Why Do Grassroots Activists in the Communist Party of India-Maoist Movement Turn to Violence as a Form of Resistance? What Do these Acts of Violence Mean to Them?

Jan 2008 - Nov 2008
MA project in Peace and Conflict Studies at the University of Oslo. Project supported by PRIO student scholarship.

Supervisors at PRIO: Åshild Kolås & Scott Gates


Master Thesis

Alte, Maria Indiana (2008) The Framing of a Social Movement: Actors' Perspectives on Joining, Leaving and Refraining from Membership in the Naxalite Movement in South India. MA thesis, Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Oslo, .