Thomas, Pradip Ninan and van de Fliert, Elske Interrogating the theory and practice of communication for social change: the basis for renewal. Basingstoke, United Kingdom: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.
Thomas, Pradip Ninan Digital India: Understanding information, communication and social change. New Delhi, India: Sage Publications India, 2012.
Thomas, Pradip Ninan Negotiating communication rights: Case studies from India. New Delhi, India: Sage Publications, 2011. doi:10.4135/9781446270325
Thomas, Pradip Ninan Political economy of communications in India: The good, the bad and the ugly. New Delhi, India: Sage Publications, 2010. doi:10.4135/9788132112334
Thomas, Pradip Ninan Strong Religion, Zealous Media: Christian Fundamentalism and Communication in India. New Delhi, India: Sage, 2008.
Thomas, Pradip N. Communicating Difference: The Making and Unmaking of Common Values in India. London: World Association for Christian Communication, 2000.
Thomas, Pradip Ninan (2016). Observations on journalism and communication education in India. In Peter Simonson and David. W. Park (Ed.), The international history of communication study (pp. 435-451) New York, NY, United States: Routledge.
Thomas, Pradip Ninan (2015). Theorising voice in India: the jan sunwai and the right to information movement. In Chris Atton (Ed.), The Routledge companion to alternative and community media (pp. 134-143) Abbingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom: Routledge.
Thomas, Pradip (2015). India, China and the challenge of intellectual property at digital age. In Cao Jin and Graham Murdock (Ed.), New media and metropolitan life: connecting, consuming, creating (pp. 131-145) Shanghai, China: Fudan University Press.
Thomas, Pradip (2015). Communication towards a negotiated peace: conflict, contestation and the media. In Julia Hoffmann and Virgil Hawkins (Ed.), Communication and peace: mapping an emerging field (pp. 303-315) Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom: Routledge.
Thomas, Pradip N. (2014). Theorizing development, communication and social change. In Clifford Christians and Kaarle Nodenstreng (Ed.), Communication Theories in a Multicultural World (pp. 213-227) New York , NY, United States: Peter Lang Publishing.
Thomas, Pradip N. (2014). Beyond the dominant paradigm of communication rights? Observations from South Asia. In Claudia Padovani and Andrew Calabrese (Ed.), Communication rights and social justice: historical accounts of transnational mobilisations (pp. 135-151) Basingstoke, Hampshire, United Kingdom: Palgrave Macmillan. doi:10.1057/9781137378309
Thomas, Pradip Ninan (2014). Development communication and social change in historical context. In Karin Gwinn Wilkins, Thomas Tufte and Rafael Obregon (Ed.), The handbook of development communication and social change (pp. 7-19) Chichester, United Kingdom: Wiley-Blackwell. doi:10.1002/9781118505328.ch1
Thomas, Pradip Ninan (2014). Copyright and copyleft in India: between global agendas and local interests. In Matthew David and Debora Halbert (Ed.), The SAGE Handbook of Intellectual Property (pp. 355-369) London, UK: Sage Publications. doi:10.4135/9781473910027.n20
Thomas, Pradip (2012). News makers in the era of citizen journalism: The view from India. In Judith Clarke and Michael Bromley (Ed.), International news in the digital age: East-West perceptions of a new world order (pp. 149-165) New York, NY, United States: Routledge.
Thomas, Pradip Ninan (2012). Beyond the status quo? Observations on theorising development, the digital and social change in India. In Srinivas R. Melkote (Ed.), Development communication in directed social change: A reappraisal of theory and practice (pp. 218-230) Singapore: Asian Media Information and Communication Centre (AMIC).
Thomas, Pradip Ninan (2012). Whither televangelism: Opportunities, trends, challenges. In Pradip Ninan Thomas and Philip Lee (Ed.), Global and local televangelism (pp. 234-246) New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
Lee, Philip and Thomas, Pradip Ninan (2012). Introduction: Public media and the right to memory: Towards an encounter with justice. In Philip Lee and Pradip Ninan Thomas (Ed.), Public memory, public media and the politics of justice (pp. 1-22) Basingstoke, Hampshire, United Kingdom: Palgrave Macmillan.
