In This Review

Caste in India
Caste in India
By J. H. Hutton
Cambridge University Press (Macmillan), 1947, 279 pp.

The author, William Wyse Professor of Social Anthropology at Cambridge, views this complex subject in the large as a composite phenomenon created as a response to geographic, social and cultural conditions, only some of which were peculiar to India. To some his explanation may seem to be rather a justification.