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Aspects of caste in south India, Ceylon, and north-west Pakistan

Author: Edmund Ronald Leach
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1971, ©1960.
Series: Cambridge papers in social anthropology, 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book endeavours to test two opposing arguments about the meaning of the term caste.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Leach, Edmund Ronald.
Aspects of caste in south India, Ceylon, and north-west Pakistan.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1971, c1960
(OCoLC)760214883
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edmund Ronald Leach
ISBN: 0521096642 9780521096645 052107729X 9780521077293
OCLC Number: 37657481
Description: vii, 147 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: Contributors to this issue; Note on the spelling of caste names; Preface; Introduction: what should we mean by caste? E. R. Leach; Caste in a Tanjore village E. Kathleen Gough; Caste in Jaffna Michael Banks; The flexibility of caste principles in a Kandyan community Nur Yalman; The system of social stratification in Swat, North Pakistan Fredrik Barth; Bibliography; Map 1: General map showing the location of Tanjore, Jaffna, 'Terutenne' and Swat; Map 2: Map of Tanjore district; Map 3: Sketch-map of Kumbapettai; Map 4: Map of Ceylon; Fig. 1: Kinship diagram: the Potters of Terutenne; Fig. 2: Castes and occupations in Worejo; Fig. 3: The organization of agricultural activities in Swat: services and renumeration; Fig. 4: The caste composition of four Swat villages; Fig. 5: The hierarchy of castes in Swat.
Series Title: Cambridge papers in social anthropology, 2.
Responsibility: edited by E.R. Leach.

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