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Cultural genocide and the rhetoric of sustainable mining in East India
In mining projects and metal factories proliferating in tribal areas of eastern central India, a gross disparity is evident between the dispossession and violence experienced by tribal communities onExpand
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Sacrificing People: Invasions of a Tribal Landscape
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Orissa's highland clearances: The reality gap in R & R
There is clearly an institutionalized attitude of neglect towards the displaced people. For example, no record of the number of people displaced is maintained. Such attitudes prevent the bureaucraticExpand
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The Sacrifice of Human Being: British Rule and the Konds of Orissa
Felix Padel sets out to analyse the structures of power and authority which British rule imposed over a tribal people of Central India.
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Indigenous Knowledge and Value Systems in India: Holistic Analysis of Tribal Education and the Challenge of Decentralising Control
Since Independence, a need was expressed in Nehru’s Panchsheel principles, and in every major policy document since, to allow tribal communities to develop according to their own genius, and in theExpand
Investment-induced displacement in central India. A study in extractive capitalism
India’s abundant natural resources are a key feature of its new found status as ‘emerging market’ that attracts foreign investments. As India’s output of these metals and their ores increases,Expand
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India: Keep the Bauxite in the Mountains – South Asia Citizens Web
The aluminium industry occupies a vital position in the military-industrial complex. Among India's most significant people's movements are those resisting new mining/metals projects in Orissa and…
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