Writings on the Indigenous Peoples and the Environment of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Troubled Islands: Writings on the Indigenous Peoples and the Environment of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India

Published with LEAD-India Pp100, 2003, Rs 120

Pankaj Sekhsaria

Over the years there has been a reasonable amount of academic work on the hunter-gatherer communities and the fragile environment of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. At the same time, however, the threat to the survival of these small communities has intensified, as development policies that are completely insensitive to their needs and that of the local environment have been conceived, formulated and implemented here. […]

Read more on this compilation of articles by Pankaj Sekhsaria on the key issues faced by the islands and the islanders today and follow the major developments that have taken place here in the last few years. >>

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