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Author Shah, Alpa, 1976-
Title In the shadows of the state : indigenous politics, environmentalism, and insurgency in Jharkhand, India / Alpa Shah
Imprint Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2010
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 人文社會聯圖  DS485.J4842 S53 2010    AVAILABLE    30610020382370
 Ethnology Library  DS485.J4842 S53 2010    AVAILABLE    30520020855665
Descript xiii, 273 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-261) and index
The dark side of indigeneity -- Not just ghosts : democracy as sacral polity -- Shadowy practices : development as corruption -- Dangerous silhouettes : elephants, sacrifice, and alcohol -- Night escape : eco-incarceration, purity, and sex -- The terror within : revolution against the state?
Subject Adivasis -- India -- Jharkhand -- Social conditions
Adivasis -- India -- Jharkhand -- Economic conditions
Adivasis -- India -- Jharkhand -- Politics and government
Jharkhand (India) -- History -- Autonomy and independence movements
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