long insurgency in Mizoram. The post-colonial government both at the state and centre are currently engaged in an interesting competition of philanthropy to mitigate the current
famine. This book narrates the politics of colonial, evangelical, nationalist and post-colonial state around an environmental catastrophe.
A Commonwealth Fellow, he is an acknowledged authroity on the tribal encounter with
colonialism, politics of nationalism in general and north-east India in particular.
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