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100 1 _aSingh, Deepak K.
245 1 0 _aStateless in South Asia
_h[electronic resource] :
_bthe Chakmas between Bangladesh and India /
_cDeepak K. Singh.
260 _aLos Angeles :
_bSage ;
_aBangalore :
_bNew India Foundation,
_c2010.
300 _a1 online resource (xxiii, 289 p.) :
_bmaps.
490 1 _aSage studies on India's north east
504 _aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
505 0 _aChakma refugees: partition residues and development victims -- CHT and NEFA: from colonial outposts to postcolonial peripheries -- Politics of demographic (dis)order in Northeast India: the idiom of protest -- Chakma diaspora in Northeast India: excluded communities, fragmented identities -- Official discourses of the Chakma issue: centre versus state -- Chakmas' self-perceptions: understanding everyday lived experiences of refugees -- Arunachalis' self-perceptions: assertion and reconstruction of identity and ethnic nationalism -- The making of refugees in South Asia: nation, state and outsiders -- Interrogating India's refugee policy.
520 _aWhat does it mean to be 'stateless' in the modern postcolonial context? This fascinating study addresses this complex question through the case of the Chakma refugees in Arunachal Pradesh. The largely neglected social history of the ethnic Buddhist Chakmas, whose homeland is the Chittagong Hill Tracts (in the present day Bangladesh), carries the multiple imprints of partition, dominant development paradigm and religious persecution. As refugees in the strategically sensitive and disputed territory of Arunachal Pradesh in India's Northeast, they are locked in an intractable conflict over land a.
588 _aDescription based on print version record.
650 0 _aRefugees
_zBangladesh
_zChittagong Hill Tracts (Region)
650 0 _aRefugees
_zIndia
_zArun´┐Żachal Pradesh.
650 0 _aChakma (Asian people)
_zBangladesh
_zChittagong Hill Tracts (Region)
650 0 _aChakma (Asian people)
_zIndia
_zArun´┐Żachal Pradesh.
650 7 _aSOCIAL SCIENCE
_xAnthropology
_xCultural.
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650 7 _aSOCIAL SCIENCE
_xDiscrimination & Race Relations.
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650 7 _aSOCIAL SCIENCE
_xMinority Studies.
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655 4 _aElectronic books.
776 0 8 _iPrint version:
_aSingh, Deepak K.
_tStateless in South Asia.
_dLos Angeles : Sage ; Bangalore : New India Foundation, 2010
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_w(DLC) 2009037164
_w(OCoLC)434563996
830 0 _aSage studies on India's north east.
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