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Makers of Modern India: B.R. Ambedkar (Complete)

NEW YORK, November 7, 2012 — In a talk with political theorist and historian Partha Chatterjee, author Ananya Vajpeyi discusses her new book, Righteous Republic: The Political Foundations of Modern India, with a particular focus on the jurist and political leader B.R. Ambedkar, who played a leading role in drafting the Indian Constitution. (1 hr., 23 min.)

Read an excerpt from Righteous Republic