Thomas, Pradip Ninan (2011). Accountability and media accountability: A view from India. In Manuel Pinto and Helen Sousa (Ed.), Communication and citizenship: Rethinking crisis and change (pp. 33-46) Coimbra, Portugal: Gracio Editor.
Pradip Thomas (2010). The analysis of social change: From modernisation to new social movements. In Pradip Thomas and Michael Bromley (Ed.), An introduction to communication and social change (pp. 11-21) St. Lucia , Qld, Australia: UQP.
Thomas, Pradip (2008). A contemporary "denial of access": Knowledge, IPR and the public good. In 曹晋 Cao Jin and 赵月枝 Zhao Yuezhi (Ed.), 传播政治经济学: 英文读本 (pp. 334-342) Shanghai, China: Fudan University Press.
Thomas, Pradip N. (2008). Making a difference: the right to information movement and social change. In Lee, Philip (Ed.), Communicating peace: entertaining angels unawares (pp. 137-155) Penang, Malaysia: Southbound.
Thomas, P. N. (2007). The case for communication in theological education. In Rolfes, H. and Zukowski, A. A. (Ed.), Communicatio Socialis: Challenge of Theology and Ministry in the Church (pp. 169-177) Kassel: Kassel University Press.
Thomas, P. N. (2007). Communication and Social Change: Expanding the research agenda. In Srampickal, J. and Aram, A. (Ed.), Understanding Development Communication First ed. (pp. 143-162) New Delhi, India: Media House.
Thomas, P. N. and Nyamnjob, F. B. (2007). Intellectual property challenges in Africa: Indigenous knowledge systems and the fate of connected worlds.. In Mazonde, E. N. and Thomas, P. N. (Ed.), Indigenous Knowledge Systems and Intellectual Property in the Twenty-First Century First ed. (pp. 12-25) Dakar: Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa, WACC.
Thomas, P N and Servaes, J E J (2006). IPR and communications: Markets, communities and the public domain. In Pradip Thomas and Jan Servaes (Ed.), Intellectual property rights and communications in Asia : Conflicting traditions (pp. 241-249) New Dehli: Sage.
Thomas, P N (2006). Uncommon futures: Interpreting IP contestations in India. In P. Thomas and J. Servaes (Ed.), Intellectual Property Rights and Communications in Asia: Conflicting Traditions (pp. 174-190) New Dehli: Sage.
Thomas, Pradip N. (2005). That persistent 'other': The political economy of copyright in India. In Bernard Bel, Jan Brouwer, Biswajit Das, Vibodh Parthasarathi and Guy Poitevin (Ed.), Media and Mediation (pp. 436-464) New Delhi, India: Sage Publications.
Pradip Thomas (2001). Freirean Futures: Towards a Further Understanding of Participatory Communications. In Richards, Michael, Thomas, Pradip and Nain, Zaharom (Ed.), Communication and Development: The Freirean Connection (pp. 241-253) New Jersey: Hampton Press.
Thomas, Pradip (2000). The State and Information Technology in India: Emerging Trends. In Nagel, S. S. (Ed.), India’s Development and Public Policy (pp. 115-136) Aldershot: Ashgate.
Thomas, Pradip (1997). An Inclusive NWICO: Cultural Resilience and Popular Resistance. In Golding, P. and Harris, P. (Ed.), Beyond Cultural Imperialism: Globalization, Communication and the New International Order (pp. 163-174) London: Sage Publishing/Sage Publications.
Thomas, Pradip (1997). Alternative Media Networking: The Need for Cautious Enthusiasm. In Media & Politics in Transition: Cultural Identity in the Age of Globalization (pp. 53-60) Leuven: ACCO.
