Publications

Peer-reviewed journal articles

Oreglia, Elisa and Janaki Srinivasan. 2019.” Human and non-human intermediation in rural agricultural markets.” Journal of Cultural Economy. (Authors’ version)

Srinivasan, Janaki; Savita Bailur; Emrys Schoemaker and Sarita Seshagiri. 2018. “The Poverty of Privacy: Understanding Privacy Trade-Offs From Identity Infrastructure Users in India.” International Journal of Communication 12, 1–20.

Srinivasan, Janaki; Megan Finn and Morgan Ames. 2017. “Information Determinism: The Consequences of the Faith in Information.” Information Society 33 (1).

Oreglia, Elisa and Janaki Srinivasan. 2016. “ICT, Intermediaries, and the Transformation of Gendered Power Structures.” MIS Quarterly 40(2): 501-510.

Srinivasan, Janaki and Jenna Burrell. 2015. “On the Importance of Price Information to Fishers and to Economists: Revisiting Mobile Phone Use Among Fishers in Kerala.” Information Technologies & International Development Vol. 11 (1).

Srinivasan, Janaki. 2012. “Looking Beyond Information Provision: The Importance of being a Kiosk Operator in the Sustainable Access In Rural India (SARI) Project, Tamilnadu.Information Technologies & International Development Vol 8: 101-114.

Parthasarathy, Balaji and Janaki Srinivasan. 2008. “How the Development of ICTs Affects ICTs for Development: Social Contestation in the Shaping of Standards for the Information Age.” Science Technology & Society 13: 279-301.

Peer-reviewed conference papers

Chaudhuri, Bidisha; Purnabha Dasgupta; Onkar Hoysala; Linus Kendall and Janaki Srinivasan. 2017. “Actor-Networks and Practices of Development: Impact of a Weather Information System in West Bengal.”  In Jyoti Choudrie; M. Sirajul Islam; Fathul Wahid; Julian M. Bass and Johanes Eka Priyatma (eds.) 14th International Conference on Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries (ICT4D), Yogyakarta, Indonesia. IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology Vol 504: 809-81.

Chaudhuri, Bidisha; Linus Kendall; Janaki Srinivasan; Onkar Hoysala, and Purnabha Dasgupta. 2017. “Understanding capabilities through everyday practice: The case of a weather information system for farmers in West Bengal.” In ACM Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies and Development (ICTD ’17), Lahore, Pakistan.

Johri, Aditya and Janaki Srinivasan. 2014. “Aligning with Data: Populating the ‘Unique Identity’ Infrastructure in India.” In ACM Proceedings of the Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW), Baltimore.

Finn, Megan; Janaki Srinivasan and Rajesh Veeraraghavan. 2014. “Seeing with Paper: Government Documents and Material Participation.” In IEEE Proceedings of the 47th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), Hawaii. Awarded the Best paper award in the Digital and Social Media track.

Srinivasan, Janaki and Jenna Burrell. 2013. “Revisiting the Fishers of Kerala, India.” In IEEE Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Development, Cape Town.

Srinivasan, Janaki and Aditya Johri. 2013. “Creating Machine Readable Men: Legitimizing the ʻAadhaarʼ Mega E-Infrastructure Project in India.” In IEEE Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Development, Cape Town.

Srinivasan, Janaki. 2010. “From Telecom Switches to Telecenters: Changes in the “Telecom for Development” Discourse in India (1947-1999).” In IEEE Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Development, University of London.

Srinivasan, Janaki. 2007. “The Role of Trustworthiness in Information Kiosk Projects.” In IEEE Proceedings of the 2nd  International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Development, Bangalore, 345-352.

Reports and other publications

Srinivasan, Janaki. 2015. “Reimagining Terms, Rethinking Expertise.” [Review of the book New Media, Development and Globalization: Making Connections in the Global South by Don Slater]. In Information Technologies & International Development, Vol. 11(1).

Srinivasan, Janaki. 2011. The Political Life Of Information: ‘Information’ and the Practice of Governance in India. Doctoral Thesis. University of California, Berkeley.      

Srinivasan, Janaki. 2010. The Politics of Information Systems: Lessons for the Budget Information System. Monograph published by Centre for Budget Policy Studies, Bangalore.

Srinivasan, Janaki. 2005. Research Report on the Gender impacts of the Sustainable Access in Rural India (SARI) project. Submitted to the Research Program on Engendering ICT Policy. Gender Caucus Panel, 2nd World Summit on Information Society, Tunis, November.

Srinivasan, Janaki. 2005.  “An Analysis of SARI Kiosks in Tamilnadu.” In Balaji Parthasarathy ed., Information and Communication Technologies for Development: A Comparative Analysis of Impacts and Costs from India, Report submitted to the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Government of India, New Delhi. IIITB.

Srinivasan, Janaki. 2004. The Effects of E-Governance Implementation on Women: A Study of The Sustainable Access In Rural India (SARI) Project, Tamilnadu, India. Master’s Thesis. IIITB.

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