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Doctoral Programme

 

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Research Scholars (Ongoing)

 

ICSSR Fellowship | RBI Fellowship | Mrs EA Fellowship | Ph D Students Ongoing | Ph D Thesis Awarded

LIST OF AWARDED Ph D Thesis

 

  1. M. Arivalagan, Forests, Environmental Change and Tribal Communities in Colonial Tamilnadu, Supervisor: A.R. Venkatachalapathy. 2016.

  2. Chandra Sekhar Bahinipati, Assessment of Vulnerability and Farm Households’ Adaptive Behaviour to Extreme Climatic Events: A Study of Cyclone and Flood in Odisha, India, Supervisor: L. Venkatachalam. 2015.

  3. Rajakishor Mahana, Resisting Domination, Conflicts over Development and Tribal Movements in Contemporary Orissa, Supervisor: Ananta Kumar Giri. 2014.

  4. J. Balasubramaniam, Dalits and Print Media: A Historical Study, Supervisor: A.R. Venkatachalapathy. 2014.

  5. Ann George, Issues of Well Being, Supervisor: Padmini Swaminathan. 2011.

  6. Jerome Samraj, The Question of land to the Dalits A Historical Perspective Economics, Supervisor: M. Thangaraj. 2010.

  7. Gayathri Balagopal, Morbidity, Medical Treatment, Social Care and Economic Support of the Elderly: A Case Study Among the Urban Poor in Tamil Nadu State, Supervisor: K. Nagaraj. 2009.

  8. Mahendra Nayak, Characteristics and Functioning of Formal and Informal Water Control Institutions and Water Governance in Orissa, Supervisor: S. Janakarajan. 2009.

  9. K.Kalpana. , Negotiating Vulnerabilities: Conflict and Collaboration in Self Help Group based Micro Credit in Tamil Nadu, Supervisor: Padmini Swaminathan. 2009.

  10. Sushanta Kumar Mahapatra , Intricies of Canal Irrigation Management and Water Governance in India: The Case of Hirakud Command Area, Orissa, Supervisor: S.Janakarajan. 2008.

  11. M. Velusamy, Indian Constitution and Dalit Welfare: A Study of Tamil Nadu 1950-2005 Community Development, Supervisor: P. Radhakrishnan. 2008.

  12. Srinivas D.B.N., Land, Caste and Economic Mobility: A Case Study in Deltaic Andhra, c.1866-2001, Supervisor: K. Nagaraj. 2005.

  13. Fr.Antony Raj, Child Labour in rural Tamil Nadu: with special emphasis on Invisible child workers, Supervisor: D. Jayaraj. 2004.

  14. Venkatachalam. L., Regional natural resource accounting, Supervisor: Paul P. Appasamy. 2002.

  15. Ajit Menon, Common property resources and joint forces management, Supervisor: Paul P. Appasamy. 2001.

  16. Akila. R., The educational status of women in India with special reference to Tamil Nadu, Supervisor: P. Radhakrishnan. 2000.

  17. Millie Nihila, Industrialization and health: A Study of leather tanning industry in Tamil Nadu, Supervisor: Padmini Swaminathan. 1999.

  18. K. Sivasubramaniyan, Irrigation Institutions in Two Large Multi-Village Tanks of Tamil Nadu: Structure, Functioning and Impact, Supervisor: A. Vaidyanathan. 1997.

  19. K.T. Thomson, Growth Technology and levels of living of fishermen in Tamil Nadu, Supervisor: C.T. Kurien. 1995.

  20. J. Jeyaranjan , A Village Economy in Transition: A Study of the Processes of Change in Iluppakkorai, Tamilnadu, 1960-1985, Supervisor: C. T. Kurien. 1995.

  21. R. Rukmani Ramani, Problems of housing in Madras urban agglomeration, Supervisor: K. Nagaraj. 1994.

  22. V. Chandrasekara Naidu, Economic processes and the weaker sections: a Comparative study of two villages in Tamil Nadu, Supervisor: C.T. Kurien. 1993.

  23. Asha Krishnakumar, Groundnut Economy of Tamil Nadu: a Study of spatial and temporal variations in production and productivity, Supervisor: A. Vaidyanathan. 1992.

  24. K. Bharathan, The Handloom Industry in Tamil Nadu : A Study of Organizational structure, Supervisor: C.T. Kurien. 1990.

  25. S. Janakarajan, Aspects of market interrelationship in a changing agrarian economy: A Case study from Tamil Nadu, Supervisor: C.T. Kurien. 1988.

  26. V. K. Ramachandran, Socio-economic characteristics of agricultural labourers in a vanguard agrarian region, Supervisor: C.T. Kurien. 1988.

  27. M.S.S. Pandian, Political economy of agrarian change in Nanchilnadu: the late 19th century to 1939, Supervisor: C.T. Kurien. 1988.

  28. P. Usha, Leather Industry in Tamil Nadu: Study of structural change during 1960-80 with special reference to 1973 export trade control policy, Supervisor: C.T. Kurien. 1985.

  29. Josef James, Urbanisation and economic change in Tamil Nadu, Supervisor: C.T. Kurien. 1984.

  30. P. Rajkumar, Household Savings, Patterns, Determinants and Motivations, Supervisor: C.T. Kurien. 1982.

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