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Nightmarch: A Journey into India's Naxal Heartlands

By: Alpa Shah

Price: $46.60

Publisher: Noida, Harper Collins/ Harper Collins Publishers India: 2018

Seller ID: 1201577

ISBN: 9789353023867

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 352 View more info

Savage Attack: Tribal Insurgency in India

By: Crispin Bates & Alpa Shah (Eds)

Price: $15.05

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2014

Seller ID: 101793

ISBN: 8187358696

Condition: New


In Savage Attack: Tribal Insurgency in India the authors ask whether there is anything particularly adivasi about the forms of resistance that have been labelled as adivasi movements. What does it mean to speak about adivasi as opposed to peasant resistance? Can one differentiate adivasi resistance from that of other lower castes such as the dalits? In this volume the authors move beyond stereotypes of tribal rebellion to argue that it is important to explore how and why particular forms of resistance are depicted as adivasi issues at particular points in time. Interpretations that have depict... View more info