Tuesday, October 27, 2020
More

    Jeebanlata Salam

    2 POSTS
    0 COMMENTS
    Dr. Jeebanlata Salam is an Assistant Professor, School of  Social Sciences, National Institute of Advanced Studies. Indian Institute of Science Campus,  Bangalore.

    Social Suffering and Social Justice: A Sociological Reflection

    The following piece highlights the aspects of social suffering and societal justice through the prism of sociological understanding.

    The Idea of Indianness

    With a critique of the dominant historiography and sensitivity to diversity and folk traditions, particularly of India’s north east, the article makes us rethink the idea of Indianness and nationalism.

    Jeebanlata Salam

    2 POSTS
    0 COMMENTS
    Dr. Jeebanlata Salam is an Assistant Professor, School of  Social Sciences, National Institute of Advanced Studies. Indian Institute of Science Campus,  Bangalore.

    OPINION

    Are We Destined to Live with Violence?

    Is it ever possible to combat violence, and find ourselves in a world that generates love, calmness and peace?

    The Need to Look Beyond the Guru-Shishya Paradigm: The Need of Our Times

    While embedded in Indian cultural history, the Guru-Shishya parampara needs to be rethought and critically examined today not to condemn or praise but to delve deep into its roots.

    Social Suffering and Social Justice: A Sociological Reflection

    The following piece highlights the aspects of social suffering and societal justice through the prism of sociological understanding.

    How Should We Read the National Education Policy 2020?

    The article looks at the National Education Policy 2020 with a critical perspective and raises some important questions around the promises it makes and the issues it leaves unresolved.

    A Film, a City and the Tales of Politico-ethical Turmoil

    Is Pratidwandi—a ‘political’ film directed by Satyajit Ray, and released in 1970—relevant today?