Jindal Institute of Behavioural Sciences (JIBS) will publish an annual peer-reviewed journal ‘International Journal of Emerging Trends in Behavioural Sciences’ from 2021.


Bhatia, D., Mohite, V., Spataro, P. et al. (2021). Effects of pointing movements on visuospatial working memory in a joint-action condition: Evidence from eye movements. Memory Cognition.

Fayaz, I. (2021). What stops children from disclosing sexual abuse: perspectives from adults. Journal of Loss and Trauma, 1-4.

Pirozhenko,T. &  Khartman, O. &  Soroka, I. (2021). The Features of Pre-School and Primary School Children’s Value Formation Process and the Development of their World Views. Psychological Journal, 7 (5), 38-49.

Mishra, A., Gondhali, U. & Choudhary, S. (2021). Estimating the Genetic Polymorphisms of Gujarat Population using 17 Y Chromosomal STR loci. OnLine Journal of Biological Sciences, 21(2), 388-394. DOI: 10.3844/ojbsci.2021.388.394

Jamal, F., Agarwal, R., Mishra, A., & Gondhali, U. (2021). Estimation of Stature from Foot Dimensions from Female Population of Rajasthan. Medico Legal Update, 21(2), 524-528.

Nair V.V., Sahni S.P. & Andzenge D.T. (2021). An Explorative Study of Coping Mechanisms towards Vulnerability & Victimization within Commercial Sexual Exploitation in India. International Journal Public Sociology & Sociotheraphy, 1(2), 51-61. ISSN: 2691-9192, DOI: 10.4018/IJPSS.2021070104

Khetrapal, N., Khera, G. (2021) Under the spell of SARS-CoV-2: A closer look at the sociopolitical dynamics. History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences, 4369.

Nair, V. V., Sahni, S. P., & Andzenge, D. D. T. (2021). Experiences of survivors of commercial sexual exploitation availing rehabilitation at R&P homes in India. Torture Journal31(1), 64–75.

Khanna, P., Singh, K. & Proctor, C. (2021). Exploring the Impact of a Character Strengths Intervention on Well-Being in Indian Classrooms. School Mental Health.

Varkey, S.A., & Nair, V.V. (2021). Understanding Moral and Social Deterrence of Crime Prevention: Revisiting Cesare Beccaria in Criminal Justice Systems of USA & India, Internet Journal of Restorative Justice: 2056-2985.

Phakey, N., Godara, K., Garg, D., & Sharma, S. (2021). Psychogenic nonepileptic seizures and psychosocial management: A narrative review. Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology. DOI: 10.4103/aian.AIAN_884_20

Verma, S
., & Krishnakumar, A. (2021). Towards a witness centric approach: analysis of witness protection scheme, 2018. Crime, Law and Social Change.

Khanna,P. & Singh, K. (2021). Stress management training and gratitude journaling in the classroom: an initial investigation in Indian context. Current  Psychology.

Krishnakumar, A., & Verma, S. (2021). Understanding Domestic Violence in India during COVID-19: A Routine Activity Approach. Asian Journal of Criminology.


Bantha, T., Sahni, S. P. (2020). An Empirical Investigation. Journal of Xidian University, 14(3), 260 – 264

Faruk, M.O., Sahni, S.P., Kirchhoff, G.F., (2020). Absence of Respect and Recognition of Victims in the Criminal Justice System in Bangladesh. International Journal of Emerging Trends in Social Sciences, 8 (2),51-56, DOI:10.20448/2001.82.51.56

Sharma, S., Sahni, S.P., Chahal, A. (2020). Ethical Fiber and Psychological Contract of Social Entrepreneurs (review paper), Journal for International Business and Entrepreneurship Development, 2020. 12(2-3), 199-216

Verma, S. (2020). Defeated but not defunct: an analysis of establishment of strong presence of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria in India. Internet Journal of Restorative Justice.

Nair, V. V. (2020). Drones as Futuristic Crime Prevention Strategy: Situational Review during COVID-19 Lockdown. Journal of Social Sciences64(1-3), 22-29.

Choudhury T.& Choudhury R. (2020). Mental Health Vulnerability in different groups of populations during COVID-19: Perspectives from India. International Journal of Indian Psychology8(4), 1248-1259. DIP:18.01.136/20200804, DOI:10.25215/0804.136

Choudhury, T. & Choudhury, R. (2020). The Conversation: Understanding Young Women’s Childhood and its Impact on Mental Health at the University Counselling Centre. Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences Studies, 2(4), 159-169.

Verma S., Mishra A. (2020). Depression, anxiety, and stress and socio-demographic correlates among general Indian public during COVID-19. International Journal of Social Psychiatry.

Verma, S., Saharan, A., Pocumpally, A. T., & Biswas, M. (2020). Tentacles of COVID-19 in India: Impact on Indian Economy, Society, Polity and Geopolitics. Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences Studies, 2(3), 54-61.

Bantha, T., Sahni, S. P. & Yadava, M. (2020). Identification of Enablers for Reducing Students Incivility in Classrooms – An Exploratory Investigation. International Journal of Higher Education, 9 (2), 193 – 199. doi:10.5430/ijhe.v9n2p193

Sharma, M., Sahni, S.P. & Sharma, S. (2020). Structured Problem Solving – Combined Approach using 8D and Six-Sigma Case Study. Engineering Management in Production and Services.

