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Name Dr. Papia Gupta
Designation Associate Professor
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Address Department of Philosophy and the Life-World, Vidyasagar University, Midnapur 721102
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Educational Qualification              
Degree NameInstituteYear of passing/awarded
Career Profile / Teaching Experience        
Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy and the Life-world, Vidyasagar University since 05.12.2009.
Reader, Department of Philosophy and the Life-world, Vidyasagar University, from 05.12.2006 to 04.12.2009.
Senior Lecturer, Department of Philosophy and the Life-world, Vidyasagar University from 04.09.2002 to 04.12.2006.
Senior Lecturer, Department of Philosophy, Prabhat Kumar College, Contai, East Midnapore from 05.12.2001 to 03.09.2002.
Lecturer, Department of Philosophy, Prabhat Kumar College, Contai, East Midnapore from 04.09.1997 to 04.12.2001.
Specialization/Research Area
Field of SpecializationResearch Area/ Areas of Interest
Indian Philosophy,Applied Ethics,Philosophy of RABINDRNATH, Philosophy of VIVEKANANDA
Course/ Subject Taught 
Indian Logic, Indian Metaphysics, Western Ethics, Existentialism, Applied Ethics.
Conference/ Symposium /Journal Paper / Books Published
International Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
Sustainable Development : A Buddhist ApproachISSN: 2455-5916(online), International Journal of Research on Social and Natural Science, 2016, pp-38-432016Katwa College
Status of Tribal Women in India: Some ObservationsISSN: 2455-6319(online), Anudhyan: An International Journal of Social Science Vol: 1, No:1, 2016, pp. 181-188,2016Raja Narendralal Khan Women's College

National Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
Rabindra Monone Mrityu Chetonar UttoranISSN: 0975-8461, Philosophy and the Life-world, Vol.-19, 2016-2017, pp. 76-87,2017Vidyasagar University
Atmar swarup bisoye charvaka o prachin nyayer bibad : ekti sanksipta alochonaISBN: 978-93-84241-36-0,Self, Consciousness and Body : A comparative reflections in Indian and Western Philosophy, pp. 128-135,2017Bajkul Milani Mahavidyalaya
Relevance of Ethics in the Field of MediaISSN: 0975-8461, Philosophy and the Life-world, Vol.18, 2015-2016, pp. 83-91,2016Vidyasagar University
Paribesh bhabna: Sampratik samoy o BuddhadebISSN:2321-158X, Samaj Jijnasa, Vol.-9, 20162016Vidyasagar Centre for Social Science
The Status of Women in Ancient India: An ObservationISBN No: 978-93-80332-80-2, Does Human Right Exist?2015Manav Prakashan, Kolkata
A-monusyoshrenir Pranir Adhikar Rokshar DaayboddhotaISBN: 978-93-85248-03-0, Prokriti, Ed. By Dr. Monanjali Bandyopadhyay2015N.S.S. Unit-III, Vidyasagar University
Sri Ramkrishnas Practical Philosophy : A Glimpse of KathamritaPhilosophy And the Life-world Vol -17 ISSN 0975-84612015Vidyasagar University
Swami Vivekanander Bhabnaai Narir KhomotayonISSN 0975-8461,Philosophy And The Life-World, Vol. 16, 2014Vidyasagar University
Abortion From The Perspective Of Buddhist EthicsISSN: 2319-4634,The Philosophical Quest, Bilingual And Bi-Annual Philosophical Journal, Vol: 1 , Year 3, Jan-June, 20142014xxx
Moksho dukkher ki jatiyo abhab:Prachin nyayaer aaloke kichhu kothaAnviksha,vol –xxxv, March 2014 ISSN-058716462014Department of Sanskrit,Jadavpur University

Other Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
Acharya Brajendra Nath Sealer Bhabnay BharatbarsaSamajjiggnasa 8th Vol- 2014 ISSN:2321-158X2014Vidyasagar Centre for Social Science

Books Published
Ph. D. Thesis Guidance
Ongoing / Submitted Ph. D. Thesis
Scholar NameThesis TitleCo SupervisorStatusComplete in Year
Smt. Arpita Chaoni.Media & its Impact on society: Ethical Perspective.N.A.Ongoing 
Dayamoy MajhiA Study of Sabda Pramana in Nyaya-vaisesika PhilosophyN.A.Ongoing 
Rajkumar PanditEnvironmental Ethics from Buddhist Perspectives Ongoing 
Sujit MaitySamkhya & Nyaya theory of Causality: A Comparative Study Ongoing 

Awarded Ph. D. Thesis
Scholar NameThesis TitleCo SupervisorStatusComplete in Year
Smt. Sarmila Bandyapadhyaya.Rabindra darshane Mrityu.N.A.Awarded2018
Sri Aolke Bhunia.Nyaya mote Anumiti Samikhsha.N.A.Awarded2015
Dr. Dibakar Manna.Mon Sonkranto somosya; Nyaya-Vaisesika Siddhanta.Dr. Tapan Kumar chakraborty.Awarded2014
Invited Lectures 
TitleOrganized byVenueYear
Moral Conflicts in Mahabharata : An ObservationDept. of PhilosophyPingla Thana Mahavidyalaya, Paschim Medinipur, W.B.2017
Degraded Condition of Women in the Vedic and Epic Era: An ObservationWomen’s Study CentreVidyasagar University2016
Justifying Capital Punishment : Recent DebatesDept. of PhilosophyTamralipta Mahavidyalaya, Purba Medinipur2016
Traditional Values are Still Relevant in Modern Society: A ReviewDept. of PholosophyKharagpur College, Kharagpur2016
Rape: A most heinous crime against womenDept. of philosophyVivekananda Mission Mahavidyalaya, Purba Medinipur2016
Conference /Seminar/Workshop Attended/Organised

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Attended

Title of the Seminar/Conference/WorkshopYearRoleHeld at and Organiser
Modern Trends in Indian Philosophy2017Paper PresenterDept. of Philosophy and The Life-World, Vidyasagar University
Philosophy Of Mind: Indian And Western Perspectives2016Paper PresenterDept. of Philosophy and The Life-world, Vidyasagar University
Euthanasia-Killing the Pain Not the Patient: An Ethical Observation2016Paper PresenterDept. of Philosophy & Women Cell, Tamralipta Mahavidyalaya , Purba Medinipur
Critical Thinking & Philosophizing”, 15th December2016Paper PresenterDept. of Philosophy and The Life-World, Vidyasagar University
Ethics And Contemporary Society: Role of Value education2015Paper PresenterDepartment of Philosophy Egra SSB college, Purba Medinipur

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Organised

Title of the Conference/Seminar/WorkshopYearRole in the EventFunding Agency
Philosophy, Science and Technology2017Head, Dept. of Philosophy & the Life-worldI.C.P.R,New Delhi
Philosophical Perspectives Of Tribal Religion2015Joint CoordinatorUGC
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