calicut where M.G.S. Narayanan was his mentor. In 1982, he joined the newly formed Mangalore University and retired from there as Professor and Chair of the Department of History.    Donald R. Davis Jr. is Associate Professor ...
Title:Irreverent History: Essays For M.G.S. NarayananFormat:HardcoverDimensions:328 pages, 9.25 × 6.5 × 0.98 inPublished:June 10, 2015Publisher:Ratna Sagar P. Ltd.Language:English

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