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Published: 14 September 2017

352 Pages | 6


ISBN: 9780199469307

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The Fall of Gods

Memory, Kinship, and Middle Classes in South India

Ester Gallo

  • Combines historical and ethnographic analysis of middle classes in contemporary India
  • Provides the readers with a rich discussion of many affective dimensions of family life in contemporary India, such as parenthood, reproduction, marriage, love, and intergenerational relations
  • Offers insights into the historical continuities between new middle classes and the traditional ones

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