Journal of North East India Studies (JNEIS) seeks to provide readers worldwide with peer-reviewed scholarly articles related to history, anthropology, sociology, economics, education, political science, religion and other issues related to Northeast India.

    It is an attempt to set a platform for debate and discussion among policymakers, opinion-makers, academics, journalists and theologians for in-depth analysis of India’s most volatile Northeastern region. JNEIS publishes groundbreaking studies, insightful commentary, and hard-hitting reviews that tackle the entire range of contemporary concerns across the region. The issues appear in print edition and are available in full-text on this website.

    The JNEIS welcomes submissions of original articles, commentaries, review essays and book reviews. It specialises in timely and expeditious publication of articles that impact on today’s critical issues.

    Association for North East India Studies (ANEIS) is a professional association for scholars, students, social workers, and theologians interested in North East India. Its aim is to pursue intellectual discourses on the issues of Northeast India with a view to address them academically.


Being a tribal man from the North-East: Migration, Morality and Masculinity by Duncan McDuie-Ra

Reviewed by Hoineilhing Sitlhou Duncan McDuie-Ra is an Australian academician who has done extensive research on the subject of Northeast migrants in ...

Culture: A Barrier to Family Planning in the Khasi Society

By Erica Kharsyntiew Culture is the heart and soul of every society all over the world. It plays an important role in ...

Notes on type of land ownership and indigenous agricultural methods of the Bondo Community

By Abhijit Mohanty The interaction between human being and nature has always been reciprocal. This is apparently evident in tribal communities where ...

Remembering Second World War: Memory, Politics and Deception

By Jangkhomang Guite This paper concerns with the politics of remembering IIWW in Manipur. It will be observed that commemorating the IIWW in Manipur took at least three turns, all competing and contesting for dominance or recognition. First, the colonial state remembered its soldiers and officers in some War Cemeteries in the region silencing the […]

Long-term approach to the menace of rape in India

By Thongkholal Haokip The fair and practical long term solution to the problem of rape lies on the improvement in the quality of Indian lives. This can be brought about through population stabilisation and more emphasis on education and increasing the spending in this sector. When population is stabilised much more financial resources can be […]