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backward classes in contemporary India

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backward classes in contemporary India

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Published by Oxford University Press in Delhi, Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Caste -- India.,
    • Dalits -- India.,
    • Equality.,
    • India -- Scheduled tribes.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAndré Béteille.
      SeriesOxford India paperbacks
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT720 .B469 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 117 p. ;
      Number of Pages117
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1374437M
      ISBN 100195630351
      LC Control Number92906077
      OCLC/WorldCa26673750

      Satendra Kumar is a sociologist and a prolific writer. Currently, he is a Fellow at the Indian Institute of Advanced Study (IIAS) Shimla. After completing his PhD from the Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi, he has been teaching at G. B. Pant Social Science Institute, University of Allahabad. He specialises in the sociology.   Dr. B.R. Ambedkar th anniversary celebrations committee organized a talk by Professor Basant Kumar Mallick on ‘Ambedkar as a builder of modern India’ on 24th April, at the C V Raman Auditorium at the University of Hyderabad (UoH). Prof. Mallick is the Head of the Department of History at Utkal University.   The book will interest scholars and researchers of social exclusion and social justice, Dalit, Adivasi and Backward Classes studies, sociology and social anthropology, politics, law and human rights, as well as policy-makers, think tanks and NGOs in the : P. S. Krishnan.


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supplanting "'depressed classes,' a term in common use by reformers at the turn of the century." M. GALANTER, COMPETING EQUALITIES: LAW AND THE BACKWARD CLASSES IN INDIA. "Scheduled Tribes" refers to aboriginal groups of particular geographical areas who are outside the mainstream of Indian society.

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The phenomenon of caste has probably aroused more controversy than any other aspect of Indian life and thought. Susan Bayly's cogent and sophisticated analysis explores the emergence of the ideas, experiences and practices which gave rise to the so-called 'caste society' from the pre-colonial period to the end of the twentieth by: The Backward Classes in Contemporary India () is a set of essays on the backward classes in contemporary India by Beteille who has devoted thirty years to the study of the subject.

The essays written for scholars as well as laypersons deal primarily with the issues of public policy and, as such, have topical value in view of the impor. User Review - Flag as inappropriate CONTEMPORARY INDIA The author clearly tries to point out the problems prevailing in Indian society in modern world.

The whole book is divided in 7 two most important subsections which I considered to be the most important problems of India i.e. “Hindutva and its spatial strategies and caste inequalities in India.”Reviews: 1.

The backward classes in contemporary India. New Delhi: Oxford University Press, Chandran, E. Reservations for OBCs: Mandal commission report. Among the themes it deals with are the questions of how the Indian caste system views women and how women view the system of social stratification in contemporary India.

In the early s, when it became clear that reservation for backward classes was going to be a reality, the uproar against it by the “forward castes”, especially in north.

The Untouchables in Contemporary India. Michael Mahar, Sripati Chandrasekhar. University of Arizona Press, - Dalits - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people Andhra anti-disabilities legislation areas Article B.

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This book analyses legal orders, actors and democracy in contemporary India, with a particular focus on the everyday. Muslim Backward Classes provides a comprehensive explanation of the origin and meaning of the term “backward class,” followed with the historical perspectives of Muslim backwardness in India.

The volume fills the gap in the literature and presents a broad-based picture of the problems of Muslim OBCs, highlighting the questions of justice Brand: SAGE Publications.

[Lecture] Caste in Contemporary India, by Prof Surinder S Jodhka. Its institutionalization through the reservation policy, the quotas for Scheduled Castes and Other Backward Classes, is also cited as the other reason for its continued survival.

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Karanth. Backward class movements in Tamil Nadu/P. Radhakrishnan. Backward castes and social change in UP and Bihar/Meenakshi Jain. Buddhism, conversion and identity: a case study of village Mahars/Neera Burra.

The judicial and sociological view of other backward classes/A.M. Shah. /5(8). India's caste system is among the world's oldest forms of surviving social stratification. The BBC explains its complexities. The system which divides Hindus into. backward classes, the author has also given a detailed account of the history and origin of the term and how it is discussed and explained in the constitution of : Anushyama Mukherjee.

