Sociology paper-

May 19th, 2015
Studypool Tutor
Price: $10 USD

Tutor description

AR Desai- Marxist- Student of Ghurye- Social background of Indian Nationalism- historical as well as dialectical approach. Pre colonial: Feudal System different from European- Cooperative feudalism- state was taking tax without any measures for the development of it.

Word Count: 26790
Showing Page: 1/64
Sociology paper-2 Revision NotesChapter 1- Indian ThinkersAR Desai- Marxist- Student of Ghurye- Social background of Indian Nationalism- historical as well as dialectical approach.Pre colonial: Feudal System different from European- Cooperative feudalism- state was taking tax without any measures for the development of it.Colonial: Zamindari system- trade monopoly- destruction of SSI and artisans.Post Colonial: Green Revolution-PRIs-landlessness and Naxalite movement-Policies in interests of the rich industrial houses-12 families and 80% of the industries.Criticism- MN Srinivas Naxalism started during communist government of Bengal-Studied only modes of production, ignoring education, culture, ideology etc- MS Gore Post colonial periods Cooperatives have reduced poverty- SC Dubey on community programmes- Y Singh said Desai directly didnt use Marxism ideas, gave a platform for study of Indian society.MN Srinivas- Structural Functionalist by his teacher AR Brown- Student of Ghurye- field work strongly against book view- founder of structural approach in India- got to field, do empirical study.Caste system-sub caste and sub sub caste system-rejected Varna view of caste system by Dumont-Ritual criteria (food, language, speech etc) and Secular Criteria (education, wealth, power)- Earlier ritual was important, advent of foreigners Secular became important- Dumont was telling village was a myth and caste is the reality, but Srinivas gave important to both caste and villag

Review from student

Studypool Student
" <3 it, thanks for saving me time. "
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1831 tutors are online

Brown University





1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology




2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University




982 Tutors

Columbia University





1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University





2113 Tutors

Emory University





2279 Tutors

Harvard University





599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology



2319 Tutors

New York University





1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University





1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University





2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University





932 Tutors

Princeton University





1211 Tutors

Stanford University





983 Tutors

University of California





1282 Tutors

Oxford University





123 Tutors

Yale University





2325 Tutors