TLP OPTIONAL – 2017 : Sociology [15th Aug, 2017] – Day 27
Q.1) In the Context of the Caste System, Critically examine Louis Dumont’s concept of purity and pollution. (20)
Q.2) Discuss the inter-relationships between caste, class & power. (20)
Q.3) Write a Short note on the following topics: (15 marks each)
- Dumont’s concept of Homo Hierarchicus.
- Perspectives’ on the study of caste by M.N. Srinivas and Andre Beteille.