Indian Society and Culture

By Vinita Pandey

This book introduces the various aspects of India's society and culture, in both contemporary and historical perspectives. It begins with basic characteristics of Indian society and then proceeds with detailed accounts of important social institutions in India, such as family, marriage, kinship, Indian polity, economy, and religion. Further, it provides a glimpse of the country's stratification system which is followed by the descriptions of tribal, rural, and urban communities in India. The contents also revolve around Indian social problems, social movements, and social change/ development in modern India. The book concludes with a note on the pioneers of Indian sociology. [Subject: India Studies, Sociology]

Publication Date: 3/4/2016
Format: Cloth
ISBN: 9788131607619

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