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Department :  Sociology

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Name:Dr. Jasmeet Sandhu
Areas of Interest / SpecializationSociology of Population and Family Studies
e Mail:jsmtsandhu@yahoo.com
Best Ten Publications:1.Urban Development and Governance: Issues, Concerns and Challenges, Rawat Publishers, Jaipur, 2013 , (Co-edited). 2.Urban Poverty in Developing Countries: Issues and Strategies for Sustainable Cities, Bookwell Publishers, New Delhi, 2009 , (Co-edited). 3.Globalizing Cities: Inequality and Segregation in Developing Countries, Rawat Publications, Jaipur, 2007, (Co-edited). 4.Sustainable Human Settlements: The Asian Experience, Rawat, Jaipur and New Delhi 2001 (Co-edited). 5.Sociology of Fertility, Rawat, Jaipur, 1996. 6.Caste Associations in a New City- Chandigarh", The Eastern Anthropologist, Vol. 37, No. 1 , 1984,Pp. 75-80. 7."Economic Development, Social Change and Fertility Decline in Rural Punjab", Social Change, Vol. 30, Nos. 3-4, 2000, 183-197 (co-authored). 8."Use of Technology for Human Reproduction and Construction of Gender" published in Spanish in Encarnaction. A.R. et al (eds) Genero Y Poblocion. Una Perspectriva International, Edicion Espanola, IBERSAF, Madrid, 2003. ( co authored) 9."Development and Demographic Change in Punjab: Concerns for Sustainability" in Enshanul Haq's Population and Sustainable Development, Authors Press, New Delhi, 2006. 10." Urban Development and Small Towns in Punjab" in R.N.Sharma and R.S.Sandhu (edited ) ' Small Cities and Towns in Global Era', new delhi: Sage. 2013 Pp 177-207. ( with R.S.Sandhu)
Awards and Honours:1.Nominated for "Indo-Ghana Cultural Exchange Programme" (2005-06). 2. Nominated as member Board of Studies and Member of Faculty of Social Science at Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra and Punjabi University, Patiala.