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Author Dickey, Sara, author

Title Living class in urban India / Sara Dickey
Published New Brunswick, New Jersey : Rutgers University Press, [2016]
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Contents Introduction: the everyday life of class -- What is class in Madurai? -- Four residents, as I know them -- Consumption and apprehension: class in the everyday -- Debt: the material consequences of moral constructs -- Performing the middle -- Marriage: drama, display, and the reproduction of class -- Food, hunger, and the binding of class relations -- Conclusions: nuancing class boundaries
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Social classes -- India -- Madurai -- Longitudinal studies.
Social stratification -- India -- Madurai -- Longitudinal studies.
Madurai (India) -- Economic conditions.
Madurai (India) -- Social conditions.
Genre/Form Longitudinal studies.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2015043870
ISBN 0813583934 (electronic bk.)
0813583942 (electronic bk.)
9780813583938 (electronic bk.)
9780813583945 (electronic bk.)
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