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Author Bouglé, Célestin Charles Alfred, 1870-1940.

Title Essays on the caste system. / Translated with an introd. by D. F. Pocock
Published Cambridge [Eng.] : University Press, 1971

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Description xiv, 228 pages ; 23 cm
Series European understanding of India
Contents The essence and reality of the caste system -- The roots of the caste system. Caste specialization and the guild ; The opposition of caste and family ; The hierarchy of castes and the priesthood -- The vitality of the system. Caste and the Buddhist revolution ; Caste under British administration -- The effects. Race ; Law ; Economic life: consumption ; Economic life: production ; Literature
Notes Translation of Essais sur le regime des castes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Translation of: Essais sur le regime des castes
Subject Caste -- India.
India -- Social conditions.
Author Pocock, David Francis, 1928-
LC no. 79154506
ISBN 0521080932
Other Titles Essais sur le regime des castes. English