Robin Jeffrey

Professor Robin Jeffrey

  • Post Nominals: FAHA
  • Fellow Type: Fellow
  • Elected to the Academy: 1994
  • Section(s): History, Asian Studies


Professor Jeffrey’s research focuses on South Asian politics and society, the regional politics of Kerala and Punjab and media and politics in contemporary India, especially print media. Since 2013, he has focused on waste – garbage and sewage – in India.

Acknowledgement of Country

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