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characters The Poison in the GiftRitual Prestation and the Dominant Caste in a North Indian Village ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB The village is grounded in a central peripheral configuration of castes rather than a hierarchical ordering She advances a view of caste as semiotically constituted of contextually shifting sets of meanings rather than one overarching ideological feature This new understand.

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characters The Poison in the GiftRitual Prestation and the Dominant Caste in a North Indian Village ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ing undermines the controversial interpretation advanced by Louis Dumont in his 1966 book Homo Hierarchicus in which he proposed a disjunction between the ideology of hierarchy based on the purity of the Brahman priest and the temporal power of the dominant caste or the kin.

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characters The Poison in the GiftRitual Prestation and the Dominant Caste in a North Indian Village ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB The Poison in the Gift is a detailed ethnography of gift giving in a North Indian village that powerfully demonstrates a new theoretical interpretation of caste Introducing the concept of ritual centrality Raheja shows that the position of the dominant landholding caste in.

  • Hardcover
  • 300
  • The Poison in the GiftRitual Prestation and the Dominant Caste in a North Indian Village
  • Gloria Goodwin Raheja
  • English
  • 14 October 2020
  • 9780226707280