North-East India: Demography, Culture and Identity Crisis

  title={North-East India: Demography, Culture and Identity Crisis},
  author={Bhartendra Pratap Singh},
  journal={Modern Asian Studies},
  pages={257 - 282}
  • B. Singh
  • Published 1 April 1987
  • Political Science
  • Modern Asian Studies
The management of public affairs in northeast India has been in focus in the regional, national and world press in recent years. Much of the attention has been confined to insurgency, the ‘foreign nationals’ issue, tribal ‘uprisings’, ‘brutalities’ committed by the security forces, ‘involvement’ of foreign agencies in the area, political ‘horse-trading’ and floods. There has been no analysis of the economic, cultural and demographic factors which have acquired different nuances in the wake of… 

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