Nithya N.R.





Assistant Professor


Political Science

Courses presently handled: 

UG: Foundations of Political Science, Political Thought, Human Rights in India P.G.: Political Thought, Political Theory: Liberal Tradition

Area of Interests: 

Politics of Education, Gender Issues, Political Economy, Post Colonial studies, Globalization and Contemporary Kerala Politics


1. Nithya N.R. (2016) Development-induced Displacement and Popular Protests: A Case Study of Aranmula International Airport, Kerala, International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research Review, ISSN No.2395-1877, Vol. I Issue. I pp-15- 21.

2. Nithya N.R. (2015), Article 30 of the Indian Constitution and Kerala’s Education Sector: A Critical Appraisal, Institute for the Study of Developing Areas Journal, ISSN No. 0971-2550, Vol.25, No.3, July –September,2015,pp-411-432. 3. Nithya N.R. (2014), Globalization and the Plight of Tribals: The Case of Kerala, The Dawn Journal, Vol.3, No.1, ISSN 2277 – 1786, January – June, pp-727-758. 4. Nithya N.R. (2013), The Impact of Globalization on ‘Twin Pillars’ of the Kerala Model: Readings from the Post Globalization Studies, International Journal of Advanced Research in Management and Social Sciences, ISSN: 2278-6236, Vol. 2, No. 12, December, pp.258-276. 5. Nithya N.R. (2013), The Superior Status of Women in Kerala: Myth and Reality, International Journal of Marketing Financial Services and Management Research, ISSN: 2277-3622, December Issue, pp.220-231. 6. Nithya N.R. (2013), Uniform Civil Code for India: Prospects and Constraints, Global Research Analysis, Volume: 2, Issue: 9, September, ISSN No 2277 – 8160, pp.157-158. 7. Nithya N.R. (2013), Globalization and Fisheries Sector of Kerala, International Journal of Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Research, Vol.2. No.3. July-September 2013, ISSN NO. 2277 677X, pp.74-81. 8. Nithya N.R. (2012), Mounting Divorce: Is it an End of Family Framework and Values?, Pragati Research Journal, Vol.7, No. 121, July-September, 2012. ISSN No. 0975-377X, pp-60-75. 9. Nithya N.Rs. (2013), Globalization and Consumerism: An Analysis of the Changing Role of Women in India, Pragathi Research Journal, ISSN No. 0975-377X, Issue No.124, April - December 2013,pp-40-49. 10. Nithya N.R. (2013), Self- financing Professional Education in Kerala: How Inclusive is it to Marginalized sections?, Institute for the Study of Developing Areas Journal, ISSN No. 0971-2550, Vol.23, No.4, October 2013,pp-411-429. 11. Nithya N.R. (2013), High Literacy and Mounting Violence: A Case of Women in Kerala, India, International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, Volume 3, Issue 9, September 2013, ISSN 2250-3153,pp.1.9. 12. Nithya N.R. (2013), Institutionalization of Dowry in India: Social Custom or Modern Malaise?, International Journal of Science and Research, Volume 2 Issue 9, September, ISSN: 2319-7064, pp.46-50. 13. Nithya N.R. (2013), ‘Kerala Model of Health’: Crisis in the Neo-liberal Era, International Journal of Science and Research, ISSN No. 2319-7064, Volume 2 Issue 8, August 2013, pp.201-203. 14. Nithya N.R. (2012), Globalization of Higher Education: The Indian Context, ISDA Journal, Vol.22.No.1 &2, January- March & April-June 2012. ISSN No. 0971-2550, pp.65-84. 15. Nithya N.R. (2012), Issues of Access and Equity in Self Financing Professional Education: A Case Study of Kerala, India, Social Science in Perspective, Vol.4 No.2 April-June 2012. ISSN No. 0975-5497, pp.140-164. 16. Nithya N.R. (2012), Kashmir Problem: A Review, UCJPS Journal, Vol.7, No.1&2, August 2011 and March 2012,pp54-64. 17. Nithya N.R. (2011), Privatization and Higher Education: Controversies in Kerala, Journal of Kerala Studies, Vol. XXXVIII, March-June, September-December, 2011,ISSN No.0377-0443,pp.236-246. 18. Nithya N.R. (2011), A Review on Women’s Education in India, Pragati Research Journal, Vol.5, No. 118, October-December, 2011. ISSN No. 0975-377X, pp.32-50. 19. Nithya N.R. (2011), Education: A Fundamental Right, UCJPS Journal, Vol.6, No.1&2, August 2010 and March 2011, pp.113-125. 20. Nithya N.R. (2009), Self financing Professional Education in Kerala: Issues of Quality, Institute for the Study of Developing Areas Journal, Vol.19, No. 1, Jan -March -2009.ISSN No. 0971-2550, pp .85-97.


 Life Member - Association of Political Scientists-Kerala (APSK) Life Member – Institute for the Study of Developing Areas  Member – C. Achutha Menon Study Centre and Library  Member - Pragati Research Centre





Dr. Nithya N.R. Assistant Professor, Sree Kerala Varma College, Thrissur