Caste, class, and occupation.

by G. S. Ghurye

Publisher: Popular Book Depot in Bombay

Written in English
Published: Pages: 356 Downloads: 914
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  • India.


  • Caste -- India,
  • Ethnology -- India

Edition Notes

First published in 1932 under title: Caste and race in India.

LC ClassificationsDS422.C3 G5 1961
The Physical Object
Pagination356 p.
Number of Pages356
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL272255M
LC Control Numbersa 62000824

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The caste system in India is the paradigmatic ethnographic example of has origins in ancient India, and was transformed by various ruling elites in medieval, early-modern, and modern India, especially the Mughal Empire and the British Raj.

It is today the basis of afirmative action programmes in India. The caste system consists of two different concepts, varna and jati, which may be. Through individual profiles and numerous examples, Gordon shows how class within the black community was determined by skin color, family background, and education in combination with such indicators of status as occupation and religious affiliation.

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In Max Weber’s phraseology, caste and class are both status groups. While castes are perceived as hereditary groups with a fixed ritual status, social classes are defined in terms of the relations of production.

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However, in the course of time, because of many social factors, the four-fold division took the form of an evil caste system which was largely followed on the basis of birth and.

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Next are the Kshatriyas, or. A class system is based on both social factors and individual achievement. A class consists of a set of people who share similar status with regard to factors like wealth, income, education, and occupation.

Unlike caste systems, class systems are open. People are free to gain a different level of education or employment than their parents. 4 Power Structure in India: Institutional and Social (Caste, Dalit — Bahujan, Class, Patriarchy) Part 1Caste System in India According to Gail Omvedt, caste is a dominant factor in State - Selection from Indian Politics in Comparative Perspective [Book].

Caste, any of the ranked, hereditary, endogamous social groups, often linked with occupation, that together constitute traditional societies in South Asia, particularly among Hindus in India. Although sometimes used to designate similar groups in other societies, the “caste system” is uniquely developed in Hindu societies.caste a class of society; a social status or system: a caste society Not to be confused with: cast – a group of actors: the cast for the play was chosen; mold or pattern; a tinge; to throw forcefully: cast the first stone caste (kăst) n.

1. Any of the hereditary, endogamous social classes or subclasses of traditional Hindu society, stratified.Caste systems are closed (individuals cannot move from one caste to another), and they combine elements of tribal affiliation, endogamy, class, occupation, mores, and ritual.

Class A ranked group within a hierarchically stratified society whose membership is defined primarily in terms of wealth, occupation, and/or access to power.