Author:Balmurli Natrajan

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The Culturalization of Caste in India

By: Balmurli Natrajan

Price: $37.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/Manohar Publishers&Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200816

ISBN: 0415857864

Condition: New


This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. In India, caste groups ensure their durability in an era of multiculturalism by officially representing caste as cultural difference or ethnicity rather than as unequal descent-based relations. Challenging dominant social theories of caste, this book addresses questions of how caste survives the system that gave rise to it and adapts to new demands of capitalism and democracy. Based on original fieldwork, the book shows how the terrain of culture captured ... View more info