Man and Environment

The Society publishes its bi-annual Journal (June and December) Man and Environment (ISSN: 0258-0446). This journal publishes recent and original research in the field of South Asian archaeology, including related topics in environmental, anthropological and historical disciplines. The journal has five types of contributions: research articles, short notes, review articles, obituaries, and seminar and conference news. Books are welcome for reviews. The editors will send the book to a suitable scholar and get  it reviewed.From 2013 conference/seminar news  will only appear on the website.

The subscription amount should be sent to the General Secretary (but not in his personal name) by a Bank Draft payable to the Indian Society for Prehistoric and Quaternary Studies, and drawn on any nationalized bank that has a branch in Pune. Money Orders/Cheques will not be accepted.

Life members of the Society should communicate any change of address to the General Secretary to ensure prompt dispatch of the journal, conference circulars, etc.

The journal is distributed from the office of the Society at Pune.

Editors
P. P. Joglekar
Assistant Editor
Pankaj Goyal


About Journal

The Society publishes its bi-annual Journal (June and December) Man and Environment (ISSN: 0258-0446). This journal publishes recent and original research in the field of South Asian archaeology, including related topics in environmental, anthropological and historical disciplines. The journal has five types of contributions: research articles, short notes, review articles, obituaries, and seminar and conference news. Books are welcome for reviews. The editors will send the book to suitable scholars to be reviewed.

The Indian Council of Historical Research (ICHR) and the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) support the publication of the journal through grants. However, both these organisations are not responsible for any content, material published and opinions expressed in the articles, book reviews, etc.

Editors Over the Years

V.N. Misra:  Editor (1977-80), (1989-2012) (2013-2015)

Dilip Chakrabarti: Editor (1979-80), (1985-1988); Co-editor (1981-84)

Subrata Sinha: Editor (1980)

D.P. Agrawal:  Editor (1981-84)

D.K. Bhatt: Co-editor (1981-84)

R.K. Pant: Co-editor (1981-84)

I.B. Singh: Co-editor (1985-88)

D. Mandal: Co-editor (1985-88)

Sheela Kusumgar: Co-editor (1985-88)

S.N. Rajaguru: Co-editor (1989)

S.F. Wadia: Co-editor (1989), Editor (1990- 1999)

Ravi Korisettar: Assistant Editor (1989), Associate Editor (1990-1994)

R.K. Ganjoo: Assistant Editor (1989), Associate Editor (1990-1992)

Zarine Cooper: Associate Editor (1991-1994)

P.P. Joglekar: Associate Editor (1992-2000), Joint Editor (2001-2012) (2013-2015), Editor (2016+)

Sheila Mishra: Associate Editor (1995-2000), Joint Editor (2001)

B.C. Deotare: Associate Editor (2001- 2006)

Savita Ghate: Associate Editor (2001- 2006)

Shanti Pappu: Joint Editor (2002-2012) (2013-2016)

K. Krishnan: Associate Editor (2002-2003), Joint Editor (2004-2006)

Arun Sinha: Associate Editor (2010- 2011)

Pankaj Goyal: Assistant Editor (2016+)

R.V. Krishnamurthy and B.M. Pandey were associated with editorial process in 1983, and Sunil Gupta was a Guest Editor in 2002 for the June issue.

  • Man and Environment was published as a single volume from 1977 till 1989. The volume numbers were I to XIII and articles from these did not have any abstract. Volume XIII of 1989 was last in this series.
  • Publishing two issues of Man and Environment started in 1989 with volume XIV with a generous grant from the Ford Foundation.
  • Volume XIV (2) of 1989 was a special issue on Late Prof. H.D. Sankalia. Including this, articles in volume XIV (1989) and XV (1990) did not have abstract.
  • Abstracts of articles started appearing from Volume XVI (1) of 1991, and is continued from that year till date.