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II.4.2 B.S.Guha

Biraja Sankar Guha was an Indian physical anthropologist, who classified Indian people into races around the early part of the 20th century. He was the first Director of the Anthropological Survey of India (ASI) . Guha is best known for his work on classification of the Indian people into racial groups. Although the concept of […]

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Categories Anthropology II

II.7.2 Shortcomings in Tribal Welfare programme

1) Administrators have failed to understand the real problems of tribals, and their diversified Issues. They considered tribes in India as a single group. 2) The planners never took into account the relative numerical strength of different tribes. The difference is ignored. 3) Administrators put forward general programme which were insufficient and failure in many […]

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