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Land Alienation and the Politics of Tribal Exploitation in Odisha

  • Suratha Kumar MalikEmail author
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Abstract

The chapter in its scope vividly examines the violation of land rights of the tribal people and major issues related to loss of tribal access to land in the state of Odisha. It discusses different forms of land alienation and critically analyses Odisha government’s policy target on land. The chapter also suggests some policy suggestions as far as tribal land alienation problem in the state is concerned followed by the conclusion.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Political ScienceVidyasagar UniversityMidnaporeIndia

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