Education and weaker sections
India has the largest concentrationof tribals in the world. In recent years, a vibrant feature of North-East Region has been the rise of ethnic consciousness leading to tribal movement and ethnic unrest. This vital problem faced by us today is largely on inheritance from our recent past and a close look back is called for to unravel some trends for second thought to solve this burning problem. In the present book, Dr. Paul has tried to explain the various dimensions of tribal movements witha special reference to 'Udayachal Movement' in Assam Valley. This ia pioneering attempt where he explored sociologically the genesis of plain's tribal movement of Assam Valley. His contention is that Udayachal Movement has not come out from a vacuum. The contradictions introduced by the Unequal socio-political forces in the tribal communal social system during the colonial era and the consolidation of the same in the post-Independence period challenged their existence.
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Caste Class and Weaker Sections
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4 Determinants of Levels of Literacy
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50 per cent age group analysis Andhra Pradesh backward classes Bihar Brahmins caste in India caste reservations caste system castes and tribes CD CD CM CM coefficient of equality communities concept Constitution Delhi economic educa educational backwardness educational institutions educational status educationally backward enrolment of girls enrolment rates forward castes Further growth Gujarat handicapped higher education Himachal Pradesh Hindu Indian society indicate inequalities Karnataka labour levels of education levels of literacy literacy rate literate learning Maharashtra Mandal Commission Manipur Marx ment occupations percentage period political primary education primary stage production programmes proportion rural scheduled castes scheduled tribes sections in India socio-economic stages of education structure sudras system of education Table Tamil Nadu theory tion tional traditional urban Uttar Pradesh varna Vedic ward Classes weaker sections women