CONTENTS:- 1. Socio-Economic Formation of the Tribal Society 2. The Status of Tribal Women 3. The Concept of Witch 4. Janguru: The Magical Practitioner 5. Witch-Killing 6. Solution and Remedies
This book courageously illustrates the societal practice of witch-hunting which is simply nothing but a manmade evil. Special attention has been given to Dooars Region in Northern Parts of West Bengal. Focuses also socio-economic structures and status of Women in the tribal society. Indicates some solutions, which have not received adequate attention so far. Highlights strong protest against the shadows of superstitions and beliefs. Encourages people to prevent this social exclusion bravely.