Welcome to Indian Social Science Council

Research Committees

The on-going scientific activities of the ISSC are decentralised in Research Committees, Working Groups and Thematic Groups, each dealing with a well recognized specialty in Social sciences. These groups bring together scholars who wish to pursue comparative research on a national basis and they constitute basic networks of scientific research, intellectual debate and professional exchange.

  1. Armed Forces and Conflict Resolution
  2. Economy and Society
  3. Community Research
  4. Social science of Education
  5. Racism, Nationalism and Ethnic Relations
  6. Family Research
  7. Futures Research
  8. History of Social sciences
  9. Social Transformations and Social science of Development
  10. Participation, Organizational Democracy and Self-Management
  11. Social science of Aging
  12. Social science of Law
  13. Social science of Leisure
  14. Social science of Communication, Knowledge and Culture
  15. Social science of Health
  16. Social science Theory
  17. Social science of Organizations
  18. Political science
  19. Poverty, Social Welfare and Social Policy
  20. Comparative Social sciences
  21. Regional and Urban Development
  22. Social science of Religion
  23. Social science of Science and Technology
  24. Environment and Society
  25. Language and Society
  26. Sociotechnics, Social science Practice
  27. Social science of Sport
  28. Social Stratification
  29. Deviance and Social Control
  30. Social science of Work
  31. Social science of Migration
  32. Women in Society
  33. Logic and Methodology in Social science
  34. Social science of Youth
  35. Conceptual and Terminological Analysis
  36. Alienation Theory and Research
  37. Social science of Arts
  38. Biography and Society
  39. Social science of DISSCsters
  40. Social science of Agriculture and Food
  41. Social science of Population
  42. Social Psychology
  43. Housing and Built Environment
  44. Labour Movements
  45. Rational Choice
  46. Clinical Social science
  47. Social Classes and Social Movements
  48. Social Movements, Collective Action and Social Change
  49. Mental Health and Illness
  50. National Tourism
  51. Sociocybernetics
  52. Social science of Professional Groups
  53. Social science of Childhood
  54. The Body in the Social Sciences
  55. Social Indicators