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The Resource Status and sacredness : a general theory of status relations and an analysis of Indian culture, Murray Milner, Jr

Status and sacredness : a general theory of status relations and an analysis of Indian culture, Murray Milner, Jr

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Status and sacredness : a general theory of status relations and an analysis of Indian culture
Title
Status and sacredness
Title remainder
a general theory of status relations and an analysis of Indian culture
Statement of responsibility
Murray Milner, Jr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Milner, Murray
Dewey number
305.5/122/0954
Index
index present
LC call number
HM136
LC item number
.M52 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social status
  • Social structure
  • Sociology
  • Religion and social status
  • Hindu sociology
  • Caste
Label
Status and sacredness : a general theory of status relations and an analysis of Indian culture, Murray Milner, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [303]-323) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Status, Sacredness, and the Modern World
  • Theoretical Concepts
  • Symbols, Agency, Contingency, and Structure
  • Social Formations
  • Types of Power and Types of Social Formations
  • Variations in the Importance of Resources
  • A Theory of Status Relationships: Key Elements
  • The Characteristics of Status as a Resource
  • The Sources of Status
  • Key Features of Indian Society: What Is to Be Explained
  • A Note on Foreign Words
  • Hinduism: A Brief Sketch
  • Caste and the Social Structure
  • Economic and Political Power: Control of Land and Labor
  • Cultural Ideologies and Codes
  • What Is to Be Explained
  • Explaining the Key Features of Caste
  • Status and Power in India
  • What Is to Be Explained
  • Stability and Inalienability
  • Mobility and Inexpansibility
  • Contemporary Social Theory
  • Conformity and the Elaboration of Norms and Rituals
  • Associations and the Regulation of Marriage and Eating
  • Gifts: Articulating Status and Material Resources
  • The Social Categories of Traditional India
  • The Problem Defined
  • What Is to Be Explained
  • Relationships Between the Different Types of Power
  • Types of Elites and Their Antagonists: A General Model
  • Applying the Model to India
  • The Genius of the Brahmans
  • A Theoretical Strategy
  • Kshatriyas and Sudras
  • Missing Categories
  • Ambiguous Categories
  • The Prominence of Certain Categories
  • Types of Resources and Types of Social Structures
  • Symbolic Capital
  • Status, Legitimacy, and Sacredness
  • The Analystical Strategy
  • Imagining India
Control code
27336794
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 336 pages
Isbn
9780195083347
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
93020052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1594454
Label
Status and sacredness : a general theory of status relations and an analysis of Indian culture, Murray Milner, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [303]-323) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Status, Sacredness, and the Modern World
  • Theoretical Concepts
  • Symbols, Agency, Contingency, and Structure
  • Social Formations
  • Types of Power and Types of Social Formations
  • Variations in the Importance of Resources
  • A Theory of Status Relationships: Key Elements
  • The Characteristics of Status as a Resource
  • The Sources of Status
  • Key Features of Indian Society: What Is to Be Explained
  • A Note on Foreign Words
  • Hinduism: A Brief Sketch
  • Caste and the Social Structure
  • Economic and Political Power: Control of Land and Labor
  • Cultural Ideologies and Codes
  • What Is to Be Explained
  • Explaining the Key Features of Caste
  • Status and Power in India
  • What Is to Be Explained
  • Stability and Inalienability
  • Mobility and Inexpansibility
  • Contemporary Social Theory
  • Conformity and the Elaboration of Norms and Rituals
  • Associations and the Regulation of Marriage and Eating
  • Gifts: Articulating Status and Material Resources
  • The Social Categories of Traditional India
  • The Problem Defined
  • What Is to Be Explained
  • Relationships Between the Different Types of Power
  • Types of Elites and Their Antagonists: A General Model
  • Applying the Model to India
  • The Genius of the Brahmans
  • A Theoretical Strategy
  • Kshatriyas and Sudras
  • Missing Categories
  • Ambiguous Categories
  • The Prominence of Certain Categories
  • Types of Resources and Types of Social Structures
  • Symbolic Capital
  • Status, Legitimacy, and Sacredness
  • The Analystical Strategy
  • Imagining India
Control code
27336794
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 336 pages
Isbn
9780195083347
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
93020052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1594454

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