language and communication

This is a listing of every resource tagged with 'language and communication'.



Country Profile: India
Brief overview of India's history, geography and demography, economy, transportation and telecommunications, government and politics, and national security.

Country Profile: Pakistan
Brief overview of Pakistan's history, geography, demographics, society, economy, transportation and telecommunications, government and politics, and national security.

Mobile in the Park
Photograph of a young man talking on his mobile phone in South Extension Part II Market, Delhi

Airtel Ad
Photograph of a billboard in Delhi advertising a cellular telephone company

Cellular Ltd. Billboard
Photograph of a billboard in Delhi advertising a cellular telephone company

Touchtel Billboard
Photograph of a billboard in Delhi advertising a telephone service company

Cyber Cafe
Photograph of a shop sign for a cyber cafe in South Delhi

Cyber Link
Photograph of exterior of an internet cafe in South Delhi

Morning Paper
Photograph of a man reading the morning paper in Daryaganj (Old Delhi)

Memory, forgetting, and the ethics of writing history
In this brief video Partha Chatterjee (professor of anthropology, Columbia University) discusses attempts to write about the Partition of India based on oral histories, and the extent to which the events important to individuals may differ from the events important to official history. He also discusses the role of deliberate forgetting of past violence, and the ethics of reviving histories that people have chosen to forget.

Languages and Minority Religions of India
Map of India showing major language groups and minority religions (1973)

Languages and Minority Religions of India
Map of India showing major language groups and minority religions