Vijay Tankha

Vijay Tankha was the head of the department of philosophy in St. Stephen’s College where he founded the school of languages and directed it for 11 years After completing his doctoral degree from McGill University in the early works of Plato Tankha concentrated his research on pre-Socratic and Hellenistic thought. He is the author of Greek Philosophy: Thales to Gorgias.

Philosophy World Democracy

It will not be a world democracy, since it must be the people themselves who create themselves and arrange themselves. Rather, we affirm a democratic essence of the world: peopled by all the living and by all the conversing, wholly configured by their existence and by their words.