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M. A. Kalam

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M.A. Kalam , anthropologist, is Professor of Applied Social Sciences, C.K. Prahalad Centre for Emerging India, Loyola Institute of Business Administration (LIBA), Chennai. Before joining LIBA, Kalam was Professor of Eminence at Tezpur Central University, Assam. Prior to moving to Assam, he was the Head of the Department of Anthropology and Chairperson (Dean) School of Social Sciences, University of Madras, Chennai.

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