" This book addresses important issues
concerningthetribals in India. It records their
struggles for freedom and highlights the
emergenceof consciousness in Adivasi writings.
It further extends discussion on the problematic
of tribal identity, the problem of language identity
in tribal areas, the place ofwomen in Adivasi
culture literature, and the problems of women
labourers in mining as well as tribal areas.
The book will be of great use for policy makers,
scholars and activists."