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Adivasi literature, a “distinct theme” with “many new voices”: Bhasha Research and Publication Centre – Gujarat

To search Bhasha’s catalogue and download a publication, click here >> Bhasha is not an acronym. The term ‘bhasha’ means in most Indian languages, ‘language’, ‘speech’, ‘definition’ or ‘voice’. Bhasha Research and Publication Centre was founded in 1996 for study, … Continue reading

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Tip | Understanding the social and cultural context for India’s tribal communities – Facts & news roundup

The future belongs to India-the largest vibrant democracy in the world, teeming with opportunities. With hope in their eyes and a yearning to learn, the youth of this great nation awaits a new paradigm of education that fosters knowledge with … Continue reading

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Exhibits on anthropology, history, music and more: Free publications by the Madras Government Museum (ePub) – Tamil Nadu

IRAVAS & CULTURE CHANGE MADRAS GOVERNMENT MUSEUM IEAVAS AND CULTURE CHANGE by A. AIYAPPAN Year: 1943 GUIDE TO THE ANTHROPOLOGICAL EXHIBITS II GUIDE TO THE ANTHROPOLOGICAL EXHIBITS II by C.J. JAYADEV Year: 1994 BIO CULTURAL EVIDENCES FOR HUMAN EVOLUTION BIO CULTURAL EVIDENCES … Continue reading

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The “India Exclusion Report”: A collaborative, trans-disciplinary report that examines the outcomes of public policy, law, programmes, budgets, institutions and their functioning for all peoples

India Exclusion Report 2015 A comprehensive, annually updated analysis on the exclusion of disadvantaged groups in India ISBN: 978-93-82579-39-7 First Edition: 2016 [PDF 13 MB, 294 pages] Read the full report here >> YODA PRESS 268 A/C Vasant Kunj New Delhi … Continue reading

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Tip | Find books on tribal culture and history published in India: New Google custom search engine

To find publications released by Indian publishers and government institutions, type the name of a person, tribal community (e.g. “Gond”, “Santal” / “Santhal”, “Warli”), an Indian State or Union Territory (e.g. “Andaman”, “Tripura”, “Telangana tribal”), region (e.g. “Bastar”, “Northeast India … Continue reading

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