A Comparative Analysis Of Naga, Mizo And Meitei Insurgencies

The word insurgency, despite its rampant use in the modern day, has not been given a separate entry in the Oxford Dictionary of English Language until recently.1 It equalizes insurgents as ‘Ëśrebels’. The Encyclopedia of Social Sciences too does not include it as an independent item. The Random House Dictionary defines insurgency as an act of rejection. It is further amplified to mean an...