3 edition of Britain in India, 1765-1905 found in the catalog.
|Statement||Taylor & Francis Group|
|Publishers||Taylor & Francis Group|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 130 p. :|
|Number of Pages||63|
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Impact on Third Gender Communities [ ] Though it was primarily directed at tribal communities, various incarnations of the Criminal Tribes Act also included provisions limiting the rights of and individuals Britain in India communities in India.
This practice became controversial, it did not enjoy the support of all British colonial officials, and in a few cases, states Henry Schwarz, a professor at Georgetown University specialising in the history of colonial and postcolonial India, this decades-long practice was reversed at the start of the 20th century with the proclamation that people "could not be incarcerated indefinitely on the presumption of [inherited] bad character".
Published by Greenwood Publishing Group, 2002. 18 June 2009 at the.
The first CTA, the Criminal Tribes Act 1765-1905, applied mostly in. "synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title. Some historians, such ashave suggested that this happened because many of these tribes were small communities of poor, low-caste and nomadic people living on the fringes of the society. Name change [ ] Many of these denotified tribes continued to carry considerable social stigma of the Act and come under the purview of the 'Prevention of Anti-Social Activity Act' PASA.
The Criminal Tribes in India, by S. Penal power and colonial rule. [ ] Subsequently, the committee appointed in the same year by the central government to study the utility of the existence of this law, reported in 1950 that the system violated the spirit of the.
Published for the Association for Asian Studies by the University of Arizona Press, 1985. The Ex-criminal Tribes of India, by Y.
Stephens a British official said, ".
The castes and tribes "notified" under the Act were labelled as Criminal Tribes for their so-called "criminal tendencies".