Archives for September, 2006

Agrarian Development: No class until October 2

My next class will be on October 3. Professor Sen will take a class on Sep 23 (Saturday). He wants to take one more lecture. On Sep 23rd, please check with him if he would like to schedule the next lecture on coming saturday (Sep 30). VR Advertisements

Extracting audio from a VCD and writing an audio cd

  # for nth track mplayer -dumpstream vcd://n #to extract audio (will create audiodump.wav) mplayer -vc null -vo null -ao pcm -benchmark rhymes.mpg sox audiodump.wav -i -b -r 8000 -c 1 rhymes.wav #to split audio files glame & #to convert to audio cd tracts sox x.wav x.cdr #to write audio cd cdrecord -v -audio -pad […]

Agrarian Development: Lecture Schedule

I will not be able to take my class tomorrow (September 19) because of an unavoidable engagement, I will take my class on Wednesday as usual. Professor Abhijit Sen will take his second lecture on coming Saturday (Sep 23, 10.00 am). He wants to takea total of three lectures. I will announce the schedule for […]

Agrarian Development: Lecture schedule

I will not be able to take my class tomorrow (September 19) because of an unavoidable engagement, I will take my class on Wednesday as usual. Professor Abhijit Sen will take his second lecture on coming Saturday (Sep 23, 10.00 am). He wants to takea total of three lectures. I will announce the schedule for […]

Agrarian Development: Mid-term papers

For the mid-term papers, I would like students to write a review paper. Each student will be expected to select a topic on his/her own, but in consultation with me. Please think of a topic for yourself and e-mail me. If you cannot think of a topic, see me in my office after the Tuesday […]

September 5, Readings for the class

Please look at the paper by Terry Byres listed in the section “Green revolution and its effects” for the next class. VR

Agrarian Development: Readings

I remember some students had volunteered to collect readings for the course and were assigned specific sections for which they would collect the readings. I have not heard from anybody except one since then. Please report back at the earliest. Student who was supposed to put together the readings on green revolution and mode of […]

Readings for the course

I remember some students had volunteered to collect readings for the course and were assigned specific sections for which they would collect the readings. I have not heard from anybody except one since then. Please report back at the earliest. Student who was supposed to put together the readings on green revolution and mode of […]