Smt. Sarmistha Sen

M.A., (C.U.)

Assistant Professor

Department of Political Science

About me


Smt Sarmistha Sen. received her M.A. degree in Political Science from University of Calcutta in the year 1990, securing First Class marks. She joined the West Bengal Education Service in the year 1996 as a lecturer in Political Science at Durgapur Government College. She is serving Lady Brabourne College since 2001.
Apart from a book on political theory, Smt Sen. has written on various subjects like suicide terrorism, autonomy of international relations, theories of international relations (in Bengali), nationalism of M.N.Roy and Gandhi in several books. She has also contributed articles on the plight of dalit Christians and subaltern people in several journals. She has presented papers at various forums on subjects like concept of Democrcy, civil rights movement, Nationalism, Gandhi ,M.N. Roy and occasionally chaired sessions at seminar.

Publications

Books and Articles-
  • Political Science: Theories & Concepts- ,Rohini Nndan, Kolkata, 2014, ISBN978-81-925313-5-9,

  • "Suicide Terrorism:An Overview" in Parthapratim Sen  and Arunima Ray(Chowdhury) (eds.), The Terrorists" World:Ideas and Interpretations,Levant Books,Kolkata,2014,ISBN 978-93-80663-92-0

  • "Double Discrimination-The Plight of Dalit Christians in India" published in the volume of Seminar proceedings of UGC SPONSORED NATIONAL SEMINAR ON "SOCIAL INEQUALITIES: ISUUES AND PRACTICAL EXPERIENCES IN INDIA" organized by Departments of Political Science and Sociology Lady Brabourne College and Council for Political Studies, Kolkata, on 12th March 2013.
Papers Presented

  • "ANNA HAZARE-THE LATEST CHAPTER IN CIVIL SOCIETY MOVEMENTS IN INDIA" at 15th Annual Conference & Annual General Meeting of West Bengal Political Science Association, held on 29th & 30th March ,2014. 

  • "M.N.Roy:An Alternative Thinking on  Nationalism" paper accepted at UGC Sponsored National Seminar on "INDIAN NATIONHOOD AND NATIONALISM: PERSPECTIVES, REPRESENTATIONS AND REFLECTIONS"  organized by the Departments of Political Science, History and Bengali, Vidyanagar  College, South 24 Parganas, held between 28th and 29th September, 2013.