The old well-known classic on organic agriculture. Acclaimed in the West as ‘the father of sustainable agriculture’, Howard confessed that the Indian farmers were his ‘professors’. He wrote ‘An Agricultural Testament’ to draw attention to the destruction of the soil. He rooted his criticism of modern agriculture in his own experiments with organic farming and invented the Indore method of composting.
Brendan MacCarthaigh Where the Child is Without Fear
Identifies the problems associated with the present system of education in India, particularly the examination system. More importantly, it proposes an alternative system of education, SERVE, which seeks to make the student better equipped to handle life in general and is more in sync with Indian society.