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Culture Change in Tribal Life

Culture Change in Tribal Life I S Chauhan Impact of Education on the Bhils; Culture Change in the Tribal Life of Madhya Pradesh by T B Naik; sponsored by Research Programmes Committee, Planning Commission; printed by Wedoli Advertisers, New Delhi, 1969; pp xx+337.

Race in Fiji Politics-A Note on the Indian Community

The social and political problems of modern Fiji, which became independent on October 10, are invariably phrased in terms of confrontation between the Indian and Fijian communities. The basic assumption underlying this approach is that each ethnic community, and particularly the Indian com- munity, is solidly united because it faces its own unique problems.

Social Cleavages in Trade Relationships-A Study of Indians in Fiji

The system of trade relationships in Labasa contains a complex pattern of cleavages but there exists a body of counterbalancing ties of co-operation which provides for continuation of the system.

Caste, Class and Power

Caste, Class and Power: Changing Patterns of Stratification in a Tanjore Village by Andre Beteille; Oxford University Press, 1966; THIS book is the revised version of a doctoral thesis submitted by Andre Beteille to the Delhi University. It is based on observation and investigations carried out by the author in one village of the Tanjore distric in Madras State. In a sense the book represents a fusion of sociology and social anthropology: the framework of analysis is sociological and the methods of study are those conventionally used by social anthropologists. But this book has some obvious limitations. Recent conceptual and methodological advances registered by sociologists in the study of power are not reflected in the book, nor is it rich in the presentation and analysis of concrete ethnographic data
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