Autonomous District Councils as a Tool for Diversity Management
Author: Goswami Vernal, Triveni
Published by: Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies
Publication Date: January 2014
This paper was presented at the 2013 Peace Practitioners’ Research Conference in the seminar “State Responses to Opportunities and Challenges of Diversity”. The research analyses the functioning of Autonomous District Councils as a tool for Diversity Management in Northeast India. The findings of the research provide an opportunity to reflect upon the feasibility of the ADCs for political change and successful ‘management’ of diversity.