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Navigating social exclusion and inclusion in contemporary India and beyond : structures, agents, practices / edited by Uwe Skoda, Kenneth Bo Nielsen and Marianne Qvortrup Fibiger.

Publication:
London : New York, NY : Anthem Press, [2013]. , ©2013
Series:
Anthem South Asian studies
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 226 pages ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Marginality, Social -- India.
Social integration -- India.
India -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
Contents:
Acknowledgements
List of contributors
Introduction: navigating exclusion, engineering inclusion / Uwe Skoda and Kenneth Bo Nielsen
Part I: Spaces and values
Cosmopolitanism or iatrogenesis? : reflections on religious plurality, censorship and disciplinary orientations / Kathinka Frøystad
Dependent husbands : reflections on marginal masculinities / Radhika Chopra
Exclusion and inclusion : navigation strategies among Hindus in the diaspora : a case study from Denmark / Marianne Qvortrup Fibiger
Part II: Communities and politics
In search of development : Muslims and electoral politics in an Indian state / Kenneth Bo Nielsen
Exclusion as common denominator : investigating "dalit-hood" / Guro W. Samuelsen
Inclusion of the excluded groups through Panchayati Raj : electoral democracy in Uttar Pradesh / Satendra Kumar
Making Sikkim more inclusive : an insider's view of the role of committees and commissions / Tanka B. Subba
Encountering "inclusion" and exclusion in postindustrial Mumbai : a study of Muslim ex-millworkers' occupational choices / Sumeet Mhaskar
Part III: Resources and development
Dams, development and the exclusion of indigenous groups : a case from Odisha / Deepak Kumar Behera
"Solutions emerge when everyone works together" : experiences of social inclusion in watershed management committees in Karnataka / Devanshu Chakravarti, Sarah Byrne and Jane Carter
The death of Shankar : social exclusion and tuberculosis in a poor neighbourhood in Bhubaneswar, Odisha / Jens Seeberg.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the George Clapp Vaillant Book Fund.
Contributor:
Skoda, Uwe, 1973-
George Clapp Vaillant Book Fund.
ISBN:
0857283227
9780857283221 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC:
840937670
Publisher Number:
99954453833
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