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समालोचक .3

समालोचक .3


पत्रिका - 'आलोचक
NO: 03/YEAR-:2002


KALPANA SAHNI Journeys through Space and Time 1
RANJANA SAXENA Reinventing the Wheel: Discourse in Contemporary Russian Literature 14
PREETI DAS Russian Literature of Glasnost Era: A Glance 25
MANU MITTAL From War To Peace : The Triumph of Humanism.(An Analysis Of Aitmatov's Novel Mother's Field) 31
RITOO M. JERATH The Death of a Poet? 37
RADHA BALASUBRAMANIAM India in Korolenko's Short Stories 44
ABHAI MAURYA Mediators of Pushkin's Romanticism 52
SABIRUDDIN Pushkin's Encounter with Quran 67
RASHMI DORAISWAMY 'Skaz' In Dostoevsky's 'A Most Unfortunate Incident' 77
PRIYADARSHI MUKHERJEE Proverbs From Ivan Krylov's Animal Fables and Parallels in Other Cultures 85
AMAR BASU & SHANKAR BASU Chekhov And His Characters- A Textual Analysis of' Dushechka' 94
MEETA NARAIN Foreign Language Teaching: A Changing Scenario 101
NASAR SHAKEEL ROOMI The World of Icons 106


नोट: उपर्युक्त खिताब सीआरएस पुस्तकालय (कक्ष संख्या 206) में जर्नल 'आलोचक' में है,भाषा साहित्य और सांस्कृतिक अध्ययन विद्यालय

A warm welcome to the modified and updated website of the Centre for East Asian Studies. The East Asian region has been at the forefront of several path-breaking changes since 1970s beginning with the redefining the development architecture with its State-led development model besides emerging as a major region in the global politics and a key hub of the sophisticated technologies. The Centre is one of the thirteen Centres of the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi that provides a holistic understanding of the region.

Initially, established as a Centre for Chinese and Japanese Studies, it subsequently grew to include Korean Studies as well. At present there are eight faculty members in the Centre. Several distinguished faculty who have now retired include the late Prof. Gargi Dutt, Prof. P.A.N. Murthy, Prof. G.P. Deshpande, Dr. Nranarayan Das, Prof. R.R. Krishnan and Prof. K.V. Kesavan. Besides, Dr. Madhu Bhalla served at the Centre in Chinese Studies Programme during 1994-2006. In addition, Ms. Kamlesh Jain and Dr. M. M. Kunju served the Centre as the Documentation Officers in Chinese and Japanese Studies respectively.

The academic curriculum covers both modern and contemporary facets of East Asia as each scholar specializes in an area of his/her interest in the region. The integrated course involves two semesters of classes at the M. Phil programme and a dissertation for the M. Phil and a thesis for Ph. D programme respectively. The central objective is to impart an interdisciplinary knowledge and understanding of history, foreign policy, government and politics, society and culture and political economy of the respective areas. Students can explore new and emerging themes such as East Asian regionalism, the evolving East Asian Community, the rise of China, resurgence of Japan and the prospects for reunification of the Korean peninsula. Additionally, the Centre lays great emphasis on the building of language skills. The background of scholars includes mostly from the social science disciplines; History, Political Science, Economics, Sociology, International Relations and language.

Several students of the centre have been recipients of prestigious research fellowships awarded by Japan Foundation, Mombusho (Ministry of Education, Government of Japan), Saburo Okita Memorial Fellowship, Nippon Foundation, Korea Foundation, Nehru Memorial Fellowship, and Fellowship from the Chinese and Taiwanese Governments. Besides, students from Japan receive fellowship from the Indian Council of Cultural Relations.