Political Science Department

POLITICAL SCIENCE DEPARTMENT
D.K. College, Mirza

Faculty Members

Manash Pratim Baruah

Qualification: M.A.

Associate Professor (HoD)

Contact No. : 9864270171

Email ID: manash_pratim2000@yahoo.com

 

 Publications:

  1. Has been contributing regularly on International Political affairs in local News papers from 1991.
  2. Political Science Vol.1 and Vol. II published by Assam Higher Secondary Education Council for Open School System. ( Translated)
  3. Higher Secondary First and Second year Text Book published by Asom Book Depot. ( Both Assamese and English medium)
  4.  Politics in India – I and Politics in India – II for Degree (Major and Pass Course) published by Asom Book Depot.
  5. Public Administration for Degree Major and Pass Course published by Asom Book Depot.
  6. Contemporary Political Issues for B.A. 5th semester (Major) published by Asom Book Depot. ( Assamese medium)
  7. Contemporary Political Ideologies for B.A. 6th semester (Major) published by Asom Book Depot. ( Assamese medium)
  8. Bipanna Paribesh Sangkatapanna Bosundhara,(Compiled), A book on Environmental Issues published by Dakshin Kamrup College, Mirza.
  9. Kazirangat 24 Bosor, (Edited), A semi biographical book on Mr. Dharanidhar Boro, Internationally acclaimed forest office from Assam, published by Students Store.
  10. Two Chapters in a forthcoming book (unnamed) on North East India Issues to be published by Pearson.
  11. One Article published in ‘Crisis in Higher Education’ (Ed), published by M/S Apollo Educational Services, Assam
  12. One Article published in ‘Vocationalization in the Higher Education in view of Changing Trend in the Socio-economic Aspects’ (Ed), published by Radha Gobinda Baruah College, Guwahati
  13. Crisis in Democratic Governance in India, Mailata, Vol. I, 2003, a bilingual magazine of D. K. College Study Forum.

 

 Seminars:

  1. National Seminar on ‘Problems and Prospects of Higher Education in Rural India with special reference to Assam’ held in B. P. Chaliha College, Nagarbera on 29th and 30th November,2003. ( Paper Presented)
  2. National Seminar on ‘Importance of Vocationalisation in the Higher Education in view of changing trend in the Socio-economic aspects’ held in Radha Gobinda Baruah College, Guwahati on 9th and 10th January, 2004.

(Paper Presented)

  1. UGC sponsored National Seminar on ‘Road Map for Collegiate Education in North East with special reference to Assam’ held in Guwahati College, Guwahati on 8th and 9th February,2008. ( Paper Presented)
  2. Seminar on ‘The Impact of Modern Physics on Human Thought held at D. K. College, Mirza on 4th November,2003.(Participated)
  3. Seminar on ‘Public Funded Education System: Challenges and Responsibilities held on 23rd January, 2009. .(Participated)

 Workshops:

  1. Workshop on ‘Democracy, Secularism and Human Rights’ organized by Department of Political Science, Gauhati University in collaboration with the Center for Study of Society and Secularism, Mumbai on 2nd and 3rd April,2002.
  2. UGC sponsored workshop on Human Rights organized by Department of Political Science and ADP Study Centre, ADP College, Nagaon on 22nd September, 2010.
  3. National Workshop on Innovative Teaching Methodology in Higher Education organized by Departments of Education and Political Science, D. K. College, Mirza in collaboration with Council for Teacher Education, India on 11th and 12th June, 2011.
  4. Training Programme on Application of Statistical Methods in Social science Research organized by Department of Statistics, Gauhati University June 22nd -26th, 2004.
  5. National Advanced Training Programme of Human Rights organized by the Department of Political Science, Gauhati University and sponsored by National Human Rights Commission, New Delhi on 10th and 11th December, 2008.

 Conferences:

  1.  Tenth Annual Conference on North East India Political Science Association held in Gauhati University from 21st December, 2000 to 23rd December, 2000.
  2. ‘Public Policy and Politics in North East India: Issues and challenges’ ICSSR sponsored XXII Conference of NEIPSA; Gauhati University held on 24-25 February, 2017 and organized by Department of Political Science, GU in collaboration with KKH State Open University. (Participated)

Minor Research Project:

Role of Opposition in Assam Legislative Assembly: A Comparative Study of Indian National Congress and Asom Gana Parishad. (Financed by UGC)

Dr. Jogendra Kr. Das, M.A., Ph.D,

Associate Professor (Retired)

Contact No. : 9435198795

Email ID: jogenmirza1958@gmail.com

 

Publications:

(a) Books:

(i) Society and Legislature: Social Background of Assam Legislative Assembly, EBH Publishers India, Guwahati, 2009.

(ii) Social Base of Grassroots Politics in Assam, EBH Publishers India, Guwahati, 2009.

