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The Doctor and The Saint - The Ambedkar–Gandhi Debate: Caste, Race, and Annihilation of Caste

The Doctor and The Saint - The Ambedkar–Gandhi Debate: Caste, Race, and Annihilation of Caste
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The Doctor and The Saint - The Ambedkar–Gandhi Debate: Caste, Race, and Annihilation of Caste
To best understand and address the inequality in India today, Arundhati Roy insists we must examine both the political development and influence of M. K. Gandhi, and why B. R. Ambedkar’s brilliant challenge to his near divine status was suppressed by India’s elite. In Roy’s analysis, we see that Ambedkar’s fight for justice was systematically sidelined in favor of policies that reinforced caste, r..
  • ISBN: 9780143447726
  • Total Pages: 192
  • Edition: 1
  • Book Language: English
  • Year: 2019
  • Publication Date: 2019-04-01
  • Stock: In Stock
  • Brand: Penguin Random House India
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Sold ByPenguin Random House India
AuthorArundhati Roy
ISBN-139780143447726
Edition1
FormatPaperback
LanguageEnglish
Pages192
Publication Date2019-04-01
Publication Year2019

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To best understand and address the inequality in India today, Arundhati Roy insists we must examine both the political development and influence of M. K. Gandhi, and why B. R. Ambedkar’s brilliant challenge to his near divine status was suppressed by India’s elite. In Roy’s analysis, we see that Ambedkar’s fight for justice was systematically sidelined in favor of policies that reinforced caste, resulting in the current nation of India: independent of British rule, globally powerful, and marked to this day by the caste system.