CONTENTS:- 1. Introduction. 2. Tribal development strategy. 3. Patterns of tribal livelihoods. 4. Evaluation of integrated tribal development programmes. 5. Poverty dimension. 6. Integrated discussion.
This book takes a close probe into the implementation and the impact of the integrated trial development programmes, which is one among the special programmes, implemented for the tribal development. It deals with the following aspects: first, presented a clear picture about the socio-economic problems of tribals. Secondly, the level of asset creation, level of income and employment generated by the ITDPs is analysed. Thirdly, the book assess the role of ITDPs in alleviating poverty is discussed. Lastly, highlighting the lapses and loopholes of the implementation of the programmes, and suggested policy measures. This book is intended to be a resource material for researchers and policy makers.