Anant Kumar

Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi

Associate Professor

Dr. Camil Bulcke Path

Purulia Road

Ranchi, Jharkhand 834001

India

http://xiss.ac.in

University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Gillings School of Global Public Health

Adjunct Associate Professor

Chapel Hill, NC 27599

United States

http://sph.unc.edu/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (45)

1.

Domestic Violence Against Men in India: A Perspective

Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 22:3, 290-296, DOI 10.1080/10911359.2012.655988
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 08 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 27 May 2012
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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Domestic violence, violence against men, gender, norm, values

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Self-Help Groups, Women's Health and Empowerment: Global Thinking and Contextual Issues

Jharkhand Journal of Development and Management Studies, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 2061-2079, September 2006
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 23 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2009
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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Self-help groups, Health

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Mental Health Services in Rural India: Challenges and Prospects

Health, Vol. 3, No. 12, pp. 757-761, 2011
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 05 Jan 2012
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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Mental Health, Policy, Rural, India, Services, Treatment Gap, NMHP, DMHP, NRHM

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History of Mental Health Services in India

Journal of Personality and Clinical Studies, Vol. 20, No. 1-2, March-September 2004
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 17 Feb 2010
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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Mental health, India, Services

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Mental Health in India: Issues and Concerns

Journal of Mental Health and Aging, Vol. 8, No. 3, 255-260, 2002
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 15 Feb 2010
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
Downloads 313 (99,357)
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Mental Health, India

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District Mental Health Programmme in India: A Case Study

Journal of Health and Development, Vol.1, No. 1, January-March 2005
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 08 Feb 2009
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
Downloads 241 (130,856)

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NMHP, Mental Health

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Education of Tribal Children in Jharkhand - A Situational Analysis

Jharkhand Journal of Development and Management Studies, XISS, Ranchi, Vol. 6, No. 4, pp. 3111-3123, October- December 2008
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 Mar 2009
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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Tribal, children, education, Jharkhand

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National Rural Health Mission and Access to Health Services: Issues and Challenges

Jharkhand Journal of Development and Management Studies, XISS, Ranchi, Vol. 6, No. 3, pp. 2987-2996, July-September 2008
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 08 Feb 2009
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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NRHM, Health, Access

9.

Orphan and Vulnerable Children: Health Policy Interventions in India

Kumar, Anant and Schofield, Toni. Journal of Health and Development, Vol. 4, No. 1-4, 2008
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 19 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2010
Anant Kumar and Toni Schofield
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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OVC, Orphan, Children, HIV, AIDS, Health, Policy, India

10.

Role of Males' in Reproductive and Sexual Health Decisions

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 27 Feb 2009
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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Male, Sexual and reproductive health

11.

Poverty and Adolescent Girl Health

Yojana, Vol. 45, September 2001
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 08 Feb 2009
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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Poverty, Adolescent, Health

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Brucellosis: Need of Public Health Intervention in Rural India

Contributions, Sec. Biology Medical Science, MASA, Vol. XXXI, No. 1, pp. 219-231, 2010
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 31 Jul 2010
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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brucellosis, zoonoses, control/eradication strategy, health education

13.

Health Analysis - Kerala and Bihar: A Comparison

YOJANA, Vol. 49, July 2005
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 06 Mar 2009
K Rajasekharan Nayar and Anant Kumar
Global Institute of Public Health and Santhigiri Research Foundation and Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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National Rural Health Mission and Mental Health

National Rural Health Mission and Mental Health, Health Action, Vol. 18, No. 11, November 2005
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 23 May 2009
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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Mental Health, NRHM, DMHP, NMHP

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Health Inequity and Women's Self-Help Groups in India: The Role of Caste and Class

Health Sociology Review, Vol. 16, No. 2, 2007
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 08 Feb 2009
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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Sociology, Self-help groups, health, Class, Caste, Equity

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Cultural and Social Practices Regarding Menstruation Among Adolescent Girls

Social Work in Public Health, Vol. 26, No. 6, pp. 594-604, 2011
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 26 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 29 May 2012
Anant Kumar and Kamiya Srivastava
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Adolescent, health, menarche, menstruation, myth, social & cultural practices, taboo

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Rural Health Innovation through Leadership Development and Organisational Effectiveness

Jharkhand Journal of Social Development, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 24 Dec 2010
Anant Kumar and Jay Satia
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi and Independent
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Rural Health Services, Leadership, Management, Access

18.

