Glimpses from villages in the Northeast: Traditional quarantine measures came alive during the COVID-19 pandemic

By Thongkholal Haokip Forthcoming in Contributions to Indian Sociology Abstract During the COVID-19 pandemic, communities in the hills of Northeast India fought the epidemic by taking recourse to traditional preventive health measures, both sealing off villages and quarantining to combat the spread of the highly infectious coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. These traditional emergency health measures grew out of local experience with disease […]

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