TITLE

Caste and Color in Modern India

AUTHOR(S)
Harrison, Selig
PUB. DATE
November 1954
SOURCE
New Republic;11/1/54, Vol. 131 Issue 18, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the book "An American in India," by Saunders Redding. The book has powerful timely interest. Redding's candid, sharp sketches of the Indian university intelligentsia present perhaps for the first time a close-up view of this strategic group. The book presents a story with dramatic reportorial effect, recounting ten give-and-take sessions with Indian audiences, another dozen personal encounters with individual Indians, and conversations with Americans he met along the, way. It can be said that Redding fails to dissect Hindu psychology
ACCESSION #
14489322

 

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