(iii) Political Theory (In As.),Vol- I,Kalyani Publishers,New Delhi,2009.

(iv) Political Theory (In As.),Vol.II,Kalyani Publishers,New Delhi,2009.

(v) International Relations (In As), Kalyani Publishers,New Delhi,2012.

(vi) Ed. Vol: Agenda for Assam and The North-East: Issues And Trends, EBH Publishers India, Guwahati, 2012.

(vii) Decentralized Governance at the Grassroots: A Study of Municipal Bodies of Assam,EBH Publishers,Guwahatis.(Forthcoming)

(b) Article Published in book:

Role of the Assam Gana Parishad and the Future of Regionalism in Assam, in M.R. Biju Ed. Development Issues In India, Concept Publishing Pvt. Ltd. ,New Delhi,2010, PP. 553-578

(c) Select Research Papers Published In National And International Research Journals:

  1. The Bodoland Movement in Local and National Perspective, The Indian Journal of Political Science Vol. 55, No. 4, Oct.-Dec., 1994, Journal of Indian Political Association.
  2. Society of Assam: A Study of Groups, Their Structures and Status, The Indian Journal of Politics, Vol. XXXV, No.1-2, 2001, Jan-June, Aligargh Muslim University.
  3. Assam: The Post Colonial Political Developments, The Indian Journal of Political Science, Vol. LXVI, No. 4, 2005, Oct-Dec., Meerut, UP(The IPSA Journal).
  4. The Panchayati Raj Institutions in Assam with special emphasis on the Representation of Women, Indian Journal of Politics, Aligargh Muslim University, Vol. XXXI, No.s 3-4,1997.
  5. National Politics in Assam: A Study of Lok Sabha Elections, The Indian Journal of Politics, Aligargh Muslim University,Aligargh,Vol. xxx,No.s 1-2, 1996,PP.90-100.
  6. Economic Background of the Members of the Eighth Assam Legislative Assembly, The Indian Journal of Social Science, Sage Publications, New Dehli/London/Thousand Oaks, Vol. 8, No. 3 1995, PP. 257-275.
  7. State Assembly Elections in Assam 1985, Punjab Journal of Politics, Vol. XVIII,No. 2,Dec 1994, PP. 43-53.
  8. Sociological Study of Legislatures: A Review, The Indian Journal of Politics, Aligargh Muslim University, Aligarh, Vol. xxx, No’s 3-4, July-Dec., 2002, PP.143-161.
  9. Towards Politics of Consensus in Indian Statiology, North East India Political Science Association, Proceeding, Gauhati University,Vol. 1,1992.
  10. Assamese Nationalism in the Face of Resurgent Sub-Nationality Questions, The Resurging India, The Center for Nehru Studies, AMU, Aligargh,Vol.1, Jan-June,2004.
  11. Women in the Panchayati Raj Institutions: An Empirical Study in Kamrup Districts of Assam. The Grassroots Governance Journal,Vol. 6, No.1,June 2008, Institute of Grassroots Studies of India, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh.
  12. Corruption in India: Magnitude of the Problem and Possible Solution, South Asian Journal of Socio-Political Studies, (International Journal) Vol.8, No. 1, Dec. 2007, Asian Institute of Development Research,Adoor,Kerala.
  13. Migration and the Problem of Population Growth in Assam, South Asian Journal of Socio-Political Studies, (International Journal), Vol.8, No.2, January-June, 2008, Asian Institute of Development Research, Adoor, Kerela.
  14. The Process of Manpower Development in Assam: Aspects of Economy, Education and Employment Situations, (Forthcoming), Manpower Research Journal, Institute of Applied Manpower Research, Institutional Area, New Delhi.
  15. Social Base of Parliamentary Politics: The 12th Assam Legislative Assembly,Politeia,Annual Journal, NEIPSA,2009-2010( N.G. Mahanta Ed.) PP. 60-82.
  16. Municipal Governance in Assam: A Case Study of Palasbari Municipal Board, Souvenir, Assam College Principal’s Council, Mirza, July, 2003.
  17. Reflections on Human Rights and the Position of Indian Women, The Indian Journal of Political Science, Vol.64, No. 3-4,July-December,2003(IPSA Journal), Meerut, UP.
  18. Trans- Border Migration: A Threat to Indians National Security through the North-East, (Forthcoming) SAJOSPS, June-July, 2014.

