Author:Sachchidananda & B.B. Mandal (Authors)


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Industrialization and Social Disorganization: A Study of Tribals in Bihar

By: Sachchidananda & B.B. Mandal (Authors)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1985

Seller ID: 700730

ISBN: 8170221161

Condition: New

The book is the first major attempt to interpret the process of social disorganisation in the tribal society of Bihar that has been initiated by large scale industrialization in and around Hatia an jamshedpur. It focuses on the belief systems and the behavioural patterns in the tribal society. The loosening of tribal solidarity, the weakening of family and kinship ties, the debility of the traditional mechanism of social control, the appearance of such maladies as beggary and prostitution hitherto unknown in tribal society and the rising tide of juvenile delinquency and criminal propensities h... View more info