Thomas, Pradip (1996). Popular Theatre in Sickness and Health: Some Observations from India. In Servaes, J., Jacobson, T. and White, S. A. (Ed.), Participatory Communication for Social Change (pp. 213-222) New Delhi: Sage Publications.
Thomas, Pradip (1995). Traditional Communication and Democratisation: Practical Considerations. In Lee, P. (Ed.), The Democratisation of Communication (pp. 143-154) Cardiff: University of Wales Press.
Thomas, Pradip (1994). Participatory Development Communication: Philosophical Premises. In White, S. A., Nair, K. S. and Ascroft, J. S. (Ed.), Participatory Communication: Working for Change and Development (pp. 49-59) New Delhi: Sage Publications.
Thomas, Pradip (2015) Contested religion, media, and culture in India: explorations, old and new. Economic and Political Weekly, 50 18: 32-39.
Thomas, Pradip Ninan (2015) Communication and social change, making theory count. Nordicom Review, 36 Special issue: 71-78.
Thomas, Pradip (2015) Don't spoil my beautiful face: media, mayhem and human rights in the Pacific. Media International Australia, 154: 157-157.
Thomas, Pradip Ninan (2014) Public hearings and public spheres in India: the case of the Right to Information (RTI) Movement. Media International Australia, 152 152: 133-142.
Thomas, Pradip Ninan (2014) The 'Red Surge': media framing of Maoist struggles in India. The International Communication Gazette, 76 6: 485-504. doi:10.1177/1748048514533763
Thomas, Pradip Ninan (2014) Public sector software and the revolution: digital literacy in communist Kerala. Media, Culture and Society, 36 2: 258-268. doi:10.1177/0163443714526553
Thomas, Pradip (2014) The ambivalent state and the media in India: between elite domination and the public interest. International Journal of Communication, 8 466-482.
Thomas, Pradip Ninan (2013) Redeeming all India radio: Public (Service) Broadcasting and Communication Rights. Economic and Political Weekly, 48 31: 34-39.
Thomas, Pradip Ninan (2012) Public sector software, participatory communications and social change. Nordicom Review, 33 Special Issue: 77-90. doi:10.2478/nor-2013-0027
Thomas, Pradip N. (2012) The empowerment potential of public sector software (PSS). MedieKultur, 28 52: 115-131.
Thomas, Pradip N. (2010) Traditional knowledge and the Traditional Knowledge Digital Library: Digital quandaries and other concerns. The International Communication Gazette, 72 8: 659-673. doi:10.1177/1748048510380799
Thomas, Pradip (2009) Television in India: Satellites, politics and cultural change. South Asia, 32 3: 563-564. doi:10.1080/00856400903377239
Pradip N.Thomas, (2009) Bhoomi, Gyan Ganga, e-governance and the right to information: ICTs and development in India. Telematics and Informatics, 26 1: 20-31. doi:10.1016/j.tele.2007.12.004
Pradip N.Thomas, (2009) Selling God/saving souls: Religious commodities, spiritual markets and the media. Global Media and Communication, 5 1: 57-76. doi:10.1177/1742766508101314
Thomas, P. N. (2007) Christian Fundamentalism and the Media in South India. Media Development, LIV 1/2007 1: 23-31.
Thomas, P. N. (2007) The right to information movement and community radio in India. Communication for Development and Social Change, 1 1: 33-47.
Rønning, Helge, Thomas, Pradip, Tomaselli, Keyan G. and Teer-Tomaselli, Ruth (2006) Intellectual property rights and the political economy of culture. Critical Arts: A Journal of South-North Cultural Studies, 20 1: 1-19. doi:10.1080/02560040608557773
Louw, P E, Servaes, J E J and Thomas, P N (2006) Drugs, development and the media: How has the media performed? Can it perform better?. Development Bulletin, Feb 69: 36-38.
Thomas, P N (2006) Understanding the new sciences in the pursuit of life. Media Development, LIII 2/2006: 51-56.
