Dr. Dambaru Dhar Pattanaik

Dr. Dambaru Dhar Pattanaik (1952) M. A. Ph. D. D.Litt, retired Senior Reader in Political Science, is now Senior Fellow of Indian councial of Social Science Research, New Delhi. He was also Associate Fellow of Indian Institute of Advanced Study, shimla. He has authored many books which include Hindu Nationalism in India (4 volumes), Political Philosophy of Subhas Chandra Bose, "Decentralisation and Gandhiji" in Eternal Gandhi, "Insights of Sarvodaya" in Eternal Sarvoday, "Sanskritik Rashtravad"(Odia), Indian Political tration and som many text books for the degree classes. His principla thrust of study is cultural nationalism in Indian perspective. He has undertaken massive research works pertaining to Indian political thought and contemporary political problems, and as such published in journals to his credit.