Colonization, Proselytization, and Identity: The Nagas and by Tezenlo Thong

By Tezenlo Thong

This e-book examines the formation of identification of the Nagas in northeast India in gentle of the proselytizing efforts via the americans and the colonization by means of the British of their look for keep an eye on over components inhabited via the Nagas that have been excellent for tea plantations. The writer explores the westernization of Naga tradition, its impact at the Naga Nationalist circulation, and the way it has ended in the formation of contemporary Naga identification. As a special indigenous staff, the colonization of the Naga humans deals clean insights into our knowing of the strategies and results of colonization in India, in addition to its long term unwanted effects, quite with reference to the upkeep of conventional ideals and customs.

Show description

Read or Download Colonization, Proselytization, and Identity: The Nagas and Westernization in Northeast India PDF

Best globalisation books

Transnational Europe: Promise, Paradox, Limits (Palgrave Studies in European Union Politics)

Transnational connections are a defining characteristic of latest Europe. They comprise cross-border fiscal and cultural alternate, migration, and political activism. This quantity probes their political and social importance and makes a case for incorporating transnationalism extra systematically into the study schedule of eu experiences.

Theorizing Society in a Global Context (Europe in a Global Context)

Utilizing Europe for instance, this ebook readdresses and updates the idea that of 'society', exploring society within the context of either globalization and clash conception to enhance a brand new idea of society for our times.

The Contemporary Embassy: Paths to Diplomatic Excellence (Palgrave Pivot)

This cutting edge research considers why embassies at the present time are particularly proper to the overseas method, reading the hot illustration ideas and international international relations thoughts in a data age. Rana uniquely provides views from constructing states and analyses how embassies can increase their modes of functionality.

Global Manga: 'Japanese' Comics without Japan?

Outdoors Japan, the time period ’manga’ frequently refers to comics initially released in Japan. but these days many courses labelled ’manga’ aren't translations of eastern works yet really were utterly conceived and created in other places. those comics, even though usually derided and brushed aside as ’fake manga’, symbolize an incredible yet understudied worldwide cultural phenomenon which, controversially, can even aspect to a way forward for ’Japanese’ comics with no Japan.

Additional resources for Colonization, Proselytization, and Identity: The Nagas and Westernization in Northeast India

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.54 of 5 – based on 16 votes