Vasundhara Sirnate, Ph.D. Candidate
University of California, Berkeley
Conflict Processes & War
Gender and Politics
Specific Areas of Interest
Counterterrorism And Counterinsurgency
Countries of Interest
Positionality, Personal Insecurity and Female Empathy in Security Studies Research, PS Political Science and Politics
How does a female researcher negotiate field research in a conflict zone?
Students Versus the State: The Politics of Uranium Mining in Meghalaya, Economic and Political Weekly
Narrative of a student-led agitation against uranium mining in the Indian state of Meghalaya.
The Naxalites of India, Maoists of Nepal and Taliban in Pakistan: Ideological Insurgencies in South Asia, Routledge
An assessment of the role of ideology in insurgencies.
The RSS and Citizenship: The Construction of the Muslim Minority Identity in India, Living With Secularism
The manufacturing of a Muslim minority identity in India.