RSS file with home page updates in XML RSS Info divider Bookmark and Share divider email Join our email list! divider cartCart
Icarus Film
Films from independent
producers worldwide.
32 Court Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201divider(718) 488 8900
The Caste Struggle
A film by Florence Martin Kessler
 Text Size  Increase Font Size   Decrease Font Size   divider Printable VersionPrintable Version

film still 
How can a society built entirely around the principle of inequality become democratic? India has implemented a policy of affirmative action for the members of the lower or "untouchable" caste, who represent more than half of the population: those who meet the policy's requirements will be employed as civil servants. THE CASTE STRUGGLE documents the results of this controversial policy, a legislative attempt to bring social and political change to India.

52 minutes / Color
English / English subtitles
Release: 2017
Copyright: 2008

For colleges, universities, government agencies, hospitals and corporations

This title is available for streaming only.

Subject areas:
Asia, Comparative Government, Economic Sociology, Economics, Ethics, Law, Political Science, Political Science, Politics, Politics, Sociology, South Asia, Streaming only

Related Titles:
Home | New | Titles | Subjects | PDFs | Ordering | Resources | Latest News | Site Map   
About | Closed Captioned | Best Sellers | Study Guides | Filmmakers | RSS | Screenings   
address
  Follow Us! On...
Facebook Follow Icarus Films on Twitter YouTube
Copyright (c) 2017, Icarus Films
Last Updated September 24, 2017 [Build 3.0.a014-c]
Privacy Policy