BLOCK-I - INTRODUCTION TO NON-VIOLENT MOVEMENTS
Unit-1 - Post-Gandhian Scenario
Unit-2 - Leadership and Organisational Patterns
Unit-3 - Dynamics, Strategies and Outcomes
Unit-4 - Social and Ecological Issues
BLOCK-II - RE-ARTICULATION OF SOCIAL MOVEMENTS
Unit-5 - Bhoodan Movement
Unit-6 - Total Revolution
Unit-7 - Prohibition Movements
Unit-8 - Farmers’ Movements
BLOCK-III - ENVIRONMENTAL MOVEMENTS
Unit-9 - Chipko Movement
Unit-10 - Narmada Bachao Andolan/Tehri Dam
Unit-11 - Silent Valley
Unit-12 - Water Conservation Movement 30
BLOCK-IV - GLOBAL NON-VIOLENT MOVEMENTS
Unit-13 - Civil Rights Movements in the United States
Unit-14 - Green Peace Movements in Europe
Unit-15 - Anti-Apartheid Movement in South Africa
Unit-16 - Solidarity Movement in Poland
Prof. Debal K. SinghaRoy MA, MPhil, PhD, is Professor of Sociology in the Faculty of Sociology, School of Social Sciences, Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi.
Professor SinghaRoy is a recipient of an Australian Government Endeavour Fellowship, 2010. He was a Visiting Scholar with the Cosmopolitan Civil Societies Research Centre, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia. He was a Commonwealth Fellow and Visiting Professor of Sociology of Social Movements at The Open University, United Kingdom (2006-2007); a Fellow with the Alternative Development Studies Programme, Netherlands (2003); Visiting Research Fellow in the University of Alberta, Canada (2001); Visiting scholar in the La Maison des Sciences de l’Homme, Paris, (1999 & 2007). Recently (2018) he was also in the University of Alberta, Edmonton, and University of McMaster, Hamilton, Canada as Shastri-Indo Canadian Visiting Fellow.
Professor Singharoy has researched extensively in the areas of identity and identity construction, social movements, agrarian studies, social development, marginalization, social exclusion, sociology of distance education and knowledge society. His important publications include Identity, Society and Transformative Social Categories, Sage Publication, New Delhi 2018, Towards a Knowledge Society: New Identities in Emerging India: Cambridge University Press, New Delhi, 2014, Peasant Movements in Post Colonial India: Dynamics of Mobilisation and Identity, Sage Publication, 2004; Social Development and the Empowerment of the Marginalised Perspectives and Strategies(ed), Sage Publication New Delhi, 2002; Women, New Technology and Development, Manohar Publication 1995; Women in Peasant Movements: Tebhaga, Naxalite and After, Manohar Publication 1992; Social Movements: A Course Guide, Athabasca University, Canada, 2006; Dissenting Voices and Transformative Actions: Social Movements in Globalizing World (ed) Manohar Publication, New Delhi, 2010; Interrogating Social Development: Global Perspectives and Local Initiatives (ed), Manohar Publication, New Delhi, 2010; Surviving Against Odds: Marginalized in a Globalising World, (ed), Manohar Publication, New Delhi, 2010. His upcoming book is Partition, Nationalism and Patriotism. He has published several research papers in nationally and internationally reputed journals and in the international Encyclopedia of Social Movements. Professor SinghaRoy is member of Member Board of Studies, Academic Council and Board of Management of several universities of the country.