By the early s there began a shift in caste politics. The continuation of a one party system, which was the Congress party, composed mostly of upper-caste leadership, came to an was partly due to economic liberalisation in India which reduced the control the state had on the economy and thus the lower castes, and partly due to an upsurge in caste based parties that made the.

Great book. It provides a lot of insights about the rise of multi-party competition in Indian politics (after the end of the Congress' hegemony in the 60ss), and how the different parties had to organize themselves to accommodate the increasing assertiveness of the "depressed classes" (Dalits) and the "Backward Classes" (low castes)/5.

contemporary India Surya Prakash Upadhyay Abstract The political rise of Backward Classes and Dalits, rising political consciousness and pride in one's caste, shaping of competitiveness among the caste groups and attempts by the Hindutva movement to integrate caste groups invites revisiting sanskritization.

The. Srinivas, Mysore Narasimhachar. Social Change in Modern India. The Rabindranath Tagore Memorial Lectures Berkeley: University of California Press, Based off of his Tagore lectures presented at the Association for Asian Studies at University of California, Berkeley from tothe Indian sociologist Mysore Narasimhachar Srivinas () published Social Change in Modern.

modern India's most fascinating social issues, the backward classes, contains relatively little discussion explicitly directed to contemporary anthropological and sociological scholarship. No author should be criticised for not writing a different book, but I do miss in this one the authoritative.

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The book will interest scholars and researchers of social exclusion and social justice, Dalit, Adivasi and Backward Classes studies, sociology and social anthropology, politics, law and human rights, as well as policy-makers, think tanks and NGOs in the field.

Reinventing India offers an analytical account of the history of modern India and of its contemporary reinvention. Part One traces India's transformation under colonial rule, and the ideas and social forces which underlay the deliberations of the Constituent Assembly.

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Beteille, Andre. The Backwa,rd Classes in Contemporary India, Delhi. Reservation Justice to Other Backward Classes. Anirudh Prasad. /-Reservation for Backward Classes (Mandal Commission report of the Backward classes Commission ) Edited.

/-The Mandal Commission and Mandalisation. Maheswari /-Beyond Mandal and After Backward Classes in Perspective. Roy Barman. In this book, Steven I. Wilkinson uses collected data on Hindu-Muslim riots, socio-economic factors and competitive politics in India to test his theory that riots are fomented in order to win elections and that governments decide whether to stop them or not based on the likely electoral cost of doing : Steven I.

Wilkinson. The first attempt by the Central government to deal with the problems of the non-Dalit lower castes came in the form of the ill-fated First Backward Classes Commission, whose Author: Satish Deshpande.

This article has been written by Shubhangi Agarwalfrom Symbiosis Law School, Pune. Abstract. Government of India introduced the additional 10 per cent reservations for economically backward classes in rd Constitutional Amendment Act, The problem with this amendment is of 50% maximum limit for reservation as it may in turn violate the basic structure : Gazala Parveen.

The Rise of the Other Backward Classes in the Hindi Belt a group classified as one of the ‘other backward classes’ in contemporary India.

Instead of treating the book as ethnographic. caste [Port., casta=basket], ranked groups based on heredity within rigid systems of social stratification, especially those that constitute Hindu scholars, in fact, deny that true caste systems are found outside India. The caste is a closed group whose members are severely restricted in their choice of occupation and degree of social participation.

The Orissa State Commission for Backward Classes Act, Orissa Act 16 of or Published in Orissa Gazette Extraordinary No. dated An Act to constitute a State Commission for Backward Classes other than the scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes and to provide for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

17 The best research on the social condition of the backward classes is by the sociologist Andre Beteille. See eg, the dated but conceptually superb book André Béteille, The Backward Classes in Contemporary India (Oxford University Press ).

18 Janki Prasad Parimoo v. Reinventing India examines the history of modern India and its contemporary transformation, proving a lucid and eminently readable account of the changes which are shaking India today.

Part I of the book describes India’s transformation under colonial rule, and the ideas and social forces which underlay the deliberations of the Constituent Assembly which was convened in to Author: Stuart Corbridge.3 Unit 3 - Basic Institutions of Indian society: Caste, marriage, religion, class, joint family and democracy.

Unit 4 - Culture: Material and Non material culture, cultural lag. Changes and transformation in Indian society,factors affecting National integration: Regionalism Communalism and Size: KB.