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1993 Boundary Walls: Caste and Women in a Tamil community. 

Hindustan Publishing Corporation, Delhi. Series in Sociology and Social Anthropology edited by M.N.Srinivas and A.M.Shah


2005 Care, culture and citizenship: Revisiting the politics of the Dutch welfare state. Authors: Carla Risseeuw, Rajni Palriwala and Kamala Ganesh. Het Spinhuis, Amsterdam.​



2005 Culture and the making of Identity in Contemporary India Editors: Kamala Ganesh and Usha Thakkar) Sage Publications, New Delhi.


2008 Zero point, Bombay: In and around Horniman Circle Editors: Kamala Ganesh, Usha Thakkar, Gita Chadha. Roli Books: New Delhi. Selected by the newspaper’ Guardian’ in March 2012 as one of the top ten books set in Mumbai

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2008 Anchoring Women’s Studies in India: 25 years of the Indian Association of Women’s Studies. IAWS, Lucknow.

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1998 Negotiation and Social Space: A gendered analysis of marriage and kinship relations in sub Saharan Africa and South Asia. ​Editors: Carla Risseeuw and Kamala Ganesh. Sage Publications, New Delhi.

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2005 Labour movement in India 1937 – 39 (Documents) Vols 17 – 22. Editors Manorama Savur and Kamala Ganesh. Series editorA.R.Desai. Pragati Publications in association with Indian Council of Historical Research, New Delhi.​

Essays In Honor Of

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2018 'Early Women Sociologists in India’, in Gita Chadha and M.T.Joseph (ed) Re-Imagining Sociology in India: Feminist Perspectives, Essays in Honour of Kamala Ganesh, Routledge: London and New York.