India's Vibgyor Man: Select Writings and Speeches of L.M. Singhvi

ISBN : 9780199484164

Abhishek Manu Singhvi; Lokendra Malik
344 Pages
148 x 224 mm
Pub date
Aug 2018
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This book aims to highlight the scholarly contribution of Dr L.M. Singhvi in different fields of human activities such as law, diplomacy, democracy, and literature. The work is a thematic compilation of his unpublished papers and lectures, which address issues of burning topicality needing serious consideration.


Foreword by Gopalkrishna Gandhi L.M. Singhvi: A Tribute by Abhishek Manu Singhvi Introduction PART 1 L.M. Singhvi: A Biographical Sketch PART 2 Selected Writings and Speeches of L.M. Singhvi A. Public Governance and Administration 1. Public Governance and Decentralization of Powers 2. In Defence of Bureaucracy and an Agenda for Reforms 3. President versus Prime Minister 4. The Crisis and the Promise of Democratic Governance in India 5. The Idea and the Vision of Small States in India B. Diplomacy and International Affairs 6. Past, Present, and Future of Africa 7. World Conference on Human Rights 8. Challenges to Indian Professionals in the United Kingdom 9. Global Dialogue 10. Kashmir in the Changing International Environment 11. The Pope Is Dead: Long Live the Pope 12. Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 13. Rotary Foundation lecture 14. Address at Royal Society, London 15. Conference on Sustainable Development 16. Towards a Cultur
of Peace and for establishing a World Parliament of the Global Civil Society 17. Statement at the Regional Meeting of Asia for the World Conference on Human Rights C. Education, Literature, Health, Religion, Arts, and Society 18. Islamic Heritage in the Contemporary Dialogue among Civilizations 19. Freedom and Creativity: Rights and Responsibilities of Indian Authors in Contemporary Time 20. Osmania University Convocation address 21. Educational Reforms in India 22. Horizons of Health Care: Promises to Keep 23. Indology and the Future of Our Past 24. The World Conference of Jains 25. Krishna Menon Memorial Meeting 26. University of Mysore Convocation Address Index About the Editors

About the author: 

Abhishek Manu Singhvi is a senior advocate in the Supreme Court of India. He is a member of the Rajya Sabha, and former additional solicitor general of India. Lokendra Malik is an advocate in the Supreme Court of India. He has previously taught at the Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi.

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