M.A. (TISS, Mumbai); M.Phil. and DPhil (Oxon)
Swagato Sarkar is a political sociologist. He is also trained in political theory, political economy and political anthropology. His core areas of expertise are: theory of power and the state-subaltern relationship in India.
Swagato obtained his PhD and MPhil in Development Studies from the University of Oxford, UK, and an MA from the Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India. Apart from teaching and research, he has also managed a community food security project in the tribal areas of Odisha and produced documentary films on social issues.
Swagato conducts research in the following areas:
Refereed Journal Articles