Historical Sociology in India by Hetukar Jha

By Hetukar Jha

This booklet is a complete research of old sociology and its improvement, specifically within the Indian context. It seems to be on the works of Indian sociologists and analyses their methods when it comes to book-view (normative) and field-view (descriptive) historical past. The volume:? seriously appraises studies of empirical surveys carried out in the course of early colonial rule ? together with these by way of H. T. Colebrooke, Francis Buchanan, William Adam;? engages with the works of sociologists reminiscent of M. N. Srinivas, Ramkrishna Mukherjee, Louis Dumont, Nicholas Dirks, Bernard Cohn, Yogendra Singh, D. N. Dhanagare, A. M Shah, T. okay. Oommen, between others; and? indicates how historic viewpoint has been followed in realizing facets of Indian society ? villages, castes, traditions, socio-cultural swap, schooling, peasants and their activities, etc.Presenting an alternate concept of social truth, this booklet will deeply curiosity scholars and students of sociology, social concept, and social history.

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