Jeremy Seabrook is a researcher, journalist and writer. His recent books include Pauperland: Poverty and the Poor in Britain and People Without History: India’s Muslim Ghettos (Navayana).
Michael Löwy is Research Director of Sociology at the Centre national de la recherché scientifique, Paris. He is the author of numerous books, including The War of the Gods: Religion and Politics
Anthony Giddens (born 18 January 1938) is a well-known British sociologist.
Ram Ramaswamy (born 1953) is a scientist who teaches at the School of Physical Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University.
Geoffrey Nowell-Smith is Professor and Senior Research Fellow at Queen Mary, University of London, where he is directing a project funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council on the history
Georgi Valentinovich Plekhanov (1856-1918) was a Marxist revolutionary and theoretician.