Being Middle-class in India (Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series)
ISBN 10 : 9781136513398
ISBN 13 : 1136513396
Hailed as the beneficiary, driving force and result of globalisation, India’s middle-class is puzzling in its diversity, as a multitude of traditions, social formations and polit..
ISBN 10 : 9781443876902
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The Indian middle class has grown rapidly over recent years, and constitutes a significant proportion of the global workforce, as well as a substantial market for consumer goods, g..
ISBN 10 : 9783319391014
ISBN 13 : 3319391011
This handbook informs the reader about how much progress we, the human race, have made in enhancing the quality of life on this planet. Many skeptics focus on how the quality of li..
ISBN 10 : 9781134068852
ISBN 13 : 1134068859
This book fills an important gap in the existing literature on economic liberalization and globalisation in India by providing much needed ethnographic data from those affected by ..
ISBN 10 : 9781135181888
ISBN 13 : 1135181888
This book provides the reader with a comprehensive account of the new leisure infrastructure arising at the intersection between contemporary trends in cultural practice and the sp..
ISBN 10 : 9780813583938
ISBN 13 : 0813583934
Many Americans still envision India as rigidly caste-bound, locked in traditions that inhibit social mobility. In reality, class mobility has long been an ideal, and today globaliz..
ISBN 10 : 9781136818943
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Pakistan has over the decades become a hotbed for the terrorist ideology often referred to as Jihadism. This book investigates the underlying principles of Pakistan’s foreign pol..