Author: Mohan RamananPublisher: Sahitya AkademiYear: 2007Language: EnglishPages: 196ISBN/UPC (if available): 9798126024376
This book is an attempt to explore the ideas of Sastri as Statesman, Ambassador, Citizen and Man of letters. Ramanan’s book locates Sastri in the broad Cultural context of the Indian Renaissance and weaves a narrative of his ideas which sets him off truly as a man of letters who used the English language with facility and felicity.
PrefaceNote on DocumentationV.S. Srinivasa Sastri : A ChronologyV.S. Srinivasa Sastri : A Study1. Introduction2. V.S. Srinivasa Sastriar : A Renaissance Man3. A Life as Servant of India4. Sastriar and the idea of the Intellectual5. Sastriar on Education for citizenship6. Values in Life7. Rights and Duties of a Citizen8. The Woman Question9. On the Ramayana 10. The other Harmony11. A Man of Letters12. The Man