Sharma, S., Sahni, S.P. (2020). The world of male and female social entrepreneurs. Strategic Change -Special Issue on Gender and Entrepreneurship.


Sharma, M., Sahni, S. P., & Sharma, S. (2019).Validating a destructive measurement system using Gauge R&R — A case study, Engineering Management in Production and Services, 11(4), 34-42, Doi:

Sharma, M., Sahni, S. P., & Sharma, S. (2019). Reduction of defects in the lapping process of the silicon wafer manufacturing: the Six Sigma application. Engineering Management in Production and Services, 11 (2), 87-105. Doi:

Sharma, S., Aggarwal, S. & Sahni, S.(2019). Identifying five psychological constructs underpinning the success of social entrepreneurs. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management.

Nair V.V (2019). Evolutionary Social Contract of Homosexuals in India, Indian Journal of Health, Sexuality and Culture, 5(1). pg. 18-26 (June 2019), ISSN: 2581-575X

Nair V.V (2019). The State of Victimization of Commercial Sex Workers in India, Journal of Legal Studies & Research, Vol 5 Issue 1 (February 2019), ISSN 2455-2437

Verma, S., & Srivastava, V. (2019). Urban homelessness and baseras/shelters: an evaluative study conducted during winter in NCT Delhi. Journal of Social Distress and the Homeless, 1-17.

Singh, K., Junnarkar, M., Singh, D., Suchday, S., Mitra, S., & Dayal, P. (2019). Associations between Religious/ Spiritual Practices and Well-Being in Indian Elderly Rural Women. Journal of Religion and Health, pp 1 – 22. 


Sahni S.P., Sharma S., Aggarwal S (2018) A Critical Review and Future Directions for Research: Personality and Social Entrepreneurial Success. International Journal of Psychology and Psychoanalysis

Sahni, S. P. & Jain, G. (2018). Euthanasia: A Review on Worldwide Legal Status and Public Opinion.Criminology and Criminal Law Review, 1 (1), 63-76.​

Singh, K., Junnarkar, M. & Mitra, S. (2018) Validation of Hindi Translated Scales on Grit, Resilience, and Well-being. Journal of Indian Academy of Applied Psychology (JIAPP), 44 (1), 89-98.


Jain, G. & Thakur, A. (2017). Elderly Women in India: Some Notable Initiatives. Femicide (Academic Council on the United Nations System),8, 27-31.

Rath R., Reicher S. (2017). Riots, Religion and the Mobilisation of Communal Hatred in India . In G. Elcheroth & S. Reicher (Eds.), Identity, Violence and Power (pp. 155-181). London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Chen, R., Piercy, F. P., Huang, W. J., Jaramillo-Sierra, A. L., Karimi, H., Chang, W. N., Palit, M. & Antonio, A. (July 2017). A Cross-National Study of Therapists’ Perceptions and Experiences of Premature Dropout from Therapy. Journal of Family Psychotherapy, 1-16. doi: 10.1080/08975353.2017.1343067. 


Jain, G., Palit, M., & Dhanda, A. (2016). Honor restored with the blood shed of loved ones: Honor killing and bystander intervention.Femicide (ACUNS), 4, 99-105. 

Palit, M., Dhanda, A., & Jain, G. (2016). Preventing femicide in India: Valuing and safeguarding the girl child and women. Femicide (ACUNS), 4, 106-110. 

Kumar, V., Srivastava, D. K., Sahni, S. & Jain, G. (2016). Psychological Responses toInfluenza A, H1N1 (‘Swine Flu’) in India. Journal of Psychosocial Research. 11(1), 201-213. 

Palit, M. & Allen, K. (2016). Making meaning of the virginity experience: Young men’s perceptions in the United States.Sexual & Relationship Therapy Journal,1-16, doi: 10.1080/14681994.2016.1237771.


Jaramillo-Sierra, A. L., Piercy, F., Chen, R., Chang, W. N., Palit, M., Karimi, H., … & Antonio, A. (2015). Couple and Family Therapists’ Perceptions of Women’s Depression and Preferred Treatment Modalities: A Cross-National Exploration. Journal of Family Psychotherapy, 26(3), 226-242. 

Sharma, S. (2015). A Study of Association between Cognitive Attributes, Appraisals and Depression in Children with High Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder. Journal of Psychology and Psychotherapy Research, 2(2), 1-9. 


Sharma, S. (2014). Appraisal, coping and negative affect: Comparative evaluation between typically developing and children with high-functioning autism. Journal of Psychology & Psychotherapy, 4(6), 165-171. doi:10.4172/2161-0487.1000165

 Piercy, F. P., Chang, W., Palit, M., Jaramillo-Sierra, A. L., Chen, R., Karimi, H., Martosudarmo, C., & Antonio, A. (2014). A Cross-national Study in Family Therapy Training: A Collaborative Pilot Project. Contemporary Family Therapy, 36, 250-259. Doi: 10.1007/s10591-014-9300-z