This book particularly deals with the history, culture and the issue of ethnic and identity movement of North-East India. As we all know though the issue of ethnicity or identity has been discussed widely by different people on different platforms still there are so many issues which are untouched or yet to discuss. The issues of the people of North-East India are crucial and distinctive, so it is very difficult to understand unlike other parts of the country. Therefore, this book tries to explore such issues which are very crucial especially from the North-East perspective. Through this book, we could have a deeper understanding of the issue and consensus associated with the ethnic resurgence and political movements of North-East India. Further, this book tries to focus on the challenges created by ethnic movements of North-East India before the centre. Another important aspect incorporated in the book is the challenges and quarries of writing tribal history in recent period. The most important part of the book is to figure out some positive and constructive suggestions for the enrichment of the tribes of North-East India.
About the Author: Nipan Haloi (b.1991) is currently working as an Assistant professor in the Department of Political Science, Sankardeva Mahavidyalaya, Pathalipahar, Lakhimpur, Assam. Besides being an Assistant Professor, he has been serving as Programme Officer, National Service Scheme Unit, Sankardeva Mahavidyalaya. The author has completed his Masters from Gauhati University, M. Phil from Assam University Silchar and pursuing his Ph.D. from North Eastern Hill University, Shillong. He has published one book titled Identity Politics and Bodo-Non Bodo Conflict of BTAD in Assam. He has presented 16 research papers in various national and international seminar/ conferences. He has published two articles in the SCOPUS/ Elsevier Journal, two articles in the Web of Science Journal and five articles in the UGC Care Journal. Further, he has written a number of articles in different edited books and in Peer Reviewed national and international journals. He has been awarded by the Indian Society from Training and Development (ISTD) Guwahati Chapter & ‘ARHAN’ (Association of Reforms for Healthy Advancement of Nation) for outstanding contribution and fortitude towards the humanitarian cause and exemplary work done at the frontline of Covid Pandemic in the year 2021.