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The Naga Ethnic Movement for a Separate Homeland: Stories from the Field

Namrata Goswami


This book offers a compelling ground-based narrative of the Naga armed ethnic movement ongoing since 1918 for a separate independent homeland in Northeast India. Based on my nearly nine years of studying the conflict and my extensive fieldwork in the area, I offer a gripping and unique narrative of how the Naga armed conflict has affected lives on a daily basis. The book offer stories from people who have thought about the conflict, being born into it, taken part in it, or have been directly or indirectly affected by it. It includes glimpses about their love for their land, the poignant mix of ... More

Keywords: narrative, identity, armedconflict, representation, aspirations, preservation, culture, land

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9780190121174
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: August 2020 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780190121174.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Namrata Goswami, author
Independent strategic analyst and consultant