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Accumulation and Dispossession: Communal Land in North East India

By: Asok Kumar Ray

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2017

Seller ID: 117892

ISBN: 9789350024331

Condition: New


The book sketches a road map of privatisation, accumulation and dispossesion of communal land in the tribal areas of North East India from pre-colonial times to the neo-liberal era. Spread over five chapters, this study unfolds with the saga of privatisation of communal land in the backdrop of a larger theoretical and historical canvas. It deasl with the different institutional modes of privatisation, accumulation and dispossesion of communal land, the changes in land use and cropping patterns, the changes in land relations and the land-based identity of the tribal community as a result. The c... View more info

Population Dynamics in North-East India

By: Asok Kumar Ray & Sutapa Sengupta

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Om Publications: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 103188

ISBN: 8190676601

Condition: New


Population question in the northeast region assumed critical dimension from the 1950s onward. This happened mainly because of the externally induced demographic growth in this region. Many movements took place in the mean time in the region to address the issue. Yet over the last four decades, this question remained unresolved. From social policy angle, the states of this region exhibited failed state syndrome. This led to both quantitative and qualitative crises of growing population in the region.Population question in the northeast region assumed critical dimension from the 1950s onward. Th... View more info