The pioneering work of sociologist M. N. Srinivas has stimulated intense debate on the structure of Indian society and the changes taking place there. This volume brings together seven of Srinivas's most important essays, centering on three institutions basic to Indian society: village, caste, and joint family.
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"To scholars interested in village India, these essays should provide a wealth of ethnographic material, examples of careful and insightful analyses and a general overarching anthropological theory of village social organization by an indigenous anthropologist."--Contemporary Sociology
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Book Description OUP India, 1987. Book Condition: Fair. Cover worn.This book has hardback covers. Ex-library, With usual stamps and markings, In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. No dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 2439838
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