 

(d) Research Articles Published in Local and Institutional Journals:

  1. Historical Perspectives of the Problem of Foreign Infiltration into Assam (in As.), Dakshinkol, Journal of Palasbari Sahitya Sabha, Vol.XXI, No.2, Nov. 2001.
  2. Autonomy Question in Assam, AGP Souvenir, Guwahati Dist. Committee, Boko, August, 2000.
  3. Crisis of Democracy in India, Dakshinpat, ( D.K.College Annual Publication) Vol. XIX, Dec., 2001.
  4. Meaning and Crisis of Secularism in India, Dakshinpat,D.K. College Annual Publication, Dec.,2002.
  5. The Danger of Communalism in India, Kathia, Guwahati, Vol.2, Jan., 2001.
  6. The Theory and Practice of Socialistic Pattern of Society and Democratic Socialism in India, Kalahi, Chhaygaon College Annual Publication, Vol.4, Chhayagaon, 1988.
  7. Problem of National Integration and Communal Politics in India,Kalahi, Chhaygaon,July,1986.
  8. A Sociological Study of Tiwa Community of Assam,Bohagi,Annual Journal, Chhaygaon,

Vol.1, 1987.

  1. Regionalism and Globalization (2003) AGP Souvenir, Guwahati.
  2. An Abstract Presentation of Social Base Of Grassroots Politics With Reference to South Kamrup (2009),Dakshinpat, D.K. College,Mirza.

Over 30 National and Regional Seminars have  been participated and over 300 articles have been published in the Regional News Papers and Weeklies and several others being published by local Journals scattered everywhere (both in As. and Eng.) between the period 1982 to 2014.

 

Major Research Project:

Decentralised Governance At The Grassroots: A Study Of Municipal Bodies in Assam In the Post -74th Constitution Amendment Era. (Completed and submitted to UGC on March 2013)

 

Ph.D Outputs:

Two Research scholars have been awarded Doctoral Degree(Ph.D) by the Gauhati University under the supervision of Dr. Jogendra Kr. Das.

  1. Dr. Dhaneswar Baishya
  2. Dr. Nakul Sarma.

Presently six more scholars are working for Ph.D under his supervision.

Saurabjyoti Sarma

M.A., M.Phil,

Assistant Professor

Barnali Kalita, M.A.

Assistant Professor (Temporary)

Contact No. – 8876685016

Email ID – barnalikalita1988@gmail.com

(a) Publications:

  1. Women and Economic Environment: A Study of Gosaihat area of South Kamrup (Seminar Paper), Proceedings of the National Seminar,Womens Forum, D.K. College Mirza, 2013.
  2. Contemporary Political Issues for B.A. 5th Semester (Major) Published by Asom Book Depot. (Assamese medium)
  3. Contemporary Political Ideologies for B.A. 6th Semester (Major) Published by Asom Book Depot). (Assamese medium)

 

(b) Seminars:

(i) UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Integrating Society through Education and Research for Sustainable Development: Various Approaches”, 21st -22nd December, organized by Dept. of Statistics, Dudhnoi College, Dhudhnoi, Goalpara.

Title of the Paper: Women, Education and Empowerment: A Reflection on the role of Women Organizations of the 20th Century on empowerment of women through education in India. (Presented)

(ii) UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Women and Environment- A Look into the Issues, Problems & Opportunities”, 31st March- 1st April, 2013,organized by Women’s Forum, D.K. College, Mirza.

Title of the Paper: Women and Economic Environment: A Study on Gosaihat area of South Kamrup. (Presented)

(iii) UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Bio-Resources of North East India and their Conservation”, organized by Dept. of Zoology, 22nd -23rd March, 2013, D.K. College, Mirza.

Title of the Paper: Bio-Resources Conservation and Tiger Project: A Study of Manas Tiger Reserve as a sustainable measure for Tiger Conservation in Assam. (Presented)

(iv) UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Environmental Degradation and its Impact on Germplasm with special reference to North-East India”, 23rd -24th January, 2014, organized by Dept. of Botany, D.K. College, Mirza.

Title of the Paper: Flood in Assam: Its impact on socially vulnerable groups. (Presented)

(v)  UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Social Issues and the Environment”, 31st January-1st February, 2014, organized by Dept. of Chemistry and Environmental Studies,D.K. College, Mirza.

Title of the Paper: Water Management and Role of Media. (Presented)

(c) Workshop :

(a) UGC Sponsored Workshop for High School Teachers on Teaching and Methodologies for High School Teachers Organized by Department of Assamese , D.K. College Mirza in Collaboration with ACTA, Kamrup B- Zone (Assam),2013.

