Recognising, understanding and responding to racism in India

Venkat Pulla, Elizabeth Carter, Rituparna Bhattacharyya

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    Abstract

    Recently the parliament of India passed a bill offering amnesty to non-Muslim illegal immigrants from three neighbouring countries: Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan. The Citizenship Amendment Act, 2019 (CAA) specifically provides citizenship to religious minorities escaping from these countries as refugees, especially the Hindu, Christian, Sikh, Buddhist and Parsi communities who arrived by 31 December 2014 as a result of religious persecution.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationDiscrimination, challenge and response
    Subtitle of host publicationPeople of North East India
    EditorsVenkat Pulla, Rituparna Bhattacharyya, Sanjai Bhatt
    Place of PublicationCham, Switzerland
    PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
    Chapter10
    Pages177-195
    Number of pages19
    Edition1st
    ISBN (Electronic)9783030462512
    ISBN (Print)9783030462505
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2020

    Publication series

    NameMapping Global Racisms

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