Paradigm of Tribal Development in Post-independence Era

  • Suratha Kumar MalikEmail author


The present chapter in its ambit discusses in detail about the policies and different aspects of tribal development in post-independence period, especially in the five year plan periods. It also considers the constitutional framework and legal provisions governing Scheduled Areas and Scheduled Tribes as far as the post-independence state’s treatment of STs and Scheduled Areas are concerned. It critically reflects on the SC and ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, different land alienation prohibition laws, the PESA act (1996) and the FRA 2006. 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Political ScienceVidyasagar UniversityMidnaporeIndia

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