Department of Sociology
Contemporary Social Theories
Debapriya Ganguly

Contemporary Social Theories

This course is designed to introduce students to the contemporary trends within Social Theory, and to compare and contrast various theoretical viewpoints

Sociology of Education
Debapriya Ganguly

Sociology of Education

This course attempts to contextualize the study of education within the discipline of Sociology. It aims to familiarize students with the theoretical perspectives and contributions in this field, besides, helping them to understand the developments and concerns within the contemporary education system

SOCIOLOGY OF CRIME
Sanjay Kolekaar

SOCIOLOGY OF CRIME

SOCIOLOGY OF CRIME

ECOLOGY, ENVIRONMENT AND SOCIETY
Hemantkumar Chouhan

ECOLOGY, ENVIRONMENT AND SOCIETY

I. Approaches to the study of environment: Marxian, Gandhian, Phule, Ecofeminism; Different types of Environmentalisms: Deep Ecology. Social Ecology, Radical Ecology

II. Natural Resources and their Utilisation: Common Land, Water and Forest 

III. Problems of the Urban Environment: Pollution, Population and Slums

 IV. Environmental Movements and the Politics of Development: Chipko, Narmada, Tehri, Baliapal 

V. Initiatives of the State and International Agencies: Stockholm, Environment and Sustainable Development, Rio conference