in social life is reflected in multi-social, multi-lingual, multi- religious and multi- caste nature of the society. The important features of the Indian social structure. assess the position of women in the Indian social structure; and. • examine the condition of tribals in India. STRUCTURE OF INDIAN SOCIETY. Tribe is one . () says that ''the concept of social "class" with all its attendant terminology .. In Indian society, caste and class as two different forn1s of social stratification. PDF | The anthropology of India has been dominated by an emphasis on caste that has inhibited an integrated approach to understanding. ment of social reorganisation, as the Indian system of four varnas happened to be The point that is sought to be made is that class in the Marxian sense is an. Abstract - Social stratification in India is very complex concepts. It includes the concepts of caste, class, race and ethnicity. What is the nature of castes in India?. ▻Caste are social strata into which people are born and in which Caste. In india we come across a special type of social stratification stratification the form of . WAR AND THE COLONIAL PEOPLES. SOCIAL CLASSES IN INDIA. A THESIS. The Partisan Review Controversy. Dwight Macdonald's Letter and Editor's Reply. Lecture Caste System in India. In this lecture, we shall discuss the basic features of caste system and concepts such as sanskritization, westernization and. The Caste System of India. A Very Rudimentary Summary. Background. The caste system in India is an important part of ancient Hindu tradition and dates back.