14 October 2014
1) Write notes on ALL the following is not more than 200 words on each:
(a) Universalisation and parochialisation in Indian civilization.
(b) Bride and bridegroom price.
(c) The changing social composition of the political elite since Independence.
(d) Unionization and the agrarian classes.
2) What is the relative role of ritual and secular factors in the traditional caste system? Explain how their role in changing in the modern time. (250 Words)