Society and Culture in India 2019/20

The course discusses the socio-economic and political transitions of 'tribal' communities in coloniala nd post-colonial India and highlights their diverse histories, culture and complex life-experiences. Lectures will include:

1. Meanings, categorisations and representations.

2. Social and economic changes

3. Political change and its implications on tribal society

4. Gender issues

5. Development, displacement and migration

6. Culture and religion