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More than 'link' persons: women recruits and insurgency in Assam

Dutta, Anwesha (2018) More than 'link' persons: women recruits and insurgency in Assam. South Asia @ LSE (17 May 2018). Website.

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Given the lack of educational and economic prospects, joining the rebel group is not just an economic but also a moral and ideological incentive for many women in Bodo Territorial Area Districts of Assam. Anwesha Dutta examines the stories of women recruits, the impact of AFSPA and the results of sexual violence in the region.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2018 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
Date Deposited: 17 Aug 2018 10:22
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 06:11

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