Dr Amalendu Misra

Senior Lecturer

Current Teaching

I joined the department in January 2006. Previously I taught at Queen's University, Belfast (2001-2005) and University of Sussex (2000-2001). I have also held visiting research professor's position at Universidad Autonoma de Madrid (UAM), Universidad de Las Americas (UdLA), and El Colegio de Veracruz (Colver).

Principal teaching commitments:

Undergraduate Module:

PPR225: Introduction to Peace Studies

PPR340: Islamic Politics

Graduate Modules:

PPR.420: Conflict Management in Contemporary Conflicts

The Landscape of Silence: Sexual Violence Against Men in War
Misra, A. 2013 Hurst. 256 p.
Monograph

‘My Space / Mi Espacio: Evangelical Christianity and Identity Politics in Mexico’
Misra, A. 01/2012 In: Bulletin of Latin American Research. 31, 1, p. 65-79. 15 p.
Journal article

Darkness visible: debating religion and inter-group conflict in India
Misra, A. 2012 In: Socialist History. 40, p. 43-62. 19 p.
Journal article

The Missionary Position: Christianity and Politics of Religious Conversion in India
Misra, A. 2011 In: Nationalism and Ethnic Politics. 17, 4, p. 361-381. 21 p.
Journal article

Religion, Politics, & Violence in India
Misra, A. 2010 In: Religion and Politics in South Asia. Routledge p. 71-97. 27 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Politics of Civil Wars: Conflict, Intervention and Resolution
Misra, A. 2008 Routledge. 183 p.
Monograph

The lonliness of a long distance runner : U.S. "war against terrorism" in Afghanistan.
Misra, A. 2006 In: International intervention and political reconstruction of Afghanistan. Basingstoke : Palgrave
Chapter

Rain on a Parched Land: Reconstructing a Post-Conflict Sri Lanka.
Misra, A. 1/06/2004 In: International Peacekeeping. 11, 2, p. 271-288. 18 p.
Journal article

Afghanistan: The Labyrinth of Violence.
Misra, A. 2004 Polity Press. 219 p. ISBN: 0745631142.
Book

Identity and Religion: Foundations of anti-Islamism in India.
Misra, A. 2004 Sage Publishers. 262 p. ISBN: 0761932275.
Book

Theorising "small" and "micro" state behaviour using the Maldives, Bhutan and Nepal.
Misra, A. 2004 In: Contemporary South Asia. 13, 2, p. 133-148. 16 p.
Journal article

A nation in exile : Tibetan diaspora and the dynamics of long-distance nationalism.
Misra, A. 06/2003 In: Asian Ethnicity. 4, 2, p. 189-206. 18 p.
Journal article

Buscando el centro : una explicacion contemporanea del conflicto etnico.
Misra, A. 2003 In: Con-Ciencia Politca. 1, 5, p. 51-64. 14 p.
Journal article

Democracia y consolidacion : que tan consolidada esta la democracia de la India?
Misra, A. 2003 In: Ciencia politica, desarrollo regional y derecho. Mexico City : Editorial Porrua p. 241-256. 16 p. ISBN: 9700743683.
Chapter

The Taliban, radical Islam and Afghanistan.
Misra, A. 06/2002 In: Third World Quarterly. 23, 3, p. 577-589. 13 p.
Journal article

Afghanistan : the politics of post-war reconstruction.
Misra, A. 2002 In: Conflict, Security and Development. 2, 3, p. 5-27. 23 p.
Journal article

Subaltern and the civil war : an assessment of left-wing insurgency in South Asia.
Misra, A. 2002 In: Civil Wars. 5, 4, p. 56-76. 21 p.
Journal article

Shanghai 5 and the emerging alliance in Central Asia: The closed society and its enemies.
Misra, A. 1/09/2001 In: Central Asian Survey. 20, 3, p. 305-321. 17 p.
Journal article

The politics of secessionist conflict management in India.
Misra, A. 08/2001 In: Contemporary Security Policy. 22, 2, p. 49-68. 20 p.
Journal article

The centrality of Kashmir in India-Pakistan security dynamics.
Misra, A. 03/2001 In: International Politics. 38, 1, p. 103-120. 18 p.
Journal article

Tibet : in search of a resolution.
Misra, A. 03/2000 In: Central Asian Survey. 19, 1, p. 79-93. 15 p.
Journal article

Hindu nationalism and Muslim minority rights in India.
Misra, A. 2000 In: International Journal on Minority and Group Rights. 7, 1, p. 1-18. 18 p.
Journal article

Emergence and the growth of Bharatiya Janata Party.
Misra, A. 1999 In: Politics Administration and Change. 32, 2, p. 36-55. 20 p.
Journal article

India at 50 : democracy, nationalism and foreign policy choices.
Misra, A. 1999 In: Asian Affairs. 30, 1, p. 45-58. 14 p.
Journal article

Savarkar and the discourse on Islam in pre-indepent India.
Misra, A. 1999 In: Journal of Asian History. 30, 1, p. 45-58. 14 p.
Journal article

On South Asian states and state of the nations in South Asia.
Misra, A. 1998 In: Third World Quarterly. 19, 5, p. 963-969. 7 p.
Journal article