Dalit Movement in India by Eva-Maria Hardtmann
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Dalit Movement in India
By Eva-Maria Hardtmann

The Dalit Movement in India

Local Practices, Global Connections

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Dalit Movement in India by Eva-Maria Hardtmann

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This work traces new 'practices' and discourses among Dalit activists since the 1990s and shows how these practices both shaped and changed social relations. It is an anthropological attempt to reach behind the surface of the contemporary Dalit movement. It discusses the kind of discourses found among Dalit activists; the organizational structure of the movement; local practices among activists, among others. This study also relates the method of anthropological fieldwork to theories about social movements. It offers a historical context as a prerequisite to understanding processes in the contemporary Dalit movement focus on the heterogeneity and the geographical spread of the contemporary Dalit movement. The fieldwork moves from a small locality of Dalits in Lucknow to interaction with Davit activists in Maharashtra to the life of Punjabi Dalit migrants in Birmingham.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780195697841
ISBN-10: 0195697847
Format: Hardback
(223mm x 145mm x 20mm)
Pages: 278
Imprint: OUP India
Publisher: OUP India
Publish Date: 27-Nov-2008
Country of Publication: India

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Author Biography - Eva-Maria Hardtmann

Eva-Maria Hardtmann is Associate Professor in the Department of Social Anthropology at Stockholm University.

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