TITLE

Contested discourses: Politics of ethnic identity and autonomy in the Jharkhand region of India

AUTHOR(S)
Prakash, Amit
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Alternatives: Global, Local, Political;Oct-Dec1999, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p461
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the politics of ethnic identity and autonomy in Jharkhand, India. Prevalence of ethnic conflicts; Consequence of nationalist discourse dependence; Relevance of legislation and education on viewing colonial from precolonial state; Characterization of the Jharkhandi community; Aspects of colonial discourse in tribal regions.
ACCESSION #
2925025

 

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