Current affiliation: Centre for Social StudiesSubject: HistoryPrimary location: India
Published in:Journal of Human ValuesPublication date:2015-12-24
How values are embedded in colours and what is social history of colours?
Published in:History and Sociology of South AsiaPublication date:2016-05-25
Focused on a historically evolved marketplace, Chauta Bazaar of Surat (Gujarat),
this article looks at the question of trust and its contours. In t...
Published in:History and Sociology of South AsiaPublication date:2016-05-10
This is a book review
Published in:Reverence, Resistance and Politics of Seeing the Indian National FlagPublication date:Not available
Published in:Not availablePublication date:2015-01-01
This book is a study of the national flag of India, delineating history and ways of seeing it. An attempt has been made to understand the politics ...
Published in:History and Sociology of South AsiaPublication date:2014-01-01
Proverbial Wisdom from Mithila, Bihar
Looking at a corpus of proverbs (folk sayings) known as Dāk vachan this article explores the ways in which these sayings constitute a field of know...
Published in:The Indian Economic & Social History ReviewPublication date:2014-04-01
This article delineates the emergence of saffron as a colour of national importance in the late 1920s, when Nehru recognised it as an ‘old colour’...
Published in:Oxford Scholarship OnlinePublication date:2017-05-18
This is a study of research infrastructure in the field of social sciences in India by focusing on institutions working in this field. It discusses...
Published in:History and Sociology of South AsiaPublication date:2018-05-29
This is about the act of witnessing. The article analyses a select number of hindi films which portray the violence during the period of the partit...