Protest, Movement and New Identities in Contemporary India

Wednesday, July 16, 2014: 8:30 AM-10:20 AM
Room: 418
RC48 Social Movements, Collective Actions and Social Change (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizers:
Dipti Ranjan SAHU, University of Lucknow, India and Rajesh MISRA, Sociology, India
Y.Ravindranath RAO, St. Mary's Syrian College, India
Challenging Law and Justice from below: The Public Interest Litigation (PIL) Movement in the Dalit Community (Oral Presentation)
Maya SUZUKI, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, Japan

Rapid Social Change and New Religious Movements in Post-Independent India (Oral Presentation)
Rajeev DUBEY, Central University, India

Development Induced Protests in Contemporary India: Response from the State and Civil Society (Oral Presentation)
Dipti Ranjan SAHU, University of Lucknow, India

Displacement and Protest Movements –the Kerala Experience (Oral Presentation)
Bushra BEEGOM, University of Kerala, India

Civil Society Actors and the Construction of Human Rights in India (Oral Presentation)
Simin FADAEE, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany