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eBook Leaves From the Jungle: Life in a Gond Village download ISBN: 019562856X
Author: Verrier Elwin
Publisher: OUP India; 2nd edition (April 2000)
Language: English
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Leaves from the Jungle book. Elwin combines the anthropologist's powers of observation with Verrier Elwin was a young Englishman who came to India as a missionary and went on to become one of India's greatest pioneering anthropologists. This book is the diary of his life in Karanjia, a Gond village in the Maikal hills, where he settled and devoted himself to the welfare of the inhabitants of the area.

Verrier Elwin is best known for his early work with the Baigas and Gonds of Orissa and Madhya . Leaves from the Jungle: Life in a Gond Village. John Murray Publishers Ltd, 1936.

Verrier Elwin is best known for his early work with the Baigas and Gonds of Orissa and Madhya Pradesh in central India, and he married a member of one of the communities he studied  . Harry Verrier Holman Elwin was born on 29 August 1902 in Dover, the son of Edmund Henry Elwin, Bishop of Sierra Leone.

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Leaves from the Jungle. Life in a Gond Village. There's no description for this book yet. Published March 12, 1992 by Oxford University Press, USA. Missions, Gond (Indic people), Social life and customs. Published 1936 by Murray in London.

Leaves from the Jungle: life in a Gond village. Oxford University Press, 1992. Elwin’s autobiography. Verrier Elwin lives on in what is left of tribal culture in India; it is now being recovered from his writings, practices and institutions that were abandoned with arrival of Independence. Verrier fought over all these years with Hindu nationalists, who wanted to claim the souls of tribals for a Hindu India. The book has done a tremendous job to illustrate all these debates and controversies. Reference: Guha, Ramachandra.

Verrier Elwin was a young Englishman who came to India as a missionary and went on to become one of India's greatest pioneering anthropologists

Verrier Elwin was a young Englishman who came to India as a missionary and went on to become one of India's greatest pioneering anthropologists. Verrier Elwin as remembered by his family and friends, by B. Francis Kulirani, Bibhash Dhar. How a tribal girl's life became a book on sex Archived 3 February 2014 at the Wayback Machine Indian Express, 5 March 1999. Anthropological Survey of India, 2003. Between Ethnography and Fiction: Verrier Elwin and the Tribal Question in India. Tanka Bahadur Subba, Sujit Som, K. C. Baral (ed. New Delhi: Orient Longman, 2005. "Elwin and Kosi were incompatible". In stock with supplier. Leaves from the Jungle. Explore more by Verrier Elwin. See all books by this author. by Verrier Elwin ~ Paperback, softback. by Verrier Elwin ~ Hardback. How a tribal girl's life became a book on sex Indian Express, 5 March 1999. The Muria and Their Ghotul by Verrier Elwin. Warren E. Roberts, 'Verrier Elwin (1902–1964)', Asian Folklore Studies 23:2 (1964), 212–14.

Originally a missionary, Elwin Verrier was to become one of India's most noted anthropologists. This diary, which he kept during his stay in the Maikal village of Karanjia between 1932 and 1936, records Gond life and the efforts made to improve living conditions and the health of the inhabitants.