• summary of satish deshpande's 'class inequalities in india today'
    Caste Inequalities in India Today – SatishDeshpande (origin of sc- the govt of india act 1935 required the preparation of schedules listing the castes and tribes forming the ‘depressed classes’) summary the 1980-90 witnessed ‘the return of the repressed’- the renewed militancy and social visibility...
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  • Equality in India
    Right, and our Constitution gives all Indians the right to practice it, irrespective of caste, creed, economic status, race or gender. Ancient Indian civilization was steeped in inequalities, mostly of caste. With the advent of Buddhism and Jainism, the caste system received a jolt, as the common man...
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  • Ram Manohar Lohia and His Tackling of Caste Issue
    Manohar Lohia and his tackling of Caste issue This paper will study how and why caste became so crucial to Ram Manohar Lohia’s politics. This would be understood by tracing the different dimensions of some of his theoretical and political activities, specifically on caste and even otherwise. So, for example...
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  • Introduction to Social Stratification
    class inequalities, gender inequalities and ethnic inequalities reflect the various forms of divisions or stratifications that exist in society. There has never been an equal society. People have always known some form of social stratification. Some past major forms of stratification are the Caste System...
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  • Reservation for Women: de-Reserving the System
    RESERVATION FOR WOMEN: DE-RESERVING THE SYSTEM “I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.” -Babasaheb Dr. B.R. Ambedkar (Quoted from BAWS, 2003) The classical political theories having essential roots in the patriarchal socio-cultural...
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  • Civils
    Features of Indian Society (Caste-Stratified Society) The Main Features of Indian societies as a Caste-stratified Society are: Social Stratification in India has been basically a caste-based social stratification. The Indian society stand organised on the foundations of caste-system. It involves...
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  • Hank
    The inequalities of life under the caste system People, in New Spain, were organized, by law, into a caste system. This caste system was based on race. Those at the top lived very well. Those at the bottom lived very harsh lives. Who's Who in the Caste System: The Peninsulares or Gauchapine, (European...
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  • Social Stratification in Modern Capitalist Societies'
    A. 'Educational system reproduces systems of social stratification in modern capitalist societies'. Analyze this statement by addressing the following questions/topics; 1. What is social stratification? Why are class, caste, gender and ethnicity considered to be systems of stratification? Answer-...
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  • What's Up Doc
    Ch 9 Women, Caste and reform Q1. What social ideas did the following people support? a)Rammohun Roy Spread of Western education Reforming Hinduism Greater freedom and equality for women Upliftment of widows Campaigned against the practise of sati Critical of caste inequalities b)Dayanand...
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  • Afasdf
    about India's caste system, India's Caste and Class - Varna, Caste, and Other Divisions, ancient India caste systems.... Although many other nations are characterized by social inequality, perhaps nowhere else in the world has inequality been so elaborately constructed as in the Indian institution of...
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  • Chapter 9
    women, caste and reform ncert back questions with their answers of history chapter class 8th: What social ideas did the following people support? Rammohun Roy Spread of Western education Reforming Hinduism Greater freedom and equality for women Upliftment of widows Campaigned against the practise...
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    security. "Rightly", said by Franklin, “A ploughman on his feet is better than a gentleman on his knees. " Estimates of the total number of Indians unemployed or underemployed vary between 70 and 100 million. This figure can cause concern to any nation, but to a developing country like ours, it...
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  • Caste System
    A caste is a division of society based on occupation and family lineage. Although many other nations are characterized by social inequality, perhaps nowhere else in the world has inequality been so elaborately constructed as in the Indian institution of caste. The Indian caste system is unique in the...
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  • Analysis of the Possible Effects of the Caste System to India’s Globalization Aspiration
    globalization and uplift their living. However, there are still countries that seem to lag behind because of their internal problems in regards to inequalities. India with regards to its present global profile is seen to be one of the rising economic powers in the world. In spite of its vast supply of...
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  • Systems of Social Stratification
    The caste, the class and the colour-bar are among the systems of social stratification. The main aim of this essay is to compare and contrast these systems as well as indicating their advantages and disadvantages to development. The essay begins with defining the key terms which include comparing, contrasting...
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    The Indian Caste System is historically one of the main dimensions where people in India are socially differentiated through social class, religion, region, tribe, gender, and language. The Caste system started with the Aryans. The Aryans (noble people) were a nomadic and pastoral people who settled...
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  • Discrimination
    civilization, its culture, its technology, on the oppression of the majority by a minority. Class is vitally important in understanding social inequalities suffered globally by the races which comprise our world, but also it extends more specifically into the different ethnicities which comprise a race...
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  • social inequality
    societies generate stratification Melvin Tumin, Social Stratification (Chapter – 3,4,5) III (Jan. 20 – 24) 5 Interrogating Inequality Erik Olin Wright, Interrogating Inequality (Chapter – 1) 6 Introduction to Class Analysis – classic inheritance & its debate Rosemary Crompton, Class and Stratification...
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  • Social Stratification : Socy 101
    division and using the caste system of India as an example to critically elaborate on the factors that caused the above social issues which are inequality, socio-economic status, marriage and colour of skin (inclusive of ethnicity). Social stratification can be explained as a system in which society ranks...
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  • India Caste System
    ) Attitude to hierarchy A) The India's caste system India has a hierarchical caste system in the society. Within Indian culture, Hindu or Muslim, urban or village, virtually all things, people, and groups of people are ranked according to various essential qualities. The social Hierarchy is present...
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