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Relating History to the Land: Urban Centers, Geographical Units, and Trade Routes in the Gangetic and Central India of circa 200 BCE

Dilip K. Chakrabarti

in Between the Empires: Society in India 300 BCE to 400 CE

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195305326
eISBN:
9780199850884
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195305326.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Hinduism

In the Gangetic plain, the area of this chapter's discussion, land extends from the Chattagram or Chittagong coast in the east to the Agra-Mathura region in the west, including a slice of the ... More


Among People

Balmiki Prasad Singh

in Bahudhā and the Post 9/11 World

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195693553
eISBN:
9780199080328
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195693553.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

India’s chequered political history and intertwining of religion into the socio-political fabric has imparted an all-pervasive sense of Indianness amidst all the distinct personalities of different ... More


Extractive States and Layered Conflict: The Case of Jharkhand’s Electricity Sector

Rohit Chandra

in Mapping Power: The Political Economy of Electricity in India's States

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780199487820
eISBN:
9780199093755
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199487820.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

Jharkhand was carved out of Bihar, and at the time of separation received an endowment of cheap power, sources of cheap natural resources (e.g. coal), and a large industrial customer base. However, ... More


Remapping India: New States and Their Political Origins

Louise Tillin

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199336036
eISBN:
9780199388172
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199336036.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

There is widespread consensus today that the constitutional flexibility to alter state boundaries has bolstered the stability of India’s democracy. Yet debates persist about whether more states ... More


India’s iGen: Growing Up with Nomophobia

Ravi Agrawal

in India Connected: How the Smartphone is Transforming the World's Largest Democracy

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190858650
eISBN:
9780197559857
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190858650.003.0011
Subject:
Computer Science, History of Computer Science

Sometime in the middle of May in 2017—at the height of summer in India—a grainy mobile phone video began to make its way across the country. The recording rocketed from phone to phone, first in the ... More


Doing Business in India’s Mining Belt

Nimah Mazaheri

in Oil Booms and Business Busts: Why Resource Wealth Hurts Entrepreneurs in the Developing World

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190490218
eISBN:
9780190490232
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190490218.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy, Environmental Politics

An analysis of India demonstrates that the book’s theory applies to state-level policy makers operating in a democratic, coal-producing state. The bifurcation of Bihar in November 2000 into a smaller ... More


Social Movements, Political Parties and Statehood1: Jharkhand and Uttarakhand

Louise Tillin

in Remapping India: New States and Their Political Origins

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199336036
eISBN:
9780199388172
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199336036.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

Of the three regions that attained statehood in 2000, Jharkhand had the longest running movement for statehood. Multiple parties, outfits and actors had campaigned for a separate tribal state, ... More


Conclusion

Louise Tillin

in Remapping India: New States and Their Political Origins

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199336036
eISBN:
9780199388172
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199336036.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

This brief concluding chapter ask what the effects of statehood have been since 2000. It considers the experiences of Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand and Uttarakhand since having become states both from a ... More


Inside the Insurgency

Rumela Sen

in Farewell to Arms: How Rebels Retire Without Getting Killed

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197529867
eISBN:
9780197529904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197529867.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter presents the entangled historical narrative of the Maoist insurgency in India, its ideological origin, military strategy, organizational characteristics, recruitment mechanisms, and ties ... More


Rebel Retirement in the North through Discordant Exit Networks

Rumela Sen

in Farewell to Arms: How Rebels Retire Without Getting Killed

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197529867
eISBN:
9780197529904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197529867.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter shows how weak grassroots organizations in the gray zone of state-insurgency interface led to scrawny informal exit networks in the North, discouraging rebel retirement and restricting ... More


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