Sraban Kumar Dihidar

Qualification: M.A., M.Phil,MDCAP

Assistant Professor (Temporary)

Contact No.: 9864408638

Email ID: s.dihidar4u@gmail.com

 (a) Publications:

  1. Climate Change: Its impact on Nature with special reference to India, in Women & Environment, Proceedings of the National Seminar, organized by Women’s Forum, 2013.
  2. Globalization and Nation State System, on ‘Mukhpatra’ August, 2007.
  3. Re-colonization: A Threat to the World Community” on ‘Srodhaban’ December, 2008.
  4. Political Theory: A Textbook of Political Science for B.A., 1st Semester (Pass and Major Course) of Bodoland University, written by Sraban Kumar Dihidar, Saurabh Jyoti Sharma and published by Shanti Prakashan, Guwahati-1.
  5. Bodoland University FENISIM for B.A./DEGREE 1st Semester as per new syllabus. (course: GE-1)

(b) Seminars:

  1. Participated in National Seminar on State of Democracy in North East India organized by Department of Political Science, Gauhati University under U.G.C. sponsored Special Assistance Programme (SAP) in collaboration with ICSSR, NERC Shillong from 25th – 27th February, 2010.
  2. Presented a paper titled- “Role of Krishak Mukti Sangram Samity in Protecting Land Rights of the Peasants in Assam” on UGC Sponsored National Seminar on” Role of Civil Societies in maintaining Socio-Cultural Harmony in the state of Assam”, organized by the Department of Political Science, Pandu College on 30th September-1st October,2013.
  3. Presented a paper titled- “Human Rights in the age of Globalization: Challenges and Opportunities” on UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Human Rights and Humanity in Emerging Globalized world”, organized by the Dept of Political Science & History, Habraghat Mahavidyalaya, Krishnai on 1st & 2nd February, 2014.
  4. Presented a paper on titled- “A Critical Analysis on Violation of Human Rights & Terrorism in the Globalised World” on UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Human Rights and Humanity in Emerging Globalized world”, organized by the Dept of Political Science & History, Habraghat Mahavidyalaya, Krishnai on1st & 2nd February, 2014.
  5. Presented a paper on titled- “Panchayati Raj Institutions and Women: A Case Study of Rampur Anchalik Panchayat in the district of Kamrup Assam” on UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Panchayati Raj System and Involvement of Women in Rural Development”, organized by the Dept of Economics, Rupahi College, Rupahi, Nagaon on 18-19th June, 2013.
  6. Presented a paper on titled- “Rural Development through Panchayati Raj Institutions with special reference to Women’s participation in it: A Case Study of Rampur Anchalik Panchayat in the district of Kamrup, Assam” on UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Democratic Decentralization – its Impact on Rural Development with special reference to the North-East India” organized by the Dept of Political Science, North Kamrup College, Baghmara on 12-13th October, 2012.
  7. Presented a paper on titled- “Environmental Degradation and the need of Environmental Justice: An Analysis” on UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Environmental Degradation and its impact on Germplasm with special reference to North East India” organized by the Dept of Botany, D. K. College, Mirza on 23-24th January, 2014.
  8. Presented a paper on titled- “Climate Change: Its impact on nature with special reference to India” on UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Women & Environment- A look into the issues, problems & opportunities” organized by the Women’s Forum, D. K. College, Mirza on 31st March-1st April, 2013.
  9. Participated in 4th Annual Conference of Tribal Literary Forum of India & National Seminar on “ North East India as Diverse Tribal Language Belt” organized by Gauhati University Institute of North East Studies, G.U. on 2nd-3rd February, 2011.

(c) Workshop:

Attained in the UGC Sponsored National Level Workshop on- “ Application of Scientific Equipments & Modern Devices in Teaching Social Sciences & Humanities Disciplines for College Teachers” organized by the Department of Assamese & Political Science, D. K. College, Mirza on 30th-31st January, 2011.

Parul Kalita

M.A., L.L.B., B.Ed

Assistant Professor (Temporary)

Contact No. : 7896035318

Email ID: kalitaparul5@gmail.com

 

(a)Publication:

“Crime and Politics in India”, A Research paper for Multidisciplinary Research Oriented Book.

(b) Seminars:

  1. UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Human Rights and Humanity in Emerging Globalized world”, 1st & 2nd February, 2014, Dept. of Political Science and History, Habraghat Mahavidyalaya, Krishnai.

Title of the Paper: A Critical Analysis on Violation of Human Rights & Terrorism in the Globalised World. (Presented)

  1. UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Education and Muslim Women in India” organized by Lakhipur College,Goalpara.
  2. UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Constitutional and Legal Provisions for Environmental Protection in India”Organised by D.K. College,Mirza.

4. UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Non Violence in Gandhian Philosophy” by Harhi College,Lakshimpur.

Hirakjyoti Rajbongshi: M.A.

Assistant Professor (Temporary)

Contact No. : 8399064831

Email ID: hirakjyotirajbongshi123@gmail.com

(a) Seminars:

  1. UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Human Rights in the 21st Century” 20th June,2016 organized by Political Science Dept, Nowgong Girls’ College, Nowgong .

Title of the Paper: Importance of Human Rights Education for Promoting Gender Eqality.

  1. UGC Sponsored Multi-Disciplinary National Seminar on” New Dimensions in Higher Education in the context of Information and Communication Technology (ICT)” 4th June,2016 organized by Dept of Education,Hojai College,Hojai.

Title of the Paper: Dream of Women empowerment in education.