Caste-based reservations and human development in IndiaMaterial type: BookPublisher: New Delhi Sage Publications 2007Description: 210p. 19 cm.ISBN: 9780761935810.Subject(s): Minorities -- Employment -- India | Minorities -- Education -- India | Caste -- India | Economic development -- Social aspects -- IndiaDDC classification: 305.5680954
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -198) and index.
Introduction : present status of scheduled castes, scheduled tribes and other backward classes -- Caste and economic inequalities in India -- Social linkages of artisans with technology and development -- The socially and educationally backward castes vs economically-backward classes -- Untouchability and poverty among Dalits -- Caste reservations to remedy socio-economic inequalities -- Human development through caste reservations : a study -- Dalit development in Andhra Pradesh : a case study of the impact of reservations on development -- The alternative : replace caste-based reservation with democratic representation.