Alice Thorner (1917-2005) was an American-born social scientist and statistician.
John Harriss is Professor of International Studies at Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada. He has been a visiting researcher at the Madras Institute of Development Studies and has published
G.S. Jayasree is Reader in English and Director of the Centre for Women's Studies at the University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram, and is Editor of Samyukta: A Journal of Women's Studies.
Sanatan Bhowal is Associate Professor, Prasanna Deb Women’s College, Jalpaiguri, West Bengal.