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Beyond caste : identity and power in South Asia, past and present

Author: Sumit Guha
Publisher: Leiden : Brill, 2013.
Series: Brill's Indological library, v. 44.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Beyond Caste traces the many changes South Asian society through the centuries and shows how 'caste' should be understood as a politically inflected and complex form of ethnic stratification that persisted across religious affiliations.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sumit Guha
ISBN: 9789004249189 9004249184
OCLC Number: 851753891
Description: pages cm.
Contents: The Birth of Caste --
Territorial Power: The Spatial Dimension of Social Organization --
The Political Economy of Village Life --
A Locus of Sociopolitical Organization: The Household --
Ruling, Identifying, and Counting: Knowledge and Power in Eighteenth-Century India --Empires, Nations, and the Politics of Ethnic Identity c. 1800-2000.
Series Title: Brill's Indological library, v. 44.
Responsibility: by Sumit Guha.
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