Professor, Department of History
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Ph.D. 1989 Calcutta University
M.A. 1981 Delhi University

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Intellectual and Cultural History of Modern India
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Taught in the past: different areas of modern Indian history, also European history. Courses teaching at present: Ancient Civilizations (specifically Egypt and Mesopotamia)at UG level, Post-Independence India, Modern Indian Political Thought and Social History of Modern India at PG level.
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Cultural communism and cultural nationalism of the Bengali bhadralok. Trying to understand the bhadramahila as well.
24 years of PG teaching at different Universities of West Bengal. Professor of History at Burdwan University since 2003. Professor of History at Jadavpur University since 2007.
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