International Level

  • “Social Stratification and Mobility among the Kolis of North Gujarat”, International Conference held at the Centre for Social Studies, Surat, on ‘Gujarat Society’, 1986.
  • “Role of Socio-Cultural Behaviour in the Control of Parasitic Disease with Special Reference to Malaria”, Seminar on Third Asia-Pacific Conference on the Social Sciences and Medicines, Edith Cowan University, Perth Western Australia, February 1996.
  • “Globalisation and Culture: The Rise of Hindu Fascism in India” at an International conference held at Santa Clara University, California, USA, November 7-10, 2002.
  • With Biswaroop Das, “Hindus and Muslims after the 2002 Gujarat Riots: ‘Imaging’ as Binary Opposites,” Presented at a seminar on Social Dynamics in Northern South Asia, at the Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa (ILCAA), Tokyo, Japan on June 24-27, 2004.
  • “Muslims vs. Hindus in Communal Gujarat: ‘Imaging’ as Binary Opposites” at University of Tokyo Foreign Studies, Japan. July 24-27, 2004.
  • Responded to a paper, “Should Humanitarian Intervention/Aid be a Duty or a Right?” by Dr. Mugangu at the 22nd General Assembly of International Federation of Catholic Universities held at Assumption University, Bangkok from 31st July to 4th August, 2006.
  • “Science, Religion and Social Change” at an International Symposium at Pune on, “Jesuits and Modern Science: Past Heritage, Present Status and Future Prospects” on January 1-5, 2007.
  • “Land Acquisition and Displacement in Gujarat: 1947-2010” at International Conference on Gujarat Society after Five Decades: Retrospect and Prospect at Centre for Social Studies, Surat on 17th to 20th January 2012.