References: 1. Books

Updated 19th December 2011

Since 2010

Atal, Y. (ed.) 2009. Sociology and Social Anthropology in India. New Delhi: Indian Council of Social Science Research.

Bairy, R. S. 2010. Being Brahmin, Being Modern. Exploring the Lives of Caste Today. New Delhi: Routledge.

Banerjee, R. and Muley, V. P. 2010. Engineering Education in India. Mumbai: Macmillan.

Baviskar, A. and Ray, R. 2010. Elite and Everyman: The Cultural Politics of the Indian Middle Classes. Delhi: Routledge.

Biswas, G., Chopra, K. L., Jha, C.S. and D.V. Singh. 2010. Profile of Engineering Education in India: Status, Concerns and Recommendations. New Delhi: Indian National Academy of Engineering, Narosa Publishing House. http://www.inae.org/book/Profilebook.pdf

Deb, S. 2011. The Beautiful and the Damned Life in the New India. New Delhi: Penguins Books India.

Fernandes, L. 2005. India’s new middle class: Democratic politics in an era of economic liberalization. Minneapolis; London: University of Minnesota Press.

Ganguly-Scrase, R. and Scrase T. J. 2009. Globalisation and the Middle Classes in India. The Social and cultural impact of neoliberal reforms. London: Routledge.

Jaffrelot, J., van der Veer, P. (eds). 2008. Patterns of Middle Class Consumption in India and China. New Delhi: Sage Publications.

Joshi, S. (2001). Fractured modernity: Making of a middle class in colonial North India. London; New York, Oxford University Press.

Kapur, D. 2010. Diaspora, Development, and Democracy: The Domestic Impact of International Migration from India. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

Kumar, D., Damodaran, V. & D’Souza, R. (eds). 2010. The British Empire and the Natural World: Environmental Encounters in South Asia. Delhi: Oxford University Press.

Naik, B. M. and Kandilkar, W. S. 2010. Higher & Technical Education: Book of Knowledge. New Delhi: Gyan Publishing House.

Nair, S. (Forthcoming 2013) Moving with the Times: Gender, Status and Migration of Malayali Nurses. New Delhi: Routledge.

Ramnath, R. 2011. S. Chandrasekhar: Man of Science. Foreword by A. P. J. Abdul Kalam. New Delhi: Harper Collins.

Saavala, M. 2010. Middle Classes Moralities. Everyday struggle over belonging and prestige in India. Hyderabad: Orient Blackswan.

Saini, A. 2011. Geek Nation. How Indian Science is taking over the World. London: Hodder & Stoughton.

Subramanian, D. 2010. Telecommunications Industry in India: State, Business and Labor in a Global Economy. New Delhi: Social Science Press.

Shyamsundar, R. K. and Pai, M. A. (eds). 2011. Homi Bhabha and the Computer Revolution. New Delhi: Oxford University Press.

Vir, D, Den, Sen, D, Patnaik, P. and Hazra A. K. (eds). 2011. Sixty Years in the Service of the Nation: An Illustrated History of IIT Kharagpur. Hyderabad: Orient Blackswan.

2000-2009

Aneesh, A. 2006. Virtual Migration: The Programming of Globalization. New Delhi: Pearson Longman.

Deb, S. 2004. The IITians: The Story of a Remarkable Indian Institution and how its Alumni are Reshaping the World. New Delhi: Viking Penguin.

Gulhati, S. K. 2007. The IITs: Slumping or Soaring? New Delhi: Macmillan.

Gasskov, V. et al. 2003. Industrial Training Institutes of India: The Efficiency Study Report. ILO Subregional Office for South Asia. New Delhi: ILO.

Khadria, B. 2004. Migration of Highly Skilled Indians: Case Studies of IT and Health Professionals. STI Working Papers 6, April. Paris: OECD.

Mahedevan, Madhavi S. (ed). 2002. The Madras Sappers: An Enduring Legacy. Bangalore: Madras Engineer Group and Centre.

Manchanda, R. 2008. Monastery, Sanctuary, Laboratory: 50 Years of IIT-Bombay. Mumbai: Macmillan.

Mukherjee, S. 2009. Nationalism, Education and Migrant Identities: The England-Returned. London: Routledge.

Parthasarathi, A. 2007. Technology at the Core. Science and Technology with Indira Gandhi. New Delhi: Pearson Longman.

Salwi, D. P.2003. M. Visvesvaraya. Engineer & Nation Builder. New Delhi: Rupa & Co.

Shanker, D. 2008. Social Mobility among Professionals in Bangalore City. VDM Verlag Dr. Müller.

