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Geographies of Difference

Explorations in Northeast Indian Studies

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This book rethinks Northeast India as a lived space, a centre of interconnections and unfolding histories, instead of an isolated periphery. Questioning dominant tropes and assumptions around the Northeast, it examines socio-political and historical processes, border issues, the role of the state, displacement and development, debates over natural resources, violence, notions of body and belonging, movements, tensions and relations, and strategies, struggles and narratives that frame discussions on the region. Drawing on current and emerging research in Northeast India studies, this work will be of great interest to scholars and researchers of politics, human geography, sociology and social anthropology, history, cultural studies, media studies and South Asian studies.

Author Biography

Melanie Vandenhelsken is a researcher in anthropology at the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research and Documentation of Inner and South Asian Cultural History (CIRDIS), University of Vienna, Austria, and was formerly at the Institute for Social Anthropology, Austrian Academy of Sciences. Meenaxi Barkataki-Ruscheweyh is Research Fellow, Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology at Vrije Universiteit (VU) Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Bengt. G. Karlsson is Professor of Social Anthropology at Stockholm University, Sweden.
Release date NZ
August 24th, 2017
Contributors
Edited by Bengt G. Karlsson Edited by Meenaxi Barkataki-Ruscheweyh Edited by Melanie Vandenhelsken
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
7 Line drawings, black and white; 15 Halftones, black and white; 22 Illustrations, black and white
Imprint
Routledge India
Pages
298
ISBN-13
9781138290198
Product ID
26800450

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