Gandhi against Caste

Gandhi against Caste

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In 1909, while still in South Africa, Gandhi publicly decried the caste system for its inequalities. Shortly after his return to India though, he spoke of the generally beneficial aspects of caste. Gandhi’s writings on caste reflect contradictory views and his critics accuse him of neglecting the unequal socio-economic structure that relegated Dalits to the bottom of the caste hierarchy. So, did Gandhi endorse the fourfold division of the Indian society or was… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: OUP India (February 15, 2018)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 336 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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