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  • Buddhism Caste System

    that will touch a dead body and even human waste. Untouchables must wear bells or some type of symbol to warn the other villagers that they can not be touched or talked to. In order, all the castes are Brahmins, Kshatriyas, Vaishya, Shudra, and the Dalit (Untouchables). Kshatriyas are warriors or government leaders and Vaishyas are…

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  • Analysis Of The God Of Small Things By Arundhati Roy

    every level, starting from right to education to what job they are suitable for, just because they belong to a particular strata of society. Their rights are always encroached upon by the so called higher caste people. That’s why they are called ‘Dalits’ which means ‘oppressed’. They are…

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  • The Word 'Have-Nots' By Karl Marx

    I H. HAVE-NOTS: GENERAL MEANING The word 'have-not' is specifically used for those human beings who are deliberately denied of the means of livelihood by the those who welter in wealth. The term can be better understood if it is juxtaposed with its antonym, 'have'. Apart from its direct and literal meaning, it has wider connotations. In fact, all human beings are 'haves' and 'have-nots' both in some way or the other. 1. Have-nots: Genesis and Etymological Interpretation - The…

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  • Emergence Of Equality And Diversity

    INTRODUCTION ‘Discrimination ' is the process of judging and treating people or proposing to treat someone unfavourably or according to particular criteria because of a personal characteristic protected by law. (www.humanrightscommission). Discrimination tends to become unfair based on stereotypes; Direct discrimination; and Indirect discrimination (Beardwell & Claydon 2007:197). An example would be of a 42year old employee of the CIBC being replaced by a "younger" employee on the basis of age…

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  • Identity And Racial Discrimination In Toni Morrison Novels

    A Critique on the Identity and Racial Discrimination in Toni Morrison Novels Ms. Yamuna J.KirubaSharmila Research Scholar Assistant Professor Department of English Department of English Vels University, Chennai – 600 117 Vels University,Chennai –600 117 yamuna.s076@gmail.com kiru.sharmi@gmail.com Abstract This paper attempts to focus on how the black people in America suffered for getting their identity and to overcome…

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  • Our Lady Of Alice Bhatti Analysis

    Chapter 1: Introduction All human beings possess a desire to communicate and connect with others and the extent to which language is used by them to establish these connections varies. At one side of the continuum the verbally disinhibited people give a quick expression of their feelings and thoughts but on the contrary the verbally inhibited persons are not quick to express their thoughts, they wait to express themselves, they are reluctant of giving quick response if they disagree, they have…

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  • Physical Geography Chapter Summary

    In the novel, The Power of Place: Geography, Destiny, and Globalization’s Rough Landscape, the author, Harm De Blij, writes about the topic of the impact of physical geography and development. The physical geography is the study of natural features and how we deal with them. Physical geography does not just determine why people can live in certain places or not. Physical geography also influences people’s lifestyles and how they adapt to the food sources and climate. For instance, De Blij states…

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  • Non Dallit Autobiography In Gandhi Essay

    Non-Dalit Autobiography in Marathi: The autobiographical writing in Marathi Literature emerged with different structure, themes and dimensions in the 19th century. Lokhitwadi’s letters, Mahatma Phule’s writings, Mukta Salwe’s ‘complaint’, Chiplunkar’s essays and Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak’s speeches were autobiographical in tone. In this phase, preaching was the main impulse of their autobiographical literature. Those who lived an extra-ordinary life got the authority to explore their…

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  • What Is The Harappa Culture

    1. Hinduism has no founder, it evolved over time, starting with the Harappas around 2750-1500 BCE. First an indigenous group, known as the Indus Valley Civilization, was living in the Indus Valley. This group developed their own culture, traditions and rituals. Then, the Indo-European moved in and mixed their culture with the Indus Valley people overtime. Mixed together they become known as the Harappas, and their culture is the Harappa Culture. Then the Harappa’s are wiped out, however it is…

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  • Stereotypes And Cultural Representation Of Women In Society

    Women have always been treated differently than men due to stereotypes. Since the beginning of time, society has seen women as inferior to men and has treated the two genders differently. Society has implemented a series of stereotypes for women that according to them women must follow. Cultures also have a tremendous influence in the cultural representation of women. Some cultures embrace the stereotypes against these women and actually enforce them against their population. While other…

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