“Dare to Dream”

Title“Dare to Dream”
Year for Search2017
AuthorsParameswaran, M. P. b. 1935)
Secondary AuthorsKothari, Ashish, and Joy, K. J.
Secondary TitleAlternative Futures: India Unshackled
Pagination327-340
Date Published2017
PublisherParanjoy Guha Thakura for Authors Upfront Publishing
Place Published[New Delhi, India]
KeywordsIndian author, Male author
Annotation

Village community (Panchayat) utopia set in 2047 described through detailed descriptions of its development and some of its institutions and practices. Stresses that the community is a “children’s paradise,” as well as a sanctuary for the old and sick and others abandoned by society. Stresses self-sufficiency in food.

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Author Note

The author (b. 1935) has a doctorate in Nuclear Engineering but lost faith in nuclear power and became an activist.

Full Text

2017 Parameswaran, M. P. (b. 1935). “Dare to Dream.” Alternative Futures: India Unshackled. Ed. Ashish Kothari and K. J. Joy ([New Delhi]: Paranjoy Guha Thakura for Authors Upfront Publishing, 2017), 327-340. Bod

Village community (Panchayat) utopia set in 2047 described through detailed descriptions of its development and some of its institutions and practices. Stresses that the community is a “children’s paradise,” as well as a sanctuary for the old and sick and others abandoned by society. Stresses self-sufficiency in food. The author has a doctorate in Nuclear Engineering but lost faith in nuclear power and became an activist.