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Author Name    David N. Gellner and Declan Quigley

Title   Contested Hierarchies

Binding   Paperback

Book Condition   New

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   New Delhi, India Oxford University Press 1998

ISBN    019564848X / 9780195648485

Seller ID   017705

Contested Hierarchies is an innovative collaborative study by six anthroplogists (two British, one American, one French, one Japanese and one Nepali) of a famous complex society, that of the Newars of the Kathmandu Valley, Nepal. Focusing on the core institutions of kinship and intercaste relations, the different contributions toContested Hierarchies analyse the cultural specificities of Newar society. Printed Pages: 378 with numerous halftones.

Caste System Hierarchies

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