Dr. Harsh Mittal

Assistant Professor
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

Urban studies, Public Policy & Governance, Public Policy
Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani
Hyderabad Campus
Jawahar Nagar, Kapra Mandal
Dist.-Medchal-500 078
Telangana, India


Journal Publications
  • Mittal, Harsh, Anamika Sarker, and Aditya Singh. 2024 (accepted). "Screenwriting Ethnographies: Seeing the Urban as a Becoming-Space in the Classroom." Teaching and Learning Anthropology 7(1) 
  • Mittal, Harsh, George Kandathil, and Navdeep Mathur. 2023. “Beyond the Technology-Centric and Citizen-Centric Binary: Ontological Politics of Organizing in Translation of the Smart City Discourse in India.” Organization 0 (0): 13505084221150364.
  • Turaga, Rama Mohana R. and Mittal, Harsh. 2023. "The policy process of adopting environmental standards for coal plants in India: accommodating transnational politics in the Multiple Streams Framework." Policy & Politics XX(XX): 1–28. DOI: 10.1332/030557321X16744966486085.
  • Mittal, Harsh, & Shah, Arpit. 2022. “Discursive politics and policy (im)mobility: Metro-TOD policies in India.” Environment and Planning C: Politics and Space [Scopus ranking: Q1 in Public Administration (20/165)], 1–18.
  • Mittal, Harsh. 2021. “Wild Policy: Indigeneity and the Unruly Logics of Intervention.” [Peer-reviewed Book Review]. Critical Policy Studies.

Book Chapters
  • Mathur, Navdeep, and Harsh Mittal. 2020. “Neoliberal Governing as Production of Fantasy: Contemporary Transformations in Ahmedabad’s Landscape.” In Land and Livelihoods in Neoliberal India, edited by Deepak K. Mishra and Pradeep K. Nayak. Palgrave Macmillan. 10.1007/978-981-15-3511-6
  • Mathur, Navdeep, Harsh Mittal, Advaita Rajendra, and Maulik Pathak. 2019. “Ahmedabad/GIFT City.” In The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Urban and Regional Studies, edited by Anthony M Orum. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.