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- DescriptionIn 1925, William and Charlotte Wiser arrived in the North Indian village of Karimpur. Over the next five years they wrote one of the first studies of village India, originally published in 1930. This book traces the insightful story of the village and the people who came to study it.
- Author BiographyWilliam and Charlotte Wiser set up Indian Village Service, a community oriented village development organization that became one of the key models used by the Indian government for its Block Development Programs. Susan S. Wadley is Ford Maxwell Professor of south Asian Studies and Professor of Anthropology at Syracuse University. She is the author of Struggling with Destiny in Karimpur, 1925-1984 (California 1994). David G. Mandelbaum is author of Society in India (California, 1990).
- Author(s)Charlotte Wiser,William Wiser
- PublisherUniversity of California Press
- Date of Publication12/04/2001
- GenreSociology & Anthropology: Professional
- Place of PublicationBerkerley
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintUniversity of California Press
- Content Note21 b/w photographs, 4 tables, 1 map
- Weight458 g
- Width140 mm
- Height210 mm
- Spine22 mm
- Foreword byDavid G. Mandelbaum
- Format DetailsTrade paperback (US)
- Edition StatementUpdated and expanded ed
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