, Volume 5, Issue 5, pp 48–52 | Cite as

Status-seeking in Indian Villages

  • David G. Mandelbaum


Indian Village Origin Myth Recurrent Change South Asia Study Ritual Purity 
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Further Reading Suggested by the Author

  1. Social Change in Modern India by M. N. Srinivas (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1966). A brief review of contemporary change in Indian society by one of India’s leading anthropologists.Google Scholar
  2. Systems of Society in India by David G. Mandelbaum (Boston: Houghton, Mifflin Company, forthcoming). This article is based on a chapter in this larger work.Google Scholar
  3. Caste, Class and Power by André Béteille (Berkeley: University of California, 1965). An excellent study of changing patterns of stratification in a village in South India.Google Scholar

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