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Title The politics of belonging in the Himalayas : local attachments and boundary dynamics / edited by Joanna Pfaff-Czarnecka, Gérard Toffin
Published New Delhi ; Thousand Oak : SAGE, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (xxxviii, 346 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Governance, conflict, and civic action series ; v. 4
Governance, conflict and civic action series ; v. 4
Contents pt. 1. Territoriality and indigeneity -- pt. 2. Socio-religious bonding -- pt. 3. Commitments and conflicts
Summary This volume is an exploration of the various forms of bonds and attachments by which individuals in the Himalayan regions of India and Nepal are bound to their groups. To grasp these phenomena adequately, the book proposes a new analytical approach through the concept of belonging
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Ethnic groups -- Himalaya Mountains Region.
Group identity -- Himalaya Mountains Region.
National characteristics.
Nationalism -- Himalaya Mountains Region.
Himalaya Mountains Region -- Ethnic relations.
Form Electronic book
Author Pfaff-Czarnecka, Joanna.
Toffin, Gérard.
ISBN 8132107721 (electronic bk.)
8132112970 (ebook)
9788132107729 (electronic bk.)
9788132112976 (ebook)