Against Caste in British Law: A Critical Perspective on the Caste Discrimination Provision in the Equality Act 2010

  • Prakash Shah

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This book discusses the salience of the caste question in UK law. It provides the background to how the caste provision came into the Equality Act 2010