“Pathania’s book is thoughtful, compelling and incisive. He mixes historical analysis with compelling story-telling ethnography that not only opens up an understanding of ongoing students’ activism but also helps us think through many current issues dealing with the changing character of higher education institutions”.
Professor William G. Tierney Professor Emeritus & Founding Director, Pullias Center for Higher Education, University of Southern California
“This is an important contribution to understand the changing nature of cultural politics shaping new students’ movements in contemporary India”.
Professor Ghanshyam Shah, National Fellow, Indian Council for Social Sciences,
“Dr. Gaurav Pathania’s research opens up new vistas for scholars working in the area of students and youth movements in India. This book captures the changing nature of iconography, narratives and student’s organizations on the university campuses”
Professor Vivek Kumar, Chairperson, Centre for the Study of Social Systems, Jawaharlal Nehru University