Marriage in Hindu communities is caste-endogamous. Any transgression leads to violence against the men and women who move toward inter-caste unions. A few inter-caste/interfaith couples manage to enter conjugality despite the familial and social pressures. This paper explores the caste and gender politics that operate within inter-caste marriages.
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Research Article| April 01 2019
The Politics of Inter-caste Marriage among Dalits in India: The Political as Personal
Asian Survey (2019) 59 (2): 315–336.
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Sowjanya Tamalapakula; The Politics of Inter-caste Marriage among Dalits in India: The Political as Personal. Asian Survey 1 April 2019; 59 (2): 315–336. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.2.315
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