Centre for Study of Developing Societies


Prof. Ritambhara Hebbar

  • Migrants, Vigilants and Violence: A Study of Security Guards in Mumbai. In Cities, Rural Migrants and the Urban Poor: Issues of Violence and Social Justice, Kolkata: Mahanirban Calcutta Research Group, 2016.
  • Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve: Reflections from the Field. In M. Rao (Ed.), Reframing the Environment: Resources, Risk and Resistance in Neoliberal India, Mumbai: Mumbai University Press, 2016.
  • Book Review: Ranjana Padhi. 2012. Those Who Did Not Die – Impact of the Agrarian Crisis on Women in Punjab, Contributions to Indian Sociology, 49 (3), 424–426, 2015.
  • Towards a New Sociology in India, Delhi: Orient Black Swan, 2016. (Co-editor)

Dr. Mahuya Bandyopadhyay

  • Is there a New Sociology in India? Reflections on Altered Realities, New Field Sites and Methodological Challenges. In M.
  • Bandyopadhyay M and R. Hebbar (Eds.), Towards a New Sociology in India, Delhi: Orient Blackswan, 2016
  • Deviation and Limitations of (Prison) Ethnography: Postscript to Fieldwork in an Indian Prison. In D.H. Drake, R. Earle and J. Sloan (Eds.), The Palgrave Handbook of Prison Ethnography, Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2015
  • Asian Prisons: Colonial Pasts, Neoliberal Futures and Subversive Sites. In Y. Jewkes, J. Bennett and B. Crewe (Eds.), Handbook of Prisons (2nd Edition), Abingdon, United Kingdom: Routledge, 2016
  • Towards a New Sociology in India, Delhi: Orient BlackSwan, 2016. (Co-editor)

Prof. Gaurang Sahay

  • Rebel Health Services in South Asia: Comparing Maoist-led Conflicts in India and Nepal, Sociological Bulletin, 65 (1), 19–39, 2016. (coauthor) [ISSN: 0038-0229]
  • Dominance of Jats is Unabated: Caste and Dominance in the Villages of Western Uttar Pradesh, Contributions to Indian Sociology, 49 (2), 216–249, 2015

Dr. Aardra Surendran

Voluntary Associations in a Public Sector Industrial Undertaking: Civic or Political Action. In S. Bhattacharya and R.P. Behal (Eds.), The Vernacularization of Labour Politics, New Delhi: Tulika Books, 2016