Caste, Hierarchy, and Individualism: Indian Critiques of Louis Dumont's Contributions

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This volume in the Oxford in India Readings in Sociology and Social Anthropology series is a well-rounded and rigourous analysis of the study of caste and hierarchy in India. The essays herein are a contextualized sociological appraisal of the work of Louis Dumont. They constitute Indian responses to Dumont's path breaking work Homo Hierarchicus, and discuss the logic, application and problems associated with his influential structural and comparative method in sociology. The essays in Section I provide the reader with ...

Caste, Hierarchy, and Individualism: Indian Critiques of Louis Dumont's Contributions 2009, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780198062776

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Caste, Hierarchy, and Individualism: Indian Critiques of Louis Dumont's Contributions 2006, Oxford University Press, USA, New Delhi, India

ISBN-13: 9780195679175

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