The Culturalization of Caste in India

The Culturalization of Caste in India

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104.26 The Culturalization of Caste in India

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 by a new… (more)

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Publisher: Routledge (August 02, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 232 pages

File size: 2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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