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Kaushik Roy holds Aarhus University First ICCR Lecture on India
November 6, 2012 - 14:15
Dr. Kaushik Roy, ICCR Visiting Professor to Aarhus University, Denmark, lectures on ‘Democracy and its Perils in South Asia’. It will be the First Aarhus University ICCR Lecture on India. Venue: Building 1455, Room 127, Jens Chr. Skou’s Vej 1, Aarhus.
Dr. Roy is Reader in History at Jadavpur University, Kolkata and Research Fellow at the Peace Research Institute in Oslo (PRIO). Dr. Roy has published extensively on warfare and military history in a broad social context both within South Asia and globally. His latest book ”Hinduism and the Ethics of Warfare in South Asia” will be published by Cambridge University Press in December 2012. Other publications include ”War, Culture and Society in Early Modern South Asia, 1740-1849” (Routledge, 2011) and the edited volume ”War and Society in Colonial India” (Oxford University Press, 2010).