Faculty Profile


Name : Partho  Datta
Designation : Professor
Centre/School/Special Centre : School of Arts & Aesthetics
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Off. Phone : 011-26741672
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Email : parthodatta@mail.jnu.ac.in   parthodatta@gmail.com
Personal webpage : http://www.jnu.ac.in



Areas of Interest/Specialization

Music History, Urban Studies 



Awards & Honours


International Collaboration/Consultancy


Best Peer Reviewed Publications (upto 5)

1. Planning the City: Urbanization and Reform in Calcutta c.1800-1940 , Tulika, Delhi, 2012.

2. "Calcutta on the thresholds of the 1940s" in Tanika Sarkar and Sekhar Bandopadyaya edited Calcutta, The Stormy Decades, Social Sciences Press, Delhi, 2015.

3. "Patrick Geddes and Metropolis" in Crispin Bates and Minoru Mio Mio edited Cities in South Asia, Routledge, London, 2015. 

Recent Peer Reviewed Journals/Books (upto 3)

"How Modern Planning Came to Calcutta", Planning Perspectives, Vol.28, January, 2013 

Patents (if any)