ISBN 9788132116219,Indian Sociology : Issues & Challenges

Indian Sociology : Issues & Challenges


L Thara Bhai


SAGE India



SAGE India

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9788132116219

ISBN-10 8132116216

Hard Back

Number of Pages 288 Pages
Language (English)

Sociology, social studies

This volume includes 15 articles and highlights the challenges faced by the present-day sociologists in the context of development and growth of knowledge in other sectors. The selected articles discuss the growth of the sociology discipline over the past 75 years so that one can get a cross-section of the thinking of sociologists towards the growth, issues and challenges faced from time to time. Table of Contents: The Role of Social Sciences in India: A Sociology of Knowledge Sociology of Indian Tradition and Tradition of Indian Sociology Teaching and Research in Sociology in India Reflections on Social Science Research in India Indian Sociology: Search for Authentic Identity Indian Sociology and Sociology in India: Some Reflections on Their Being Sociology in India: A Plea for Contextualization Sociology in India and Its Future Beyond Fifty Years of India's Independence: Challenges to Scientific Sociology Indian Sociology in Crisis: The Need for Regional Orientation Locating the Humanities and the Social Sciences in Institutes of Technology Sociology and Current Affairs Index