In the Memory of Hamza Alavi
Reports, Tributes and Obituaries | Last updated on May 15, 2006

Hamza Alavi
April 10, 1921 - December 1, 2003

On Religion and Secularism in the making of Pakistan
by Hamza Alavi
[Text of Prof. Karrar Memorial Lecture on 2 November 2002 in Karachi | ]

Pakistan Women in a Changing Society by Hamza Alavi [nd. |]

'A shared legacy'
by Hamza Alavi
in Pakistan: Perspectives on State and Society
Edited by Abbas Rashid
(Lahore: Society for the Advancement of Education)

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Selected Writings of Hamza Alavi

The State in Post-Colonial Societies: Pakistan and Bangladesh
by Hamza Alavi, in: New Left Review, July August 1972, pp. 5981

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Hamza Alavi - a social scientist-cum-political activist
by Bhagwan Das (Dawn, December 2, 2003)

Hamza Alavi
Editorial, Dawn (December 2, 2003)

Hamza Alavi's death condoled
Dawn (December 3, 2003)

Hamza Alavi: greatness we rebuffed
- Editorial, The Daily Times (December 3, 2003)

by Zafar Shaheed (, December 3, 2003)

Hamza Alavi - A personal tribute
by Dr Mubarak Ali (Dawn, December 7, 2003)

One of Our Best Minds

by Dr. Tahir Kamran (The News on Sunday, December 7, 2003)

Hamza Alavi: A Personal Tribute in Memoriam
by Professor Andre Gunder Frank (, December 8, 2003)

Hamza Alavi, a leading development sociologist, died on December 1st at the age of 82 Yellow Monday - week begining 8 December 2003 [IDS news]

Memories of Hamza Alavi, scholar par excellence
by Raza Naeem (, December 11, 2003)

Remembering Hamza Alavi
by Abbas Rashid (The Daily Times, December 12, 2003)

Hamza Alavi - remembered by the Editors of The Socialist Register
by Colin Leys and Leo Panith (, December 16, 2003)

Hamza Alavi
by Arif Azad (The Guardian, December 19, 2003)

Hamza Alavi goes down fighting establishment
by Amir Mateen
(Dawn, December 21, 2003)

In Memory of Hamza Alavi
Dr Tariq Rahman (The News International, December 24, 2003)

Hamza Alavi (1921 - 2003)
The Journal of Peasant Studies (ISSN 0306-6150)
Volume 31, Issue 2, January 2004, pp. 341-344(4)

Writing History, Thinking Change: In Memory of Hamza Alavi
by Vazira Fazila-Yacoobali (, February 28, 2004)

Recalling our Pioneers: Late Hamza Alavi
Council of Social Sciences Pakistan, Bulletin No.6, Summer, 2004
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