Sharma, D. C. 2009. The Long Revolution: the Birth and Growth of India’s IT Industry. New Delhi: Harper Collins Publishers India.

Subbarao, E. C. 2008. An Eye for Excellence: Fifty years of IIT Kanpur. New Delhi: Harper Collins Publishers India.

Upadhya, C. and Vasavi, A. R. 2008. In an Outpost of the Global Economy: Work and Workers in India’s Information Technology Industry. New Delhi: Routledge Talylor & Francis Group.

Varma, R. 2006. Harbinger of Global Change: India’s Techno-Immigrants to the United States. Maryland: Lexington Books.

Xiang, B. 2007. Global ‘Body Shopping: An Indian Labor System in the Information Technology Industry. Princeton, NJ & Oxford: Princeton University Press.

Zachariach, B. 2005. Developing India: An Intellectual and Social History c. 1930-1950. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

1990-1999

Gandhi, J. S. 1994. Professions, Law and Social Change, New Delhi: Har-Anand Publications.

Jakatdar, V. 1990. Destiny Makers of Indian Industry: A Study of Scientists and Engineers. London: Sangam Books.

Johnson, W. 1990. Benjamin Robins, 1707-1751: Opting Not to be a Commissary for Acadia but a Fortifications Engineer in East India. Oxford: Pergamon Press.

Khadria, B. 1999. The Migration of Knowledge Workers: Second-Generation Effects of India’s Brain Drain. New Delhi: Sage Publications.

Kirpal, V. and Gupta, M. 1999. Equality through Reservations. Jaipur: Rawat Publications.

Kumar, D. 1991. Science and Empire: Essays in Indian Context, 1700-1947. Delhi: Anamika Prakashan.

Macleod, R. and Kumar, D. (eds). 1995. Technology and the Raj: Western Technology and Technical Transfers to India 1700-1947. Delhi: Sage.

Mukhopadhyay, C. and Seymour, S. (eds). 1994. Women, Education and Family Structure in India. Boulder: Westview Press.

Parikh, P. P. and Sukhatme, S. P. 1992. Women Engineers in India. A Study of the Participation of Women in Engineering Profession. Mumbai: Indian Institute of Technology.

Paul, J. J. 1991. The Legal Profession in Colonial South India. Bombay: Oxford University Press.

Sukhatme, S. P. (1994). The real brain drain. Hyderabad, Orient Longman Limited.

Vaux, P. 1994. Bengal Engineer. Edinburgh: Pentland Press.

1980-1989

Bawa, J. S., Lt. Gen. 1980. History of the Corps of Engineers. Compiled under the direction and authority of the Engineer-in-Chief, Army Headquarters. New Delhi: Palit & Palit Publishers.

Gandhi, J. S. 1982. Lawyers and Touts: A Study in the Sociology of Legal Professions. New Delhi: Hindustan Publication.

Headrick, D. R. 1981. Tools of Empire: Technology and European Imperialism in the Nineteenth Century. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Headrick, D. R. 1988. The Tentacles of Progress: Technology Transfer in the Age of Imperialism, 1850-1940. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Lal, S. K., Khanna, K., Chandani, A. and Nahar, U. R. (eds.) 1988. Readings in the Sociology of the Professions. Delhi: Gian Publishing House.

Madan, T. N. (eds.) 1980. Doctors and society: Three Asian case studies- India, Malaysia, Sri Lanka. New Delhi: Vikas.

Mital, K. 1986. The History of Thomason College of India, Roorkee. University of Roorkee Press.

Omprakash, S. 1986. Caste and politics in Indian Education. New Delhi: Deep and Deep Publications.

Sharma, K. L. 1984. Sociology of Law and Legal Profession.A Study or Relations between Lawyers and their Clients. Jaipur: Rawat Publications.

1970-1979

Das Gupta, U. and Chattopadhyaya, D.P. (eds.). 2010. Science and Modern India: An Institutional History, 1784-1947, Vol. 15, 451-471. Delhi: Pearson.

Dubey, M. S. 1975. Social Mobility among the Professions. Bombay: Popular Prakashan.

Niland, J. R. 1970. The Asian engineering Brain-Drain: A Study of International Relocation into the US from India, China, Korea, Thailand and Japan. Massachusetts: Lexington.

1960-1969

Cameron, J. G. 1960. The Royal Indian Engineering College Cooper’s Hill, 1870-1906, Copper Hill’s Society.

Mishra, B. B. 1961. The Indian Middle Classes: Their Growth in Modern Times. London and New York: Oxford University Press.