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  • Reproductive Ill-Health among women in South India: Levels, Patterns and Determinants (2011) by Krishnakumar C.S, VDM publishers, Germany.
  • Dreaming Mobility and Buying Vulnerability: Overseas Recruitment Practices in India (2011) M. S. Jayakumar co-authored with S. Irudaya Rajan and V.J. Varghese. Routledge, New Delhi.

Publications in National and International Journals

  • “Looking beyond the emigration act 1983: Revisiting the recruitment practices in India”M S Jayakumar coauthored with S Irudaya Rajan and V J Varghese in Governance and Labour Migration: India Migration Report 2010 edited by S Irudaya Rajan.
  • “Overseas Recruitment Practices in India”, 2008. Research Report, M S Jayakumar co authored with S Irudaya Rajan and V J Varghese.
  • “Trends and Patterns in Mortality in India: Historical Roots and Contemporary Development Experience”, In Shaping India: Land, Population, Institutions and State in Historical Perspective, Edited by D Narayana and Raman Mahadevan, published by Taylor and Francis Group.
  • “Low Birth Weight and Nutritional Status of Mothers in India”, Maternal and Child Health Journal, DOI 10.1007/s10995-009-0451-8, 2009.
  • “Gynaecological morbidity among Married Women in India: A Socio-demographic Analysis of Regional Contrast in Treatment Seeking Behaviour”, in The Journal of Family Welfare, Vol. 53, No. 2, December, 2007.
  • “Length of Fecund Life Span of Sterilised couples in India: An Examination of State Level Differentials and Correlates”, in Janasamkhya, A journal of Demography, Published by University of Kerala. Volume XXI, pp 43-55. Published in 2006.
  • “Motives to Move: A Probe into the Socio-cultural Factors Promoting Migration”, inSouth Asian Journal of Social and Political Sciences (SAJOSPS) July, 2008.
  • “Underemployment and Job Satisfaction- A Study among Government Employees” inKerala Sociologist. Vol. XXXI No. 1 June 2003.
  • “The Impact of Consumer Courts on the Protection of Consumers” in Kerala Sociologist, Vol. XXX. No.1 June 2002.


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