Philip Oldenburg

Region of Interest

South Asia

Primary Country of Residence

United States of America


Independent Scholar and Research Scholar


Southern Asian Institute Columbia University


Mailing Address

Southern Asian Institute
Columbia University

730 Fort Washington Ave., Apt. 6J
New York, NY 10040 USA

Phone/Fax Number(s)

phones: 917-657-0006 (home office)
212-927-0422 (residence)

Countries of Specialization

India, Pakistan

Research Interests

democratization processes, India and Pakistan;
grassroots governance and the state in India;

Teaching Interests

comparative politics and international relations of South Asia;
special focus on democratization and the role of the state.


None on file.


democratization processes ; grassroots governance ; politics ; ...