Untouchability in rural India / Ghanshyam Shah ... [et al.].

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New Delhi ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, 2006.
Description
216 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [206]-208) and index.
Contents
Introduction : caste, untouchability and Dalits in rural India -- Rural untouchability today : forms and sites -- 'Unclean' occupations : savaged by tradition -- Dalit women and the practice of untouchability -- Violence against Dalits -- Demanding rights, equality and dignity -- Conclusion.
ISBN
  • 076193507X (paper back)
  • 8178296624 (India : pb)
  • 9780761935070
  • 9788178296623
LCCN
2006019476
OCLC
70176800
International Article Number
  • 9780761935070
  • 9788178296623
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