Prof. Harsh dobhal

Prof. Harsh dobhal, Visiting Faculty

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  • Education: M.A. (JNU), M.Phil. (JNU), Ph.D. (JNU)
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  • Phone: 91-9818569021
  • Area of Specialization/Interest: International Journalism, Print Media, Press Freedom and Communication Rights, Civil Society and Media, Sociology of Mass Media, Development Communication, International Affairs and Global Communication, Intercultural Communication
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Awards & Honours:
  1. 1. 2011, IAMC Award for ‘Relentless Pursuit of Justice, Peace and Pluralism.’ The recognition for conducting field-based research, writing and publishing on above mentioned issues included an invitation to and a multi-city lecture tour across the United States
  2. 2. 1999-2001, Visiting Research Scholar, Rothberg International School, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel (Fellowship Awarded by the Cultural and Scientific Affairs Department, Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
  3. 3. 2001-2003, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Political Science, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel. (Fellowship awarded by Israeli Council for Higher Education)
Best Five publications in last five years:
  1. 1. Dobhal H and Jacob M (Edited), 2012, Rugged Road to Justice: A Social Audit of Human Rights Commissions in India, Vol I 494 pages, (ISBN 81-89479-83-0. Vol II (ISBN 81-8947985-7) and Vol III (ISBN 818947986-5) also published.)
  2. 2. Dobhal H (Edited), 2011, Writings on Human Rights, Law and Society in India: A Combat Law Anthology, 688 pages (ISBN 978-81-89479-78-7)
  3. 3. Dobhal H (Edited), 2012, Defend the Defenders: Resisting Attacks on Human Rights Activists in India, 213 pages (ISBN 818947982-2)
  4. 4. Shutler N, Chapman N and Dobhal H, 2011, In Defence of Journalists, 318 pages (ISBN 81-89479-74-1)
  5. 5. Dobhal H (Edited), 2010, Manipur in the Shadow of AFSPA, , 280 pages (ISBN 818947966-0)