ISBN: 818370042X Publisher:Akansha Book Format: Hard Bound Language: English Physical Description: 132pages Year of Publication: 2006
The Tribal Land System of Manipur, covers all the social and cultural aspects of the tribal people which are the instrument for the instrument for the evolvement of land ownership system of tribal people based on their costume and tradition. But still there is no uniform pattern of tribal and system in Manipur except some scattered information of the land use pattern from the finding of some studies. This book, indeed may be taken as a major step for the preparation of a comprehensive picture of the land use pattern of tribal people. Apart from the pattern of the land use system this book also gives a clear picture of the social profile of two major ethnic groups of the tribal people, i.e. Nagas and Meiteis. It also indicates the nature of land use for jhum cultivation, the horticultural land and wet rice cultivation and the homestead of village settlement areas. As a whole, it is a comprehensive work in the study of tribal land use and land ownership pattern in the state. This book will definitely contribute a great help in the process of formation of a confirm land ownership and land use system in near future.