Mahanagar: Ekti Janapader Kahini

Translated title of the contribution: City: A tale of a settlement

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This book depicts a narrative of urban settlement that is situated at the fringes of Kolkata city, India. The villagers of and around Indian Sundarbans who have continually been evicted as consequences of environmental disasters would take shelter in this urban settlement. Using ethnographic methods, it explores how these people would struggle to find their livelihoods.
Translated title of the contributionCity: A tale of a settlement
Original languageOther/Unknown
Place of PublicationKolkata, India
PublisherPurbalok Publication
Number of pages152
ISBN (Print)9789383012091
Publication statusPublished - 15 Nov 2021
MoE publication typeD5 Text book, professional manual or guide or a dictionary

Fields of Science

  • 5143 Social and cultural anthropology

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