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mobi ´ Homo hierarchicus ✓ Louis Dumont New Preface in which Dumont reviews the academic discussion inspired by Homo Hierarchicus and answers his critics A new Postface which sketches the theoretical and comparative aspects of the concept of hierarchy and three significant Appendixes previously omitted from the English translation complete this innovative and influential work It doesnt uite go into its implications except by implication which was vexing to me But it does present caste formation as an inevitable part of human nature

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Homo hierarchicus eBook ¾ Paperback Read · ❮Read❯ ➯ Homo hierarchicus Author Louis Dumont – Gym-apparel.co.uk Louis Dumont's modern classic here presented in an enlarged revised and corrected second edition simultaneously supplies that reader with the most cogent statement on the Indian caste system and its o Lo Louis Dumont's modern classic here presented in an enlarged revised and corrected second edition simultaneously supplies that reader with the most cogent statement on the Indian caste system and its organizing principles and a provocative advance in the comparison of societies on the basis of their underlying ideologies Dumont moves grac Dumont has provided Book view of the caste For him the underlying principle of caste is hierarchy defined as the supremacy of the pure over the impure He has compared Indian society with that of western societies indicating Indian society as based on the concepts of totality or holism whereas western societies as based on Individualism which supports euality He explains that Indian society is based on the ideal of ineuality this ineuality is not opposite to euality rather it is the gradation of individuals on the basis of purity ie Hierarchy

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Homo hierarchicusEfully from the ethnographic data to the level of the hierarchical ideology encrusted in ancient religious texts which are revealed as the governing conception of the contemporary caste structure On yet another plane of analysis homo hierarchicus is contrasted with his modern Western antithesis homo aeualisThis edition includes a lengthy Essential reading for anyone interested in the debate on caste