Nation Building on the Margins: How the Anthropologists of India Contributed?

  title={Nation Building on the Margins: How the Anthropologists of India Contributed?},
  author={Abhijit Guha},
  journal={Sociological Bulletin},
  pages={59 - 75}
  • Abhijit Guha
  • Published 15 October 2020
  • Political Science
  • Sociological Bulletin
The contributions of the anthropologists towards nation building in the early years after independence of India is still an unexplored research agenda in the social sciences in general and anthropology and sociology in particular. Under this background, an exploration is made in this study to search the contributions of anthropologists towards nation building and it revealed that there were at least five pioneering researches which dealt with the three major challenges confronted by the… 


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