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Oommen, T. K. 1937-

Overview
Works: 68 works in 258 publications in 3 languages and 4,541 library holdings
Genres: History  Church history 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: HN683.5, 303.4840954
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Most widely held works about T. K Oommen
 
Most widely held works by T. K Oommen
Citizenship, nationality, and ethnicity : reconciling competing identities by T. K Oommen( Book )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and Indonesian and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most interpretations of ethnicity focus on particular societies or on specific dimensions of "world society". This work takes a different approach, that variations within & across societies are vital for understanding contemporary dilemmas of ethnicity
Protest and change : studies in social movements by T. K Oommen( Book )

11 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizenship and national identity : from colonialism to globalism by T. K Oommen( Book )

12 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2. Citizenship and National Identity: The Emerging Stirrings in
State and society in India : studies in nation-building by T. K Oommen( Book )

10 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knowledge and society : situating sociology and social anthropology by T. K Oommen( Book )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Articles chiefly with reference to India
Alien concepts and South Asian reality : responses and reformulations by T. K Oommen( Book )

6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this thought-provoking book, Professor Oommen challenges such facile formulations and demonstrates that Indian social science is not a mere captive of Western or Marxian theories and concepts. The essays in the first part present a response to five important Western/Marxian theories and concepts: the old concept of dichotomy and the new one of continuum; Weber's notion of charismatic leaders; political pluralism; voluntary associations; and the nature of students' movements in the context of revolution. In the second part, Professor Oommen reformulates some of the theories and concepts. Among the phenomena he evaluates are the nature of the political mobilization of the agrarian classes; the juxtaposition of movements and institutions; the theory of alienation; the relationship between Hinduism and economic development; and the concepts of state, nation and ethnie. Both the responses and reformulations are based on empirical evidence from Asia
The Christian clergy in India by T. K Oommen( Book )

19 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pluralism, equality, and identity : comparative studies by T. K Oommen( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With reference to Europe and South Asia
Nation, civil society and social movements : essays in political sociology by T. K Oommen( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annotation
Crisis and contention in Indian society by T. K Oommen( Book )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Marathi and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indian society is often described as one with 'unity in diversity' and as a composite culture. Since independence, India has also been termed 'democratic' and 'secular'. However, the discernible cracks that have appeared in recent years in these conceptualisations have led to contentious debates about the very nature of Indian society. Focusing on different facets of this exacerbating crisis, this book analyses the various issues confronting India's society and polity today which can assume crisis proportions if not tackled judiciously and expeditiously
Social movements( Book )

12 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charisma, stability, and change; an analysis of Bhoodan-Gramdan movement in India by T. K Oommen( Book )

8 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From mobilization to institutionalization : the dynamics of agrarian movement in twentieth century Kerala by T. K Oommen( Book )

8 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social structure and politics : studies in independent India by T. K Oommen( Book )

6 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social transformation in rural India : mobilization and state intervention by T. K Oommen( Book )

5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indian sociology : reflections and introspections( Book )

6 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doctors and nurses : a study in occupational role structures by T. K Oommen( Book )

7 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social movements I( Book )

7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nation and national identity in South Asia( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Citizenship, nationality, and ethnicity : reconciling competing identities
Alternative Names
Oommen, T. K.

Oommen, Tharaileth Koshy

Oommen, Tharaileth Koshy 1937-

Oommen, Tharaleith K. 1937-

Oommen, Tharrileth K. 1937-

Oommen, Tharrileth Koshy 1937-

Umman , T. K.

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Citizenship and national identity : from colonialism to globalismKnowledge and society : situating sociology and social anthropologyThe Christian clergy in IndiaPluralism, equality, and identity : comparative studiesNation, civil society and social movements : essays in political sociologyCrisis and contention in Indian societySocial movementsDoctors and nurses : a study in occupational role structures