Title Indian Caste System (Culture and Civilization Series)
Book Condition New
Jacket Condition New
Publisher New Delhi, India Discovery Publishing House Pvt. Ltd. 2011
8171418473 / 9788171418473
Seller ID 106927
Civilization and culture is not only Ancient but it is also extensive and varied. Many races and peoples have contributed and enriched it. Its key note is Synthesis on the basis of eternal values. Thus the foundations of the two great ideals of Indian civilization - synthesis of Cultures and Spiritual regeneration of man have been truly laid, on which future structure of India`s culture and civilization has been raised. Aim of this series is to compile some perspectives of Indian civilization and culture. It infact, is a romance, telling tale of heroic men, women and their exploits. It is a whole literature in itself, containing code of life, Philosophy of social and Ethical Relations their speculative Thoughts and deeds on human problems that is hard to reval. Through such Creations alone the harmonies underlying true civilization and culture will one day reconcile the disorders of modern life. This common pool of literature on civilization and culture compiled in this series of volumes, it is hoped will enable the reader, Eastern and western, to understand and appreciate currents of World thoughts, as also the deeds and moments of the mind in India, which have a common urge and aspiration that is global prosperity, Happiness and peace. Contents, 1. Introduction 2. The Caste System 3. India`s Social Customs and Systems 4. The Changing Concept of Caste in India: History and Review 5. Society : Class, Family and Individual 6. Division of Castes 7. Expulsion from Caste 8. Caste System : A Case of South India 9. Caste System in India 10. Various Rules : Religion and Caste 11. Organisation and Jurisdiction 12. Disintegration and Multiplication of Caste 13. Caste and Structure of Society 14. Our Social Heritage.Printed Pages: 264.
Indian Caste System (Culture and Civilization Series) R.K. Pruthi