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Author Fuller, C. J. (Christopher John), 1949- author.

Title Tamil brahmans : the making of a middle-class caste / C. J. Fuller, Haripriya Narasimhan.

Published Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  305.894811054 FULL    AVAILABLE
Physical description viii, 278 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-272) and index.
Contents Introduction -- The village: caste, land, and emigration to the city -- Education and employment in the colonial period -- Education and employment after independence -- The changing position of women -- Urban ways of life -- Religion, music, and dance -- Tamil brahmans as a middle-class caste.
Other author Narasimhan, Haripriya, author.
Subject Brahmans -- India -- Tamil Nadu -- Social conditions.
Tamil (Indic people) -- India -- Tamil Nadu -- Social conditions.
Middle class -- India -- Tamil Nadu.
Caste -- India -- Tamil Nadu.
Tamil Nadu (India) -- Social conditions.
ISBN 9780226152608 (cloth : alk. paper)
022615260X (cloth : alk. paper)
9780226152745 (pbk. : alk. paper)
022615274X (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780226152882 (e-book)
022615288X (e-book)