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eBook Caste, Occupation and Politics on the Ganges: Passages of Resistance (Anthropology and Cultural History in Asia and the Indo-Pacific) ePub

by Assa Doron

  • ISBN: 0754675505
  • Category: Humanities
  • Subcategory: Other
  • Author: Assa Doron
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (December 28, 2008)
  • Pages: 216
  • ePub book: 1492 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1573 kb
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  • Rating: 4.2
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Routledge About the Series. Anthropology and Cultural History in Asia and the Indo-Pacific.

Anthropology and Cultural History in Asia and the Indo-Pacific. This series offers a comprehensive view of Asian and Indo-Pacific anthropology and cultural history. It carries studies from China, Japan, South-East Asia, South Asia, and the entire Pacific region, including Australia and New Zealand.

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It will be of interest to students of Banaras, of South Asia, of tourism and of the anthropology and sociology of ’subalterns’ in all societies

It will be of interest to students of Banaras, of South Asia, of tourism and of the anthropology and sociology of ’subalterns’ in all societies. I am particularly impressed by Doron’s deft handling of the a.

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Assa Doron examines the evolution of the boatmen community, drawing on a variety of sources to illuminate the cultural politics of social and economic inequality in contemporary India. Caste, Occupation and Politics on the Ganges offers insight into recent debates about the cultural and historical forms of social practice and resistance at the juncture between tradition and the global economy, and will therefore appeal not only to anthropologists, but to anyone working in the field of development studies, globalization, religion, politics and cultural studies.

October 2001 · Cultural Geographies. violations of human rights and, at the same time, the resistance against political oppression and repression during this period. James Derrick Sidaway. This memory has gradually been taking shape through various means of recording and working through the consequences of the violations of fundamental rights that individuals endured as a consequence of the state’s repressive action.

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Caste, Occupation, and Politics on the Ganges: Passages of Resistance

Caste, Occupation, and Politics on the Ganges: Passages of Resistance. The cheap mobile phone is probably the most significant personal communications device in history, and in India, where caste prejudice has reinforced power for generations, the mobile has proved even more disruptive than elsewhere. India had 35 million telephones in 2001, and only 4 million of them were mobiles.

This intriguing anthropological study investigates how the boatmen of Banaras have repositioned themselves within the traditional social organization and used their privileged position on the river to contest upper-caste and state domination. Assa Doron examines the evolution of the boatmen community, drawing on a variety of sources to illuminate the cultural politics of social and economic inequality in contemporary India. Caste, Occupation and Politics on the Ganges offers insight into recent debates about the cultural and historical forms of social practice and resistance at the juncture between tradition and the global economy, and will therefore appeal not only to anthropologists, but to anyone working in the field of development studies, globalization, religion, politics and cultural studies.