Writing History: Truth and Ideology
We carry our history with us. How is this history constituted? Is there an ‘objective’ history? Or is it always ideological? Here is piece that throws light on this question—particularly in the context of India where contesting political groups seek to perceive history through their ideologies of nationalism.
Bharat Chandra Rout is Post-doctoral Associate, Education Programme, National Institute of Advanced Studies, Indian Institute of Science Campus, Bangalore.
Shalini Dixit is Assistant Professor, Education Programme, National Institute of Advanced Studies, Indian Institute of Science Campus, Bangalore.
This article is published in The New Leam, MARCH 2017 Issue( Vol .3 No.22 – 23) and available in print version. To buy contact us or write at firstname.lastname@example.org
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