Charlotte Thomas

Regional expertise : Asia, Co-director of the South Asia Program.

Charlotte Thomas holds a PhD. in Political Science from Sciences Po Paris – Centre for International Studies and Research (CERI). Her dissertation dealt with the Muslim minority of Ahmedabad after the 2002 State-led pogroms, with a special focus on the ghetto of Juhapura. She got a scholarship from the French Defense Ministry and the State-funded National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) for three years (2009-2012) to conduct her researches. She now teaches courses at Sciences-Po Paris in Political Science and studies different asspects of  the Indian Muslim minority: Kashmir dynamics, political representation of the minority and religious organizations..

Charlotte Thomas is also Co-Director of the Noria South Asia Program.

Research Topic : Ghettoization process; discrimination; post-conflict urban dynamics; communalism and violence; South-Asian Islam; religious organizations, CSO and NGO; urban sociology; social mobilizations

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