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Studies in Indian Sociology free pdf Studies in Indian Sociology, is an invaluable collection of scholarly works. The seven volumes in this series bring together the perspectives and research of some of the best-known academics and practitioners from the discipline of Sociology. The first six volumes in the series are a collection of theme-based articles that have been published in the ISS's biannual journal Sociological Bulletin. The seventh volume, Indian Sociology over the Years, is a collection of select ISS presidential addresses, edited by Jacob John Kattakayam. The fact that some of the articles that will appear in this series are several decades old and hence have fallen out of our immediate reach increases their value immeasurably. The publication of this series is also an attempt to commemorate the contributions and contributors of ISS to both the discipline of Sociology and society. This Volumes in this set includes: Volume 1: Indian Sociology: Issues And Challenges Editor: L Thara Bhai Volume 2: Changing Caste: Ideology, Identity and Mobility Editor: Surinder S Jodhka Volume 3: Agrarian Change and Mobilisation Editor: B B Mohanty Volume 4: On The Margins: Tribes, Castes, and Other Social Categories Editor: Abhijit Dasgupta Volume 5: Themes in Sociology of Education Editor: R Indira Volume 6: Sociology of Social Movement Editor: D R Sahu Volume 7: Indian Sociology Over the Years: Selected Presidential Addresses of AISC, 1967--2010 Editor: Jacob John Kattakayam

About Jacob John Kattakayam

Jacob John Kattakayam (2009-2011): Professor Kattakayam is currently the UGC Emeritus Professor at the Department of Sociology, University of Kerala, and President of the Indian Sociological Society. He is also the Honorary Director at the Centre for Gerentological Studies, Thiruvananthapuram. He was the Director and Professor of the UGC Academic Staff College, University of Kerala, for more than 12 years and Dean Faculty of Social Sciences. He has been member of the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR, 2005-2008), Secretary of the Indian Sociological Society for two terms (2001-2005), and Visitor's Nominee to the Faculty of Education, University of Delhi (2007-2010). He has served as Visiting Professor in many universities in the USA and Canada, and has visited and delivered lectures in several universities in Europe, South America, Australia, Africa and Asia. He has presented papers and chaired sessions at various international conferences in different parts of the world. He has authored four books and edited four. He is member of several professional organizations in India and abroad and has published several research papers in journals of national and international repute. He was member of the Senate and Academic Council of the University of Kerala. Recently he has been elected to be a member of the executive committee of the International Sociological Association RC11 (2011-2014) and to the Board of Directors of International Rural Network (IRN), Canada.

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Author : Jacob John Kattakayam
Publisher : SAGE Publications India Pvt Ltd
Data Published : 25 November 2011
ISBN : 813210711X
EAN : 9788132107118
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 2120 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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