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Human Development &
Capability Association

Agency, Well-Being and Justice


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  • Position: Mid-Career
  • Department: Political Science
  • Affiliation: Kamala Nehru College, University of Delhi
  • Country: India

Research interests:
Women's Rights , Social Justice , Capabilities approach and gender equality`

Thematic Groups:
Empowerment and Collective Capabilities Foundational Issues in the Capability Approach Gender and Sexuality Human Rights

Regional Network:
South Asia Network


Nupur Ray is an Assistant Professor (Senior) at the Department of Political Science, Kamala Nehru College, University of Delhi since 2006. Her areas of academic interest include capabilities approach, rights discourse, gender studies specifically on sexual and reproductive rights of women, women in sex-work and violence. She has published widely in reputed journals including Indian Journal of Public Health and Indian Journal of Gender Studies, recently. Her recent publication also includes a jointly edited book ‘Discourse on rights in India: Debates and Dilemmas’ (Routledge, 2019).

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