The current legal classic is a collection of lectures delivered by eminent scholars in honour of the much-celebrated educationist and former President of India, Dr. Zakir Hussain. This tribute covers various phases of Dr. Zakir Hussain's life in the light of different politico-social developments in the country during that period.
Topics covered include: The Problems and Prospects of Indian Democracy; Dr. Zakir Hussain: A Tribute; Minorities and the Indian Constitution; Parliamentary Privileges and the Supreme Court; Language Policy and Planning in Twenty-First Century India; The Politics of Mass Cruelty and the Future of Indian Constitutionalism.
The learned contributors of this book include: Justice Aftab Alam, Prof. Asis Dutta, Prof. Upendra Baxi, Mr. Fali S. Nariman, Mr. Arun Shourie, Prof. Theodore P. Wright, Dr. David J. Mathews, etc.
A scholarly foreword by Mr. Salman Khurshid, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India and a tribute by his daughter, Saeeda Khursheed has added great value to the book.
A collection of photographs displaying some memorable moments of Dr. Zakir Hussain's illustrious life.
Elegantly produced in international finish and superior printing and gilt edges.