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Published: 15 October 2009

304 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/2 inches

ISBN: 9780198062776

Bookseller Code (06)

Caste, Hierarchy, and Individualism

Indian Critiques of Louis Dumont's Contributions

Edited by R.S. Khare

Oxford in India Readings in Sociology and Social Anthropology

  • Well-rounded, rigourous analysis of caste and hierarchy in India
  • Discusses logic, application and problems associated with Louis Dumont's influential structural, comparative method in sociology.
  • Well-known contributors
  • New epilogue written specifically for paperback edition discusses relevant sociological and anthropological disciplinary debates

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