NGOs in Bihar: Voluntary Sector and its Credibility

International NGO Journal, Vol. 2, No. 4, pp. 82-84, April 2007
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 08 Feb 2009
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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NGO, Transparency, Credibility

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Empowering Stakeholders

Jharkhand Journal of Development and Management Studies, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 2825-2827, March 2008
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 26 May 2008
Alka Minj and Anant Kumar
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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empowerment, community, stakeholder, NGO

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Monument of Love or Symbol of Maternal Death: The Story Behind the Taj Mahal

Case Reports in Women's Health, 08/2014; 1-2(January-June):4-7. DOI: 10.1016/j.crwh.2014.07.001
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 17 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2014
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
Downloads 78 (318,820)

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Birth Spacing; Maternal Death; Maternal Health; Reproductive Health; Taj Mahal

21.

Systems Thinking

International NGO Journal, Vol. 3, No. 7, pp. 128-129, July 2008
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 06 Feb 2009
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
Downloads 63 (358,372)

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leadership, management, systems thinking

22.

Where is ‘Public’ in the Public Health Discourse?

Journal of Health Systems. 2016 Jun 7;2(1):19–23
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 11 Feb 2017
Anant Kumar, K Rajasekharan Nayar and Lekha Bhat
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi, Global Institute of Public Health and Santhigiri Research Foundation and Mizoram University
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Public health, People’s participation, Decentralization

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Accredited Social Health Activists - Emerging Medical and Health Commons in Rural Jharkhand, India

Governance of Commons and Livelihood Security (Chapter 18), Publisher: Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi, H. Sinha and A. Kumar, eds.
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 18 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2013
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi, IMI Bhubaneswar, Independent, Independent and Independent
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ASHA, Sahiya, NRHM, Commons, Medical and Health Commons, India

24.

Banning Child Pornography

Economic and Political Weekly, Vol. 51, Issue No. 13, 26 Mar, 2016
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 04 Apr 2016
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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Child Pornography, Pornography, Supreme Court, Government, Pornographic Material, Internet, Web, Digital, Sex Crime

25.

Minting Money in an NGO Way

The Global Journal, 2012
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 13 Aug 2012
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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NGO, Corruption, India

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Population Stabilisation in Bihar, India: Situational Analysis and Future Directions

Population Trends and Policy Options in Selected Developing Countries, Partners in Population and Development, Bangladesh and Population Communications, USA, Joe Thomas, ed., 2012
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Nov 2012
Anant Kumar and Jay Satia
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi and Independent
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Population Stabilisation, Bihar, India

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AIDS Orphans and Vulnerable Children in India: Problems, Prospects, and Concerns

Social Work in Public Health, 27:3, 205-212
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 09 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2013
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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HIV/AIDS, orphan and vulnerable children, health, epidemic, social interventions

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Contextualising Local Level Interventions and Programmes of Poverty Alleviation

Journal of Health and Development, Vol.1, No. 4, pp 103-110, October - December 2005
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 07 Feb 2009
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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Poverty, Development

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HIV/AIDS Program in Jharkhand: A Critical Review

Social Work in Public Health, 27:4, 361-378, 2012
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 Jun 2012
Anant Kumar and Rajesh Gopal
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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AIDS, epidemic, HIV, Jharkhand, NGO, targeted intervention

30.

Rights of the Disabled

Yojana, Vol. 48, December 2004
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 26 Feb 2009
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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Rights, Disability

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Cleft Lip Surgical Intervention in Resource Constraint Settings: A Case Report

Health, Vol. 8, No. 5, pp. 472-478, 2016
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 30 Mar 2016
Anant Kumar and Loree Kalliainen
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill
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Cleft Lip, Self-Esteem, Social Perception, Women’s Health, Resource-Constrained, India

32.

Income and Saving Habits Among Rickshaw Pullers in Ranchi

Jharkhand Journal of Development and Management Studies, Vol. 15, No.1, March 2017, pp. 7197-7209
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 07 Feb 2018
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi, Partners in Population and Development, Maitri India, Maitri India and Maitri India
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Rickshaw Pullers, Income, Saving Habits, Jan-Dhan Yojana, Financial Services, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India

33.

