We have enormous fulfillment in presenting the first edition of the Title “Culture, Diversity and Society” written for students of Under Graduation courses. The subject matter is written in a simple and easily understandable language with adequate support from realistic information.
This is an endeavor to provide the students with thorough understanding of Culture, Diversity and Society related concept. While writing this book we have benefited greatly from the studies of a number of book and the articles written by scholars widen over diversely. While written this subject, we have considered all the cultural aspects without any modifications.
In writing the book special care has been taken to avoid gaps in the sequential arrangement of topics in the syllabus and logically developed the various topics such as Geographical diversity, religious diversity, cultural diversity and Unity in Diversity. The brief explanations have given related to Family, Caste, Village and Women in India. This book also contains the information about Communalism and Religious Fundamentalism, Regionalism and Ethnocentrism, Globalization and mono-Culturalism; McDonaldization, Child labour ; Migrant labour; Contract labour and Mass Media and its impact on society. Topics covered are discussed, as far as possible, in a fairly self-contained manner.
Unit 1. understanding the Diversity of Indian Society
Unit 2. Family, Caste, Village and Women in India
Unit 3. Contemporary Challenges before Indian Society