Sociological Bulletin

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Sociological Bulletin was published biannually from 1952 to 2003 and became a triannual publication in 2004. From 2021 it will be published four times a year: January-March, April-June, July-September, and October -December. One of the four issues will be a special issue. For details see special issue guidelinesSociological Bulletin for 2024

Sociological Bulletin carries reports on research conducted both in India and abroad by professional Sociologists and Anthropologists. Over the last six decades, the journal has been advancing the frontiers of knowledge about Indian society and its social institutions and culture, its structure, and dynamics of change. It has been contributing to our understanding of other societies as well.

The journal meets the needs of higher education in India and provides for specialists and non-specialists alike. It also serves as an important source of material for University students and researchers

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Managing Editor

B. B. Mohanty Professor of Sociology, Pondicherry University, Puducherry, India


Editorial Board

Maitrayee Chaudhuri, Former Professor of Sociology, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India

Shweta Prasad, Professor, Department of Sociology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India

P.S. Vivek, Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, University of Mumbai, Vidyanagari, Santacruz (East), Mumbai (Maharashtra), India

Rajesh Gill, Formerly Professor of Sociology, Panjab University, Chandigarh, India

Antony Palackal, Professor of Sociology, University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram, India

Pushpesh Kumar Professor of Sociology, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, India

Editorial Advisory Committee

Arvind Chauhan, Formerly Professor of Sociology, Barkatullah University, Bhopal, India

Poornima Jain, Professor of Sociology, Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra, India

Pirzada Amin, Professor of Sociology, University of Kashmir, Jammu and Kashmir, India

Jaya Shrivastava, Associate Professor of Sociology, Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Lucknow, India

Ritamabhara Hebbar, Professor of Sociology, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India

Temjensosang, Professor of Sociology, Nagaland University, Nagaland, India

Jayashree S, Professor of Sociology, Karnatak University, Dharwad, India

M. Thamilarasan, Professor of Sociology, University of Madras, Chennai, India


Journal of the Indian Sociological Society, April 2017