ISBN-10:
0195697049
ISBN-13:
9780195697049
Pub. Date:
09/15/2008
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Subalterns and Sovereigns: An Anthropological History of Bastar (1854-2006) / Edition 2

Subalterns and Sovereigns: An Anthropological History of Bastar (1854-2006) / Edition 2

by Nandini Sundar
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ISBN-13: 9780195697049
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 09/15/2008
Pages: 380
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Nandini Sundar is a Professor of Sociology at the Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Prologue
List of Maps
List of Tables
List of Photographs
List of Illustrations
Abbreviations
Introduction
Recreated pasts
1. Village Histories in south Bastar
2. The Dialectics of Dussehra: Raja and Praja in the Bastar Polity
Rebellious Pasts
3. We are Yours, but the Land is Ours: Kingship Contested
4. How did the Land become so Bitter?
5. In Search of Gunda Dhur: The Bhumkal of 1910
6. The Tribal Question, 19271950
7. The Congress and the King
8. The Baba and the Bhagats, Uncertain Futures
Conclusion
9. Afterword
Glossary of Terms
Bibliography
Index

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