Title Rethinking India's Past
Book Condition New
Publisher New Delhi, India Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Private Limited/Research India Press
0198068298 / 9780198068297
Seller ID 110023
Covering a long time span˝from the Vedic period to twelfth century AD˝this book provides an incisive account of ancient social formations. It explores key aspects of early Indian history: political ideas and institutions, economic patterns and developments, social structure and practices, themes like oriental despotism, position of the sudras, transition from ancient to medieval, feudalism, urban decay, and sati. Integrating a rich array of historical and archaeological sources as well as anthropological and ethnographic material, this book is essential reading for students and teachers of ancient Indian history. Printed Pages: 307.
Rethinking India's Past R.S. Sharma