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Damned for Progress. About the Perversity of State and Nation-Building in Bangla Desh. The Chittagong Hill Tracts

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Title: Damned for Progress. About the Perversity of State and Nation-Building in Bangla Desh. The Chittagong Hill Tracts
Author: Wolfgang E. Mey
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Publish Year: 1983
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Paper presented to the Symposium: “The Fourth World: Relations Between Minority Peoples and Nation-States.” This paper outlines how the relationship between minority peoples and the nation state Bangladesh are structured by a political theory which has by its implications paved the way to the willful and large-scale destruction of cultures and the annihilation of thousands of people in the Chittagong Hill Tracts in Bangladesh.