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Area of Interest: Indian Political Thought; Humiliation; Social Movements.


Humiliation: Claims and Context, New Delhi, OUP, 2009.

Articles in Books:
‘Social Justice’, in Pratap Bhanu Mehata and Niraja Gopal Jayal (Eds.), Companion to Indian Politics, OUP, Delhi, 2010.

‘Constitutional Justice: Positional and Cultural’, in ed., Rajeev Bhargava, Politics and Philosophy of Indian Constitution, OUP, Delhi, 2008.

‘20th Century Discourse on Social Justice: a view from Bahishkrut Baharat’, in ed., Sabhyasachi Bhattacharya, History, Political thought in Modern India and Social Science, New Delhi, Oxford, 2007.

‘Dalits in Pursuit of Modernity’, in Romila Thapar (Ed.), India another Millennium, New Delhi, Penguin-Viking, 2000.

Articles in Journals:
‘The Idea of India: Desi, Derivative and Beyond’, Economic and Political Weekly, Vol. XXXXVI, No. 37, 10 September 2011

‘Liberal Democracy in India and the Dalit Critique’, Social Research, 78:1, Spring, 2011, pp. 99-122

‘Archaeology of Untouchability’, Economic and Political Weekly, September 2009.

‘Dalit Movement in Mainstream Sociology’, Economic and Political Weekly, No. 14, April, 3, 1993.

‘How Egalitarian are Social Sciences in India?’ Economic and Political Weekly, Dec. 14, 2002.