Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 August 2017

424 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199468157

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Panthers in Parliament

Dalits, Caste, and Political Power in South India

Hugo Gorringe

  • It is an extremely readable account of Dalit Politics in Tamil Nadu
  • It offers analyses of caste connections, leadership styles and corruption in politics.
  • It analyses the relationship between caste and politics in the state, explores processes of institutionalization and evaluates the impact of the Liberation Panthers Party both in terms of its core Dalit supporters and democratization in the state.