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Published: 01 August 2019

320 Pages | 2 maps ; 15 black and white halftones

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190664770

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Narrow Fairways

Getting By & Falling Behind in the New India

Patrick Inglis

Global and Comparative Ethnography

  • Provides an ethnographic study of social mobility in India, tracking golf caddies and their families struggle for a period of ten years
  • Argues that the interactions between the rich and poor matter in advancing or limiting prospects for the poor, contributing to the study of elites and their role in perpetuating social inequality