Brief Introduction: Abhijit Dasgupta, M.A. (Delhi), D.Phil. (Sussex), is Professor of Sociology and currently the Head of the Department. His research interests include agrarian structure, sociology of development, and the sociology of social movements. He has edited (with S. Bandyopadhyaya and W. Van Schendel) Bengal: Communities, Development and States (1994). He has authored Growth with Equity: The New Technology and Agrarian Change in Bengal (1998) and also co-authored (with Imtiaz Ahmed and Kathinka Sinha-Kerkhoff) State, Society and Displaced People in South Asia (2004).
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