TITLE

Abuses in Nagaland

AUTHOR(S)
Sundquist, John
PUB. DATE
July 1998
SOURCE
Christian Century;07/15/98, Vol. 115 Issue 20, p670
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the persecution of the Nagas, an ethnic group in India's northeast. Statistics on the religion of the tribe; Estimated number of Nagas who were persecuted during their 50-year struggle with India; Discussion on the isolation of the Nagas.
ACCESSION #
880605

 

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