Untranquil Recollections of Rehman Sobhan: being part of the Bangalis’ struggle for self-rule

Rehman Sobhan is a noted Bangladeshi economist and freedom fighter. He was educated at St. Paul’s School, Darjeeling; Aitchison College, Lahore; and the University of Cambridge. He was one of the economists whose ideas influenced the 6-point programme of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, which became the basis for the struggle for self-rule for Banglades

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Birth of Bangladesh: Review on Professor Rehman Sobhan’s “Untranquil Recollections” in EPW

Published in Economic & Political Weekly on Saturday, 9 July 2016 Birth of Bangladesh Recollections of a Politician Economist Habibul Haque Khondker (habib.khondker@gmail.com) is a professor of sociology at Zayed University, Abu Dhabi, UAE. Untranquil Recollections: The Years of Fulfilment New Delhi: Sage, 2016; pp 445,₹450 (paperback).   Rehman Sobhan, the author …

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Published in The Daily Star on Friday, 30 January 2016 THE UNTRANQUIL JOURNEY Ahrar Ahmad, Professor Emeritus, Black Hills State University, USA, reviews two of Prof. Rehman Sobhan’s latest books. To invoke Shakespeare and say that Prof. Rehman Sobhan (RS) “doth bestride the narrow world like a Colossus” would probably be an …

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Untranquil Recollections: the Years of Fulfillment- Rehman Sobhan’s memoir launched in Kolkata

“Bangladesh has advanced in many sector better than India. Those who will read this book, will have a better understanding about Bangladesh”, said Nobel Laureate Professor Amartya Sen at the publication ceremony of “Untranquil Recollections: the Years of Fulfillment”- a memoir by the Chairman of Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) …

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Rehman Sobhan’s book release in Kolkata cited

Published in Dhaka Tribune on Friday, 22 January 2016 Rehman Sobhan’s Untranquil Recollections launched in Kolkata Tribune Report “Untranquil Recollections: The Years of Fulfillment,” a memoir by eminent Bangladeshi economist Rehman Sobhan, was launched in Kolkata of India’s West Bengal on Wednesday. Nobel laureate Indian economist Prof Amartya Sen attended the programme as …

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Book Launching: Rehman Sobhan’s UNTRANQUIL RECOLLECTIONS

  Rehman Sobhan’s  UNTRANQUIL RECOLLECTIONS  The Years of Fulfilment  on Monday, 14th December 2015 at 6:30 pm at Lecture Room – II  Basement (Annexe). India International Centre 40 Max Mueller Marg, New Delhi 110 003 Published in প্রথম আলো on Wednesday, 16 December 2015 রেহমানের গল্প শোনালেন বন্ধু মনমোহন সৌম্য বন্দ্যোপাধ্যায়, …

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