The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

typescript 'Village Organization Among the Central Nzemi Nagas', M.A. thesis by Ursula Betts

caption: chapter two - the village
caption: the size of the village
caption: raiding as constraint on village size
medium: theses
ethnicgroup: Nzemi
person: Betts/ U.V.
date: 1950
refnum: M.A. thesis, University College, London
note: footnotes indicated by boxes within square brackets
text: 2. The Size of the Village
text: Two main factors affect the size of the Central Nzemi village. Before 1855 there were constant local feuds and sporadic raids in the Central Nzemi area itself and until 1879 [1 [Record T86705]