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Published: 25 May 2017

424 Pages


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.

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