Changing Tribal Life: A Socio-Philosophical Perspective

By: Padmaja Sen (Ed.)

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Contents: Introduction. 1. Conceptualization of the Hos of Singhbhum as a tribe/Asoka Kumar Sen. 2. Constructing a tribe: a case study of the oraons and the Tana Bhagats in late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries/Sangeeta Das Gupta. 3. A socio-philosophical change in tribal life/Mondal Hembrom. 4. Eternal and ephemeral: the significance of myth and ritual among the Ho/Ritambhara Hebbar. 5. Changing world views of the indigenous (Mulvasi-Adivasi) people of Jharkhand: a socio-philosophical perspective/Pashupati Prasad Mahato. 6. Folk treatment system of tribal society in Eastern India/Adikanda Mahanta. 7. Bengalee-Santal equation: dialectics of identity and assimilation/Sankar Sengupta. 8. Socio-religion of the tribes of West Bengal/Tapashi Ghosh. 9. Forest people, modern people: modernity and social change among the Ho and Munda people of Jharkhand/Barbara Verardo. 10. Changing tribal life of Chotanagpur: Christianity as a catalyst/Chittaranjan Kumar Paty. 11. How should we resolve value-laden practical problems in changing tribal societies?/Debashis Guha. 12. Value, valuation and tribal society/Padmaja Sen. 13. Development: conflicting ideologies/S.N.M. Topno. 14. Approaches to tribal development: A sociological analysis/Sunil Kumar Singh. Index. Printed Pages: 155.

Title: Changing Tribal Life: A Socio-Philosophical Perspective

Author Name: Padmaja Sen (Ed.)

Categories: India, Philosophy,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 2003

ISBN: 8180690237

ISBN 13: 9788180690235

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

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Keywords: Changing Tribal Life: A Socio-Philosophical Perspective Padmaja Sen (Ed.)