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    Jahnavi Phalkey. Atomic State: Big Science in Twentieth-Century India. Xvii + 335 Pp., Illus., Bibl., Index. Ranikhet: Permanent Black, 2013. Rs 795. [REVIEW]S. Irfan Habib - 2014 - Isis 105 (4):872-873.
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    The Introduction of Scientific Rationality Into India: A Study of Master Ramchandra—Urdu Journalist, Mathematician and Educationalist.S. Irfan Habib & Dhruv Raina - 1989 - Annals of Science 46 (6):597-610.
    This is a study of Master Ramchandra, a nineteenth-century Indian mathematician, social commentator and Urdu journalist. The contradictions manifest in his projects, it is contended, were actually the products of the contradictions manifest in the political and ideological thinking of the period. One encounters in his writings a dominant critique of the prevalent religious, social and educational systems and also a call for social transformation, wherein scientific rationality and realism came to play an important role. Ramchandra's understanding is quite close (...)
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    Situating the History of Science: Dialogues with Joseph Needham.Joseph Needham, Dhruv Raina & S. Irfan Habib (eds.) - 1999 - Oxford University Press.
    The essays in this volume place the history of science in context, especially the genre of history of science informed by Joseph Needham's ecumenical vision of science. The book presents a number of questions that relate to contemporary concerns of the history of sciences and multiculturalism.
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