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Demography and development dynamics in a primitive tribe of Himalayas
Prasanna Kumar Patra
Study conducted among the Rājī, Indic people of Pithoragarh, Champawat and Udham Singh Nagar districts of Kumaun region, Uttarakhand, India.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 204-229).
|Statement||Prasanna Kumar Patra & A.K. Kapoor.|
|Contributions||Kapoor, A. K.|
|LC Classifications||DS432.R27 P38 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 229 p. :|
|Number of Pages||229|
|LC Control Number||2010316034|
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Name of Tribe Population in lakhs () % to State’s ST Pop. () Districts of Concentration; Bhil: %: Dang, Panchmahal, Bharuch, Sabarkantha, Banaskantha.
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Publication date Topics SOCIAL SCIENCES, Theories and methods in social sciences, Methods of the social sciences Publisher Kitab Mahal Collection universallibrary Contributor Osmania University Language English. Addeddate Call number. How could "there not been the Himalayas?" They exist because of plate tectonics: the Indian plate continually smashes into the Eurasian plate, pressing the mountains into the air.
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British used the term tribe to refer to a group of people or communities living in primitive and barbarous conditions. Further, the definition of the category of the tribe was consolidated with consecutive census in census, Risley puts forward the term ‘forest tribe’, which was thus considered to be a phase of socio-economic and.
banner "tribe" during colonial rule and this bracketing affected not just the identities of the members of the community, but also their destinies in modernity. Sumit Guha thinks that rather than taking these communities as actually being primitive, we have to see them as having been "primitivi2ed" in modernity.
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