ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Environmental Displacement and State Relations in the Indian Sundarbans

Citizenship at Sea

Coastal erosions in the Sundarbans have not only dismantled infrastructure and place-based relations, but also adversely affected citizen’s abilities to make claims on the state and to translate these claims into desired outcomes, effecting a “corrosion of citizenship at the margins” which entails waning influence on bureaucratic decisions and, concomitantly, the fading of citizenship rights in practice.



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Updated On : 18th Aug, 2017

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