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People of India: Uttar Pradesh: Volume XLII, 3 Vols.

Amir Hasan, B.R. Rizvi, and J.C. Das (eds); General Editor: K.S. Singh

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ISBN 10: 8173041148 / ISBN 13: 9788173041143
Published by Anthropological Survey of India in Association with Popular Prakashan in association with Manohar, New Delhi, India, 2005
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Title: People of India: Uttar Pradesh: Volume XLII,...

Publisher: Anthropological Survey of India in Association with Popular Prakashan in association with Manohar, New Delhi, India

Publication Date: 2005

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:New

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Edition: First Edition.

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Published in association with anthropological survey of india theanthropological survey of india launched the people of india (poi)project on 2 october 1985 to generate an anthropological profile ofall communities of india, the impact on them of change anddevelopment process and the links that bring them together as partof this all-india project the first ever ethnographic survey of allcommunities of uttar pradesh (307) was taken up in collaborationwith local scholars the results of the survey were discussed atthe workshops held at meerut university in march 1990 and atregional workshops held in dehradun in october 1987 and april-may1991 uttar pradesh, the northern province which derives itsidentity from its unique geographical and historical situation,constitutes most of what was known as madhya desh or the middlecountry of aryavarta and as hindustan in the medieval period thestate is divided into three major eco-cultural zones, themountainous region in the north, the plains in the middle and thehilly regions of the south and six sub-regions defined by dialectshindi is the official language widely spoken and there are 36 otherlanguages, mostly belonging to the indo-aryan language family themost populous state of india, uttar pradesh is the second largeststate in terms of the number of communities (307) of whom thescheduled castes and minorities form a high proportion the traitsthat stand out here are higher incidence of vegetarianism, juniorand senior sororate, junior and senior levirate, textual and folkcomponents of life cycle rituals, patriarchal norms, syncretism ora blending of religious traditions, etc uttaranchal known asuttarakhand in the ancient texts was formed as a separate state on8 november 2000 the hill people marked by preponderance of themongoloid traits, presence of the tribes, relative absence ofuntouchability, freedom for women in choice of mates andrecognition of their property rights, hypergamy and hypogamy,fraternal polyandry, bride

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