ISBN 9780195645477,Homo Hierarchicus: The Caste System and its Implications

Homo Hierarchicus: The Caste System and its Implications

Rs575

Publisher

Oxford University Press

Publication Year 1998
ISBN-13

ISBN 9780195645477

ISBN-10 0195645472
Binding

Paper Back

Number of Pages 336 Pages
Language (English)
Subject

Literature fiction

Louis Dumont's modern classic, here presented in an enlarged, revised, and corrected second edition, simultaneously supplies that reader with the most cogent statement in the Indian caste system and its organizing principles and a provocative advance in the comparison of societies on the basis of their underlying ideologies.

About the Author
Louis Dumont Before his death in 1999, Louis Dumont was Directeur d'Etudes at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in Paris
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