Sovereignty and statelessness in the border enclaves of India and Bangladesh

@article{Jones2009SovereigntyAS,
  title={Sovereignty and statelessness in the border enclaves of India and Bangladesh},
  author={Reece Jones},
  journal={Political Geography},
  year={2009},
  volume={28},
  pages={373-381}
}
  • Reece Jones
  • Published 2009
  • Political Science
  • Political Geography
This article investigates the 198 political enclaves along the northern section of the border between India and Bangladesh. The enclaves are a remnant of the partition of British India in 1947 and are effectively stateless spaces because most are small and located several kilometers within their host country, which has prevented any administrative contact with their home country. Drawing on interviews with current enclave residents, this article describes the creation of the enclaves and… Expand
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