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Matriliny to Patriliny: A Study of the Rabha Society

By: Manis Kumar Raha

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gian Publishing House: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026243

ISBN: 8121202442

Condition: Very Good


Printed pages: 383 with 10 b/w illustrations. Slightly rubbed dust jacket. View more info

North East India: The Human Landscape

By: Manis Kumar Raha

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2014

Seller ID: 701004

ISBN: 9789351250470

Condition: New


NORTH-EAST India is one of the most attractive regions of India. Its attraction is not only for its extraordinary natural beauty but also for its diversities in different levels. One can find the marked natural diversities and also diversities in ethnic level. The people who belong to different tribal and non-tribal groups, live in different states of this region. They have different genetical make up, different ethnicities and identities, different economic, social, political and religious systems. While some of the biological and cultural parameters are common among some of them, for many ot... View more info

Dimensions of Human Society and Culture

By: Manis Kumar Raha

Price: $15.66

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.:

Seller ID: 105815

ISBN: 8121205204

Condition: New


This planet, the home of humankind, has given shelter to 550 crores of human beings who reside in different ecological conditions in all the five continents. They have a varied occupational Pattern ranging from the most 'backward' Hunting and collection to the most sophisticated professions of the modern world. they live in different types of Society with different Ethnic situations, having different social structures, different rites de passages, different interactional Patterns and network of relations. The customs, manners and the norm in their Societies also vary. They have embraced differ... View more info

The Sherpas of the Himalayas: Their Life, Culture and Society

By: Manis Kumar Raha, Palash Chandra Coomar & Sudip Bhui (Authors)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 2016

Seller ID: 112427

ISBN: 9789351251941

Condition: New


The present book is a detailed first of its kind study of the Sherpas inhabiting Darjeeling District of West Bengal and South District of Sikkim. This ethnographic study among the Sherpas of these two areas was undertaken by the authors because firstly the Sherpas here have very interesting culture and secondly these people here are very little known. All detailed studies so far published are on the Sherpas of Nepal. So, people know about the Sherpas of Nepal but not about them living in Darjeeling and Sikkim. From this detailed study the readers of this book, particularly those who are intere... View more info

The Tribal People of India: Society, Culture and Development

By: Prabodh Kumar Bhowmick and Manis Kumar Raha (eds.)

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Kolkata, India, R.N. Bhattacharya: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025732

ISBN: 8187661402

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 623 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Security, Political Autonomy and Development of Andaman and Nicobar Islands

By: Swapan K. Biswas & Manis Kumar Raha and Palash Chandra Coomar (Eds.)

Price: $51.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2018

Seller ID: 701042

ISBN: 9789386682307

Condition: New


The Andaman and Nicobar Group of Islands consisting of over 500 islands, islets and rocks, is situated in the Bay of Bengal about 1200 km. from the mainland of India. These islands have a long history which ever goes beyond the period when the British took control of Andaman Islands in 1790 and Nicobar Islands in 1869. The book deals mainly with the security of the Islands, claim for the autonomy and also the development of the Islands. The isolation and the remoteness of these islands from mainland India, once made these islands almost defenseless, and as a result these islands were prone to... View more info