Student Research

  • Completed PhD Dissertation
  • Completed MA Dissertation
    • •  Dr. Annie Rachel George. Texts and Traditions in Seventeenth Century Goa: Reading Cultural Translation, Sacredness, and Transformation in the Kristapurāṇa of Thomas Stephens S.J. (Supervisor: Prof. Arnapurna Rath)
    • •  Dr. Diti Vyas. Gender Politics and the Indian Children’s Literature: A Comparative Analysis of Adventure Fiction in English and Gujarati (Supervisor: Prof. Sharmita Lahiri)
    • •  Dr. Dyotana Banerjee. A Caste-Coded City: Mobility and Marginalisation in the Space of Ahmedabad. (Supervisor: Prof. Mona Mehta)
    • •  Dr. Jagriti Gangopadhyay. Three Essays in Aging and Intergenerational Relationships: Social Capital, Family Dynamics, and Transnational Arrangement. (Supervisor: Prof. Tannistha Samanta)
    • •  Dr. Krishnesh Mehta. Exploring the Affective Consequences of Creative Tasks. (Supervisor: Prof. Jaison Manjaly)
    • •  Dr. Krupa Shah. Translation as Reflective Practice: Three Narratives from Twentieth Century Gujarat (Supervisor: Prof. Rita Kothari)
    • •  Dr. Neeraj Kumar. Role of Sensory Prediction on Perceptual and Motor Mechanisms. (Supervisor: (Prof. Jaison Manjaly)
    • •  Dr. Payel C. Mukherjee. A World Between Them: Cosmopolitanism in Select Narratives of South Asia (Supervisor: Prof. Arnapurna Rath)
    • •  Dr. Sumitava Mukherjee. Role of Attentional Scope on Altruistic Decisions. (Supervisor: Prof. Jaison Manjaly)
    • •  Understanding utilization of Integrated Child Development Services program in India 
    • •  Access to sanitation in urban spaces and safety of women
    • •  Doing Political Ontology in the Anthropocene: Experimental Approach and Polycentric Framework
    • •  Redistribution, Representation, and Democratic Deficit: The Case for Social and Economic Democracies
    • •  Humanizing Technology and Alienation: A Case Study in Apple Inc.’s Intelligent Personal Assistant Siri
    • •  Theatre as Community: A practice-led Research on my Theatre
    • •  Women and the Partition of Bengal: 1947
    • •  Ahmedabad World Heritage City Status: Monuments, People, Communities and Linkages
    • •  The Philosophy and Ritual Practice of Cosmic Sacrifice in Indic Thought and Belief Systems
    • •  Beyond Boundaries: People’s Ideologies Towards Scripts in Manipur
    • •  From Theendari to Menses: An Analysis of Menstrual Taboos Among Youth in Kerala
    • •  Tourism in Hodka: Creating Rural Livelihoods and Its Uncertain Future
    • •  Ecotourism in Gir National Park
    • •  The Masika Basumati and the Political Culture of Writing Food 1935-43
    • •  Ivory Workers in Colonial India
    • •  Folklore and Gender in Bahucharaji
    • •  In the Middle of Change, The Changing Middle: Representation of women in the cinema of Hrishikesh Mukherjee.
    • •  Disclosing the Technosolutionist Contradiction
    • •  Between Sheets: Coming in/Coming Through Spaces, Gender, Sexuality in Meenu and Shruti’s Close too Close