SurinderS. Jodhka's Caste in Contemporary India PDF

By SurinderS. Jodhka

Caste is a contested terrain in India's society and polity. This booklet explores modern realities of caste in rural and concrete India. offering wealthy empirical findings throughout north India, it provides an unique standpoint at the purposes for the endurance of caste in India today.

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