Gandhian Approach to Trusteeship



·         The Concept of ‘Sarvodaya Samaaj’

·         Truth and Ahimsa

·         The Doctrine of Satyagraha

·         Gandhian Views on Class-Struggle

·         Gandhian Theory of Trusteeship


Suggested Readings:


Sarukkai, S. (2012). JRD Tata and the idea of trusteeship. In M. Jal (Ed.), Zoroastrianism : from antiquity to the modern period (pp. 307-324). New Delhi: PHISPC : Centre for Studies in Civilizations.


Sinha, R. P. (2013). Analysis of Gandhian social thinking Mahatma Gandhi & Karl Marx : a study of selected social thinkers (pp. 6-16). London: Forgotten Books.


Additional Readings:


Appadorai, A. (1969). Gandhi's contribution to social theory. The Review of Politics, 31(03), 312-328.


Gopinath, C. (2005). Trusteeship as a moral foundation for business. Business and Society Review, 110(3), 331-344.


Varma, R. (2012). Gandhi's theory of trusteeship: An essay in understanding. In S. K. Joseph (Ed.), Contextualising Gandhian thought : essays in honour of and by Ravindra Varma (pp. 190-229). Wardha, Maharashtra: Institute of Gandhian Studies.