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Oxford India Paperbacks [Social Stratification] Edited by Dipankar Gupta

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Preface
Acknowledgements
Hierarchy and Difference: An Introduction, Dipankar Gupta1
ICaste23
Varna and Caste, M.N. Srinivas28
Features of the Caste System, G.S. Ghurye35
Multiple Reference in Indian Caste Systems, Mckim Marriott49
Ideology of Purity, Pauline Kolenda60
Essence and Reality of the Caste System, C. Bougle64
Dumont on the Nature of Caste in India, T.N. Madan74
Brahmanical View of Caste, Gerald D. Berreman84
Caste System Upside Down, Joan P. Mencher93
Continuous Hierarchies and Discrete Castes, Dipankar Gupta110
IICaste Profiles143
Caste in a South Indian Village, Andre Beteille146
Jats of Punjab, Joyce Pettigrew163
Bhadraloks of Bengal, S.N. Mukherjee176
Untouchable's Version: Evaluating an Ideal Ascetic, R.S. Khare183
Kerala Christians and the Caste System, C.J. Fuller195
Endogamy and Status Mobility among Siddique Sheikhs of Allahabad, Imitiaz Ahmed213
IIIClass227
Emergence of an Industrial Labour Force in India, Morris D. Morris231
Who are the Working Class?, M. Holmstrom248
Agrarian Structure, Daniel Thorner261
Model of Agrarian Classes in India, D.N. Dhanagare271
Class and Economic Structure in Thanjavur, Kathleen Gough276
Tribal Identity and Class Differentiation: The Chaudhri Tribe, Ghanshyam Shah288
IVCaste, Class and Conflict303
Dominant Caste in Rampura, M.N. Srinivas307
Mobility in the Caste System, M.N. Srinivas312
New Cauhans: A Caste Mobility Movement in North India, William L. Rowe326
Caste, Class and Power, Andre Beteille339
Agricultural Failure: Caste, Class and Power in Rural West Bengal, Suraj Bandopadhyay Donald Von Eschen353
Mobility and Conflict: Social Roots of Caste Violence in Bihar, Pradip K. Bose369
Two Villages of Orissa: A Study of Caste Disputes, F.G. Bailey387
Mobilization of Landless Labourers: The Halpatis of South Gujarat, Jan Bremen399
Tribals in History: The Case of Chota Nagpur, Romila Thapar Majid Hayat Siddiqi419
App. I. The Use of the Marxian Method of Class Analysis, Gavin Smith432
App. II. Some Principles of Stratification: The Functionalist Position, Kingsley Davis Wilbert E. Moore441
App. III. Class, Status and Party, Max Weber454
App. IV. Hierarchy, Status and Power: The Caste System and its Implications, Louis Dumont471

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