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Insights Daily Debates, Day – 73: Compared to the West, Most Indians, including Scientists and Leaders, Lack Scientific Temper and the Spirit of Enquiry

Insights Daily Debates: Day – 73

04 November 2015


Today’s Topic

 Compared to the West, Most Indians – Including Scientists and Leaders – Lack Scientific Temper and the Spirit of  Enquiry. Do you Agree?

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The Hindu

Daily O

Do you think Indian society in general lacks scientific temper? Are Indians dumb compared to Westerners when it comes to scientific temper? If yes, what are the causes? Why aren’t we able to advance in this front? If you believe Indians have strong scientific temper, then why haven’t they achieved as much as Americans or Europeans in the field of S&T?