Hierarchy and Its Discontents

Hierarchy and Its Discontents

Culture and the Politics of Consciousness in Caste Society

Anniversary Collection

by Steven M. Parish

Published by: University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

264 pages, 0.00 x 0.00 x 0.00, 2 maps

  • ISBN: 9781512805437
  • Published: November 2016



The caste system fascinates Western scholars because it forms the basis for South Asian society—but how does it affect its participants?