Bhangi, Scavenger in Indian Society: Marginality, Identity, and Politicization of the Community
This bookis about the various aspects of sociocultural and economic marginality of Bhangis,their stigmatized identity and thier efforts to escape from thier marginal situation by bringing about changes in thier status. The awareness of exploitation and deprivation has led to unionization and politicization within the ambit of the democratic processes in india.
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very informative book which describes the plight of that part of society which has no voice. in this book author did
remarkable research to dig out the minutest of details to bring the correct information to the public. it is highly recommended that anybody whose interest is to study the marginality inequality in the society , must read this book.
Historical Background of Delhi and Bhangis
The Bhangi Neighbourhood
A Occupation and Working Conditions
Official Bodies for Sanitation
Jajmani Relations of the Bhangis
Occupational Mobility Change and Continuity