Thomas, Pradip (2006) The communication rights in the information society (CRIS) campaign: Applying social movement theories to an analysis of global media reform. The International Communication Gazette, 68 4: 291-312. doi:10.1177/1748048506065763
Thomas, Pradip Ninan (2003) Gats and trade in audio-visuals: Culture, politics and empire. Economic and Political Weekly, 38 33: 3485-3493.
Thomas, Pradip Ninan (2003) Digital Cohabitations: The Social Consequences of Convergent Technologies. Media Development, 2 3-12.
Thomas, Pradip (2001) Copyright and the emerging knowledge economy in India. Economic and Political Weekly, 36 24: 2147-2156.
Thomas, Pradip (1999) Knowledge regimes: the WTO, IP and public interests in India. Telematics and Informatics, 26 1: 219-231. doi:10.1016/S0736-5853(00)00005-8
Thomas, Pradip N. (1999) Trading the nation: multilateral negotiations and the fate of communications in India. International Communication Gazette, 61 3-4: 275-292.
Thomas, Pradip N. (1993) Broadcasting and the state in India: towards relevant alternatives. International Communication Gazette, 51 1: 19-33.
Thomas, Pradip N. (1993) Informatization and change in India: cultural politics in a post-modern era. Asian Journal of Communication, 3 1: 64-83. doi:10.1080/01292989309359573
Vivienne, Sonja, Potter, Martin and Thomas, Pradip (2014). Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) as a tool for digital citizenship: preliminary surveys in India and Australia. In: Diana Bossio, Refereed Proceedings of the Australian and New Zealand Communication Association conference: The digital and the social: communication for inclusion and exchange. Australian and New Zealand Communication Association Annual Conference, Melbourne, Vic, Australia, (1-21). 9-11 July 2014.
Thomas, Pradip Ninan (2010). No policy as policy: The politics of broadcasting in India. In: International Communication Association 60th Annual Conference: Pre-conference on ‘Chindia’ Challenge to Global Communication, Suntec City, Singapore, (). June 22 2010.
Van de Fliert, Elske, Thi Vuong, Pham, Thi Minh Hien, Do, Thomas, Pradip and Nicetic, Oleg (2010). Out of comfort zones, into realities: Research for development with upland ethnic minority communities in North West Vietnam. In: Ika Darnhofer and Michaela Grötzer, Proceedings of the 9th European IFSA Symposium. 9th European IFSA Symposium, Vienna, Austria, (330-342). 4-7 July 2010.
Thomas, P N (2006). Bhoomi, Gyan Ganga, e-governance and the right to information: ICTS and development in India. In: Knowledge Societies for All: Media Communication Strategies. International Association for Mass Communication Research, Cairo, Egypt, (1-26). 23-28 July 2006.
Thomas, P. N. (2006). Karaoke Christianity: Christian TV, new churches and the neo-pentecostal turn in Chennai. In: Proceedings of: International Conference on Fundamentalism and the Media. International Conference on Fundamentalism and the Media, Boulder, Colorado, United States of America, (1-35). 10-12 October 2006.
Thomas, P. (2005). The extent to which a liberalised, complex and rich media environment excludes or can bring in the perspective of the poor. In: International Donors Policy Forum on Media Development: Briefing Papers and Case Studies. International Donors Policy Forum on Media Development, London, (1-8). 13-14 October, 2005.
Louw, P.E., Thomas, P. and Servaes, J.E.J. (2005). Communication for Development and Social Change. In: Beris Gwynne, Future Directions for Australia's Relations with her Neighbours: Critical Issues in Health, Development Communication and peace-building. Future Directions for Australia's Relations with her Neighbours, Customs House, Brisbane, (1-6). 5 Sept 2005.
Thomas, Pradip (2005). CRIS and global media governance: Communication rights and social change. In: C. Bailey and K. Barnett, Social Change in the 21st Century 2005 Conference Proceedings. Social Change in the 21st Century, Brisbane, Australia, (1-11). 28 October 2005.