Is Caste Destiny? Occupational Diversification among Dalits in Rural India

Among the most distinctive features of Indian caste system is the close link between castes and occupations, especially in rural India, with Dalits or Scheduled Castes (SC) clustered in the least well paid and most socially degrading occupations. We use several rounds of quinquennial surveys from th...

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Main Author: Gang, Ira N
Sen, Kunal
Yun, Myeong-su
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: 2016
Data of publication: 2016
ISSN: 0957-8811
1743-9728
EISSN: 1743-9728
Discipline: Economics
Bibliography: https://pure.manchester.ac.uk/ws/files/68113499/Destiny_April_2016_Rev_2b_YUNKS.docx
https://doi.org/10.1057/s41287-016-0011-1
https://pure.manchester.ac.uk/ws/files/47215250/Destiny_EJDR_2.docx
Gang , I N , Sen , K & Yun , M 2016 , ' Is Caste Destiny? Occupational Diversification among Dalits in Rural India ' , European Journal of Development Research . https://doi.org/10.1057/s41287-016-0011-1
https://www.research.manchester.ac.uk/portal/en/publications/is-caste-destiny-occupational-diversification-among-dalits-in-rural-india(442e59b8-332a-47e6-9d99-7a7249a6fa50).html
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