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Dr. Glenn C Kharkongor's "Building a New Community in Bissamcuttack"

The monograph narrates the various initiatives that Dr. Johnny and his wife introduced in the community of Bissamcuttack such as the the Mitra (Madsen’s Institute for Tribal and Rural Advancement) approach and the sundry ways in which they have benefitted the community and improved healthcare. The work is a detailed chronicle of the couple’s various projects and programs that have been successful in lowering the infant mortality rate, containing the spread of malaria, combating malnutrition amongst the tribal children, setting up of educational institutions for the tribal youth besides various others.

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Dr. Melari Nongrum's  "In the Shadows"

In the Shadows is a study on the children of urban poor households of Shillong and the effect that the adverse conditions that they are inevitably subjected to have on them. Besides bringing these issues to light, the author also proposes certain protective factors that can be practised locally in the family and even globally in the community thus ensuring that stakeholders formulate a positive, effective, and holistic solution.

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Dr. Janet Hujon's "Tales of Darkness and Light"

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Patricia Mukhim's "Waiting for an Equal World: Gender in India’s North East"

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