Adolescent Health

Health Action; 18(7):20-22.
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 24 Apr 2013
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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Adolescent health, Suicide, Poverty, Policy, HIV

34.

Happy Days are ‘Not’ Here!

Economic and Political Weekly 52(19):24-27, 2017
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 16 Feb 2018
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi, Global Institute of Public Health and Santhigiri Research Foundation, Global Institute of Public Health, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India, Global Institute of Public Health and Mizoram University
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Happiness, Happiness Index, Social determinants of health

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Mental Health

Yojana, Vol. 46, March 2002
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 08 Feb 2009
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
Downloads 17 (555,440)

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Mental Health

36.

Society for Health and Development: Developed or Stagnated

International NGO Journal, Vol. 2, No. 5, pp. 106-107, May 2007
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 06 Feb 2009
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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NGO

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The ‘Spittoon Syndrome’ How Effective Will Be the Anti-Spitting Initiatives in India?

Economic and political weekly LI(26):26-27
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 07 Feb 2018
Global Institute of Public Health, Global Institute of Public Health and Santhigiri Research Foundation, Mizoram University, Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi, Independent and Global Institute of Public Health, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
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Public Health, Sppitting, Tubeculosis, Behaviour Change

38.

Alzheimer's - Stop Before it Starts

Health Dialogue, Issue No. 45, April-June 2006
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 17 Jun 2009
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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Alzheimer’s Disease, Mental, Health, Dementia

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Realizing Full Potential of Sahiyas: An Action Brief

Impression, Issue No. 2. June 2009
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 24 Jun 2009
Anant Kumar and Jay Satia
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi and Independent
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NRHM, Sahiya

40.

A Demand for a National Commission for Men in India: A Rationale and Its Possible Consequences

Posted: 17 Jun 2019
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi

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men’s rights, gender, violence against men, dowry harassment, crime against men, national commission for men, India

41.

Health and Social Security Needs of Rickshaw Pullers in Ranchi

Social Work in Public Health (2016)
Posted: 15 Apr 2016
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi, Partners in Population and Development, Maitri India, Maitri India and Maitri India

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Rickshaw pullers, urban-health, social determinants of health, health-seeking behavior, Ranchi, Jharkhand

42.

Complementing Gender Analysis Methods

Anant Kumar (2015): Complementing Gender Analysis Methods, Journal of Evidence-Informed Social Work, 00:1–12, 2015, DOI: 10.1080/15433714.2014.997097
Posted: 10 May 2015
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi

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Gender, equality, equity, framework, analysis, development, feminism

43.

Violence Against Women and Mental Health

Elsevier, Mental Health and Prevention 2013
Posted: 24 Aug 2013
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi

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Mental health, Violence against women, Women, Policy, Human rights, Abuse

44.

Operations Research in HIV/AIDS

Anant Kumar (2013) Operations Research in HIV/AIDS, Journal of Evidence-Based Social Work, 10:4, 353-357
Posted: 24 Jul 2013
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi

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AIDS, HIV, operations research

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Training Needs Assessment of Service Providers: Targeted Intervention for HIV/AIDS in Jharkhand, India

Anant Kumar & Prakash Kumar (2013) Training Needs Assessment of Service Providers: Targeted Intervention for HIV/AIDS in Jharkhand, India, Journal of Evidence-Based Social Work, 10:4, 365-372
Posted: 24 Jul 2013
Anant Kumar and Prakash Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi and Xavier Institute of Social Service

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Capacity building, HIV/AIDS, service provider, targeted intervention, training, training needs assessment

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Total Downloads: 5
1.

Politics Around Washrooms

Economic and political weekly 52(48), December 2017
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 17 Jun 2019
Anant Kumar
Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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Washrooms, Politics, school

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The Hookah Epidemic: Emerging Public Health Threat in the Kurdish Region of Iraq

Journal of Health Systems. 2016 May 26;2(1):16–8.
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 11 Feb 2017
Dilshad Jaff and Anant Kumar
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Gillings School of Global Public Health and Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi
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Hookah, Shisha, Narghile, Tobacco, Smoking, Public health, Kurdistan