Overview for Asia Annual - 2002
The Asia Annual is the cross-disciplinary journal of the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies, Kolkata. The Institute is a centre for research and learning with focus on social, cultural, economic and political/administrative developments in Asia, from the middle of the nineteenth century onwards with special emphasis on their links with India and on the life and works of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. The current issue, which is third in succession, contains seventeen well-researched articles on important aspects of on-going developments in the various Asian countries in the socio-political, economic and cultural themes, as well as issues related to regional co-operation and security, by eminent scholars. Besides, a summary of events for the year 2001 and the text of important documents are added for the ready reference of the reader.
Mahavir Singh (Author)
Mahavir singh (b. 1958) a professional of high repute holds three master degrees in History, Sociology and Library & information Science. He has been awarded Ph.D. degree in Library and Information Science from Jiwaji University, Gwalior. His area of specialization includes documentation in social Science. He has been working at National Social Science Documentation Centre. ICSSR since 1985. An author of a number of research articles he is a life-member of Indian Library Association.