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Journal of the Gujarat Research Society October 1952 and January 1953


After considering the papers submitted at the Conference and the subsequent discussions this Conference of the research Workers of Gujarat resolves that for the purpose of framing a Plan for the alround development and progress of Gujarat research in many directions is essential and inevitable. [...] In addition this Conference emphatically requests the Government and the public of Gujarat to implement the scheme with the help of the Universities in Gujarat and the research institutions working on the problems of the Gujarat Region. [...] Without mentioning the acrimonious discussion about the origin of the man from apes the anthrpologist is satisfied that the living apes nearest to men are the Chimpazees and the Gorillas and that the distance of time between the fossil ages of origin of these primates and man is so large and the differences so great between the structure and the weight of the brain (1.32 kilgrams in the [...] The physical differences in various groups mentioned above form the basis of racial anthropology which leads to the classification of makind into races and the construction of the racial history of man and the problems of race mixture and of assimilation of races. [...] The abolition of the feudal system and the extinction of the princely order the equalisation of the rights and privileges of the two sexes the ideal of a tasteless and classless society free from exploitation the special recognition of the claims of the scheduled castes and tribes all derive support from this new conception of equality of races and of the capacity of most human groups to adva
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Segment Pages Author Actions
i-ii C.N. Vakil, P.G. Shah, R.G. Gyani view
Second Gujarat Research Workers Conference
193-198 unknown view
199-201 unknown view
Inaugural Address
202-205 Kasturbhai Lalbhai view
Presidential Address
206-212 H.V. Divatia view
213-214 unknown view
Address of the President of the Section on Anthropology or Science of Human Relations
215-223 P.G. Shah view
Address of the President of The Section on Human Resources
224-228 Chamanlal Mehta view
Problems of Electrification in Rural Gujarat
229-232 K.N. Paulin view
The Problems of Rural Finance
233-241 B.P. Patel view
242-vii unknown view
Section of Industrial Resources
1-8 D.N. Wadia view
Gujarat Research Workers Conference Section of History & Culture
1-9 H.D. Sankalia view
1-7 unknown view
1-7 unknown view
1-6 unknown view
Summary of Presidential Addresses
1-52 unknown view
i-xviii unknown view

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