Sociology of India


Authors: Abhijit Kundu, Nupurnima Yadav

9789353887650 | PB | pp. 368 | 2021 | SAGE Publications Pvt. Ltd

Sociology of India enumerates a sociological perspective by tracing the development and rise of sociology as a subject in India. Fullfills UGC CBCS guidlines.

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Through an organized thematic understanding of the sociological aspects of Indian society, this textbook aims at analysing the continuity between the past and the present. It also brings into light the new challenges and concepts gaining ground for a fresh appraisal of the Indian society. The book refers extensively to research works beyond the disciplinary boundary of sociology to help develop a lucid yet critical understanding of a multifaceted society.

Fulfilling the core requirements of UGC CBCS guidelines for undergraduate students of sociology, the book will prove to be a useful companion for students of political science, history and social work, and civil service aspirants.

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About the Authors

Abhijit Kundu is Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology at Sri Venkateswara College, University of Delhi. His doctoral work is on cinema and gender studies from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. His areas of interest are sociology of contemporary India and sociological theories and methods.

Nupurnima Yadav did her PhD from the Centre for the Study of Social Systems, Jawaharlal Nehru University. She is currently working as Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology at Sri Venkateswara College. She has also undertaken various research projects with UNICEF and Delhi government. Her publications include, Creative Destruction and Enterprising Economy, in the (eds) Crisis of Social Transformation in India (2015), Fearsome Goddess Seetala and Faithful Communities published in Nidan: International Journal for the Study of Hinduism.


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