Castes of Mind:colonialism and the Making of

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Permanent Black, 2003 - Caste - 372 pages
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This Book Traces The Career Of Caste Through History And Also Examines The Rise Of Caste Politics In Contemporary India, In Particular Caste-Based Movements And Their Implications For Indian Nationhood.

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Castes of mind: colonialism and the making of modern India

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Is India's caste system the remnant of ancient India's social practices or the result of the historical relationship between India and British colonial rule? Dirks (history and anthropology ... Read full review

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This is a really fantastic book, and gives an excellent historical background and historiographical assessment of caste debates and politics across the last two centuries. Read full review

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