Sociology
 

Dr. (Mrs.) Vinod Kumari

Head of the Department

Mailing Address

Sociology
College of Basic Sciences & Humanities
CCS Haryana Agricultural University,
Hisar-125004, (Haryana) India 

Phone No : 01662-255293
Alternate No : 94163-05511
Email Id : sociology@hau.ernet.in

Last Updated :- 30-03-2017 03:03:03
  About us

The Department of Sociology came into existence in October 1971 as a constituent department of the College of Basic Sciences and Humanities. Earlier the discipline of sociology was with the Department of Extension Education, College of Agriculture and in erstwhile Punjab Agricultural University, with the Department of Economics. Since, 1971 the Department has been fast developing to achieve excellence. Dr. M.L. Sharma was the founder Head of the Department followed by Dr. R.K. Punia, Dr. Raj Singh, Dr.Chander Bhan and  Dr. P. S. Malik, Dr.(Mrs) Savita Vermani and Sushila Dahiya. 

  Seminar/Symposium/Workshop/Conferences

Title of the Seminar/Workshop/ Conference

Year

Sponsoring Agency

Organising Secretary

Seminar on Technology and Rural Development

1978

C.S.I.R.

Dr. M.L. Sharma

Symposium on Dimensions of Development and Change in North-Western Region

1981

I.C.S.S.R.

Dr. M.L. Sharma

Seminar on Aging in India : Challenge for Society

1985

Help-Age India

Dr. M.L. Sharma

Workshop on Project Management in Drought Prone Area Programme/ Dryland Development Programme

1986

Govt. of India

Dr. M.L. Sharma

Pre-Congress Session of XI Indian Social Science Congress on Agrarian Transformation of Indian Rural Society

1986

I.C.S.S.R.

Dr. M.L. Sharma

Seminar on Socio-economic Improvements of Weaker Sections in the Context of Rural Development

1986

I.C.S.S.R.

Dr. M.L. Sharma

Post-Congress Session of XI World Congress of Sociology on Green Revolution and Socio-Political Change with Particular Reference to Weaker Sections

1986

U.G.C.

Dr. M.L. Sharma

Workshop on Integrated Rural Development Programme

1987

Govt. of India

Dr. M.L. Sharma

Seminar on Land Reforms : Achievements, Problems and Prospects

1988

I.C.S.S.R.

Dr. R.K. Punia

XIX All India Sociological Conference

1989

I.S.S.

Dr. R.K. Punia

Seminar on Green Revolution, Inequalities and Social Tension

1989

I.C.S.S.R.

Dr. R.K. Punia

Workshop on People of India

1989

A.S.I.

Dr. R.K. Punia

Seminar on Social Transformation in India

1990

I.C.S.S.R.

Dr. T.M. Dak

Seminar on Status of the Girl Child

1994

C.S.W.B. & ICSSR

Dr. R.K. Punia

III North West Indian Sociological Association's Conference and Regional Seminar on Panchayati Raj Institutions

1999

ICSSR & NWISA

Dr. Raj Singh

22nd Annual Conference of Haryana Economic Association

2002

Haryana Eco.Assoc.

Dr. R.K. Punia

Refresher Course on "Methods in Social Science Research - Recent Advances"

2014

DHRM, CCS HAU, HISAR     Dr. Savita Verman
  Books published by the faculty members
  1. M.L. Sharma and T.M. Dak (1985). Caste and Class in Agrarian Society : Dynamics of Rural development, Ajanta Publications, Delhi.

  2. Raj Singh (1985). Rural Development and Social Legislation - a dilemma, Ajanta Publications, Delhi.

  3. M.L. Sharma and T.M. Dak (1987). Aging in India : Challenge for the Society, Ajanta Publications, Delhi.

  4. Chander Bhan (1987). Farm Mechanisation and Social Change, Northern Book Center, New Delhi.

  5. Satnam Kaur (1987). Women in Rural Development, Mittal Publications, Delhi.

  6. Malkiat Kaur (1987). Rural Women and Technological Advancement, Discovery Publications, Delhi.

  7. T.M. Dak (1988). Women and Work in Indian Society, Discovery Publishing House, Delhi.

  8. M.L. Sharma and T.M. Dak (1988). Green Revolution and Social Change, Ajanta Publications, Delhi.

  9. T.M. Dak (1988). Rural Industrialisation : Challenges and Perspective, Northern Book Center, Delhi.

  10. Vidyu Lata (1989). Developing Rural Women,  Discovery Publishing House, Delhi.

  11. M.L. Sharma and R.K. Punia (1989). Land Reforms in India, Ajanta Publishing House, Delhi.

  12. R.K. Punia (1991). Women in Agriculture Vol-I: Their Role and Status, Northern Book Center, Delhi.

  13. R.K. Punia (1991). Women in Agriculture Vol-II : Education, Training & Development, Northern Book Center, Delhi.

  14. T.M. Dak (1991). Social Transformation in India, Ajanta Publishing House, New Delhi.

  15. Deep Punia (1993). Social Values in Folklore, Rawat Publications, Jaipur.

  16. R.K. Punia (1994). Women in AgricultureVol-III: Movements, Equality and Liberty     Northern Book Center, New Delhi.

  17. Vinod Kumari (1994). Energy and Social Change, Discovery Publishing House, Delhi.

  18. Raj Singh (1996). Panchayati Raj Manual, Anmol Publications Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi.

  19. Raj Singh (2000). New Panchayati Raj - A Functional Analysis. Anmol Publications Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi.

  Research Project in Operation

2872 C(a) Soc-1-Plan (Agri.)   Impact of Agricultural Technology on the socio-economic status of rural society in Haryana

Scheme Incharge                     :        Dr. Vinod Kumari , Professor & Head

Co-PI                                        :        Dr.(Mrs.) Jatesh Kathpalia, Asstt. Scientist

                         2697/C (a) Soc-2-Plan (Agri.) : Sociological Analysis of crime with reference to Rural Women in Haryana

Scheme Incharge                     :         Dr. Vinod Kumari , Professor & Head

2925-C (a) Soc.: “Promotion and Impact Analysis of Director Seeded Rice Cultivation on the Socio-economic Status Farmers in Haryana”

PI                      :         Dr. Rashmi Tyagi

Co-PI                                        :        Dr.(Mrs.) Jatesh Kathpalia, Asstt. Scientist

                                                 :         Dr. Subhash Chander, Asstt. Scientist

  Awards & Fellowships obtained by the faculty and the students

1. Achieved Natinal Award-1998 for Best Marketing Research Work on Consumers‘ Preferences and Consumption Pattern of Processed Foods among Working and Non-Working Women by Nirmal, Deep Punia and R.K.Punia. The National Award was given by All India Food Processors Association and it was presented by Shri S. Shahnawaz Hussain, Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Food Processing Industries at the Annual Conference held on 10.12.1999 at New Delhi. .
2. Dr.P.S.Malik was awarded Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship in Canada for higher studies (1983-85).
3. Dr.P.S.Malik was awarded HAU Merit Fellowship during M.Sc.(Sociology) (1975-76).
4. Dr.P.S.Malik received Indian Council of Agricultural Research Scholarship during B.Sc.(Hons.)Ag. (1969-73).
5. Dr. P.S.Malik was awarded Overseas Research Award 1981 and 1982 by a Committee of Vice-Chancellors of Universities of U.K. but did not avail.
6. Dr. Raj Singh, Junior Research Fellowship, University Grants Commission, New Delhi from 1975-78.
7. Dr. R.K.Punia, Indian Council of Social Sciences, New Delhi, faculty improvement scholarship, from 1978-82.
8. Dr. Vinod Kumari, Junior Research Fellowship, University Grants Commission, New Delhi from 1987-90.
9.  Dr. Nishi Batra, Senior Research Fellowship, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi from 1987-90.
10. Dr. Raj singh attended 5th World Congress of Rural Sociology under Kellog Travel Fellowship held at Mexico City, July, 1980.
11. Dr. Raj Singh attended 7th World Congress of Rural Sociology under International Rural Sociology Association's Grant, held at Bologna, Italy, July-Aug., 1988.
12. Paper on 'Consumer's preference and consumption pattern of processed foods-a study of working & non-working women by Nirmal, Deep Punia & R.K. Punia published in Indian Food Packer's selected for GITSA WARD-1998 for best paper on marketing. 
13. Dr. Raj Singh attended 3rd Asia-Pecific Sociology Associations Conference under AHRD held at Cheju National University, South Korea from Feb.1-10, 1999.
14. Dr. Kailash Chander, a Ph.D. scholar of the Department was awarded 'Mexican Govt. Fellowship' 2001-2002 for advance studies at National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) from Feb., 02 to July, 03 on Natural Resource Management in Agriculture - A Cross Cultural Study.

14. Dr. Subhash Chander a Ph.D. scholar of the Deptt. was awarded Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship from April 2010 to March 2013 sponsored by UGC. 

  Monographs, Research Bulletins and Manuals (Sociology)

1. Sharma, M.L.; Bhat,C.M.; Dak,T.M.; Malik,P.S. and Punia, Deep. 1983. Socio-economic and nutritional dimensions of food consumption in Gangwa Village of Haryana.
2. Sharma, M.L.; Dak,T.M.; Malik,P.S. and Punia, Deep, 1985. Socio-economic and nutritional dimensions of food consumption in semi-dry zone of Haryana.
3. Sharma, M.L.; Dak, T.M.; Malik,P.S. and Punia,Deep, 1986. A study of food habits and food consumption pattern among rural aged in Haryana.
4. Malik, P.S. 1988. Sociology of food consumption pattern among pregnant and lactating mothers.
5. Sharma, M.L.; Dak,T.M.; Malik,P.S. and Punia, Deep, 1989. Socio-economic and nutritional dimensions of food consumption in Haryana in dry zone.
6. Dak, T.M.; Malik,P.S. and Punia, Deep, 1991. Socio-economic factors affecting food consumption pattern among pre-school children.
7. Malik, P.S. and Karwasra, J.C. 1992. Role of women in Haryana Agriculture. Research Bulletin submitted for publication to Director of Research, H.A.U., Hisar.
8. Malik, P.S. and Malik Saroj, 1999-2000.  Socio-Economic Factors Affecting Apiculture in District Kurukshetra, Haryana.  Submitted to Director of Research, CCS HAU, Hisar.
9. Malik, P.S. and Malik Saroj, 2000.  Socio-Economic Factors Affecting Apiculture in District Karnal, Haryana.  Submitted to Director of Research, CCS HAU, Hisar.
10. Malik, P.S. and Malik Saroj, 2000-01.  Socio-Economic Factors Affecting Apiculture in District Panchkula, Haryana.  Submitted to Director of Research, CCS HAU, Hisar.

11.Raj Singh, R.K.Patel and Aparna, 2002. Research Methodology in Social Sciences; AAREM; CCS HAU, Hisar-125004
12. Malik, Partap S. (1998).  Training in Planning and Mgt. of Rural Development Projects and Rural Institutions organized by AAREM from April 15-25, 1998 for Nigerian Trainees.
13. Malik, P.S. and Singh Randhir (1998).  Induction Training Course, organised by AAREM from (1998) July 21 - August 18, 1998 for University faculty members.
14. Sethi, Nishi, Malaviya, A. (1998).  Faculty Development Programme In Extension Management organized by AAREM from Dec.9, 1997 - January 3,1998 for University faculty members.  Malik, P.S. acted as Course Coordinator.
15. Khanna, A.S.; Singh, I.J. (1998). Faculty Development Programme in Educational Technology organized by AAREM from April 30-May 19, 1998 for University faculty members.  Malik, P.S. acted as Course Coordinator.

16.  Training on 'Methods in Social Science Research - Recent advances' organized by the department in collaboration with Academy of Educational Research and Education Management, CCS HAU, Hisar, from 5th to 25th Nov. 2008.

17. Vermani Savita ,Malik P.S., Bangarwa B.S., Kaur Satnam, Dahiya Sushila, Manual for (e-Course) PG 504 Agricultural Research, Research Ethics and Rural Development

18.  Malik,P.S.; Malik,Saroj;Vermani,Savita and Dahiya,Sushila(2006) Theoretical and research methodological framework in social sciences. published by the Dept. of Sociology,C.O.B.S.&H.,CCSHAU Hissar
19.  Vermani, Savita; (2006) Manual on Rural Sociology.

20. Savita Vermani, Satnam Kaur, Raj singh and K.K. Patel (2008) Training Manual/Compendium Methods in Social Science Research - Recent advances, Deptt. of Sociology in collaboration with Academy of Educational Research and Education Management, CCS HAU, Hisar

21. Vermani, S. (2010) Population Dynamics & Environment.

22. Kathpalia, J., Tyagi. R. and Vermani. S, (2011-12), Fundamental of Rural Sociology.

23  Rashmi Tyagi Jatesh Kathpalia and Savita Vermani ( 2012 )  Manual on Theoretical Perspectives in Sociology.

24. Vinod Kumari and Savita Vermani (2012 ) Practical Manual on Rural Development & agricultural problems.

25. Rashmi Tyagi, Jatesh Kathpalia and Savita Vermani  2013 Classical Sociological Tradition.

26. Jatesh Kathpalia, Rashmi Tyagi and Savita Vermani 2013 Science Technology & Society.

27.  Vinod Kumari , Subhash Chander & Sushila Dahiya 2014 Methodolgoy of Social Research

  Manuals in Human Psychology, Educational Psychology & Russian Language

1. Dahiya, Sushila and Malik, P.S. (2005).  Human Psychology. 

2. Dahiya, Sushila and Malik, P.S. (2005).  Educational Psychology.

3. Dahiya, Sushila (2010).  Manual on Social Psychology published .

4. Dahiya, Sushila (2009).  Manual on Russian Language

5. Dahiya, Sushila. (2012) Fundamentals of Educational Psychology.

6. Dahiya Sushila 2014  Manual on Human Psychology

  NATP Research Project Reports

1. Nandal, D.S.; Khatkar, R.K.; Malik, P.S. et.al., 1999.  Socio-Economic Feasibility of Agri-Horti-Silvi-Pastoral and Livestock Production Systems - A Diagnostic Survey of Arid Areas of Haryana, Rajasthan, H.P. and Gujarat.    A study sponsored by ICAR under NATP (F.No.NATP/ARID/RPS-21/99).  Submitted to Director of Research, CCS HAU, Hisar.
2. Nandal, D.S.; Khatkar, R.K.; Malik, P.S. et.al., 1999.  Socio-Economic Feasibility of Agri-Horti-Silvi-Pastoral and Livestock Production Systems - A Diagnostic Survey of Arid Areas of Haryana. A study sponsored by ICAR under NATP (F.No.NATP/ARID/RPS-21/99).  Submitted to Director of Research, CCS HAU, Hisar.

  Other Achievements

1. Sh. Ashok Kumar, Sr. Scale Stenographer, O/o Sociology, COBS&H participated in 35th National Masters Athletics Championship held at Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) from 24th February to 27th February, 2014. He won Bronze Medal in this tournament in 5KM Walk Race in 40+ Age Group.

 
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   Faculty

# Image Name Designation Specialization Details
1 Dr. (Mrs.) Vinod Kumari Professor & Head Rural Sociology Details
2 Dr. (Mrs.) Savita Vermani Professor Migration and Mobility Details
3 Dr. Satnam Kaur Assoc. Director, DHRM Gender Studies , Training Managemnt Details
4 Dr.(Mrs.) Jatesh Kathpalia Asstt.Scientist (Stage-II) Rural Sociology & Education Details
5 Dr. Rashmi Tyagi Assistant Professor Rural Sociology Details
6 Subhash Chander Assistant Prof. posted at COA Kaul Rural debt and agricultural techlonoly Details