Anthropology and human rights : challenges and opportunities in the new millennium / edited by Buddhadeb Chaudhuri, Subir Biswas.

  • Jaipur : Rawat Publications, 2017.
  • ©2017
xvi, 320 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm


Summary note
Contributed articles chiefly with reference to South Asia.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
From sites of violent struggle to shrines of learning : the recovery of truth and the recovery of justice / Clarence J. Dias -- Unrest, conflict and the issue of human rights in Nepal / Tilottam Paudel -- Who cares for human rights when social unrest turns violent? The context of Junglemahal / Dipak K. Midya -- Depletion of resources and social exclusion of the displaced people / Somenath Bhattacharjee -- Minimizing development-induced displacement : a study among the Santals of Raniganj / Abhijit Ghosal -- Incessant induced suicide / Samar Kumar Biswas -- Human rights, human security and sustainable development / Buddhadeb Chaudhuri -- The Cerro de San Pedro case : grassroots movements to stop a living town from disappearing / José G. Vargas-Hernandez -- Urban poor : a vulnerable issue of human rights in Bangladesh / Muhammed Shamsuddin -- Urbanization and problems of slum dwellers in India : rights' perspective / Sanjoy Roy -- Does women empowerment ensure mitigation of domestic violence in India? / Jhilam Rudra De -- Decision making in family planning practices : a human rights issue / Homprabha Biswas and Subha Ray -- Plight of the elderly females in old age homes of Kolkata : human rights perspective / Saumitra Basu -- Human rights and the Bengali women in Vrindavan / Rajesh Kumar Sharma -- Land alienation and indigenous rights : the Toto context / Subhankar Roy and Pinak Tarafdar -- Right to education : status of tribal women in India / Swati Chakraborty -- Right to education and empowerment of tribal girls : a case study of Binapani Ashram of Mouldanga, Sriniketan / Swapna Bhattacharya (Chakraborti) -- Citizenship and human rights : challenges for the recognition of indigenous rights in Latin American cities / Milka Castro Lucic -- Second class citizens? Human rights for indigenous people in Mexico City / Laura R. Valladares de la Cruz -- A profile of bidi binder with special reference to their problems and rights / Samik Roy -- Poverty and crisis in daily life : a study on migrant people / Biswanath Gan and Samar Kumar Biswas -- Negotiation of rights in the process of urbanization : a case of migrant construction workers of Chennai City / Arunkumar, A.S. and Jesurathnam Devarapalli -- Issues of conflict among working and non-working mothers in an urban set-up / Binita Basu -- Legal horizons : the legal hopes and realities regarding mass migration in America / Sarah Rogers -- Migration, legality and rights : the case of undocumented mexican youth in the state of Oklahoma (USA) / Victoria Chenaut
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