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A Companion to the Anthropology of India free pdf A Companion to the Anthropology of India offers a broad overview of the rapidly evolving scholarship on Indian society from the earliest area studies to views of India s globalization in the twenty-first century. * Provides readers with an important new introduction to the anthropology of India * Explores the larger global issues that have transformed India since the end of colonization, including demographic, economic, social, cultural, political, and religious issues * Contributions by leading experts present up-to-date, comprehensive coverage of key topics such as population and life expectancy, civil society, social-moral relationships, caste and communalism, youth and consumerism, the new urban middle class, environment and health, tourism, public and religious cultures, politics and law * Represents an authoritative guide for professional social and cultural anthropologists, and South Asian specialists, and an accessible reference work for students engaged in the analysis of India s modern transformation

About Isabelle Clark-Deces

Isabelle Clark-Deces is Professor of Anthropology and the Director of the Program in South Asian Studies at Princeton University. Her books include The Encounter Never Ends: Return to the Field of Tamil Rituals (2007).

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Author : Isabelle Clark-Deces
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley
Data Published : 31 October 2011
ISBN : 1444331809
EAN : 9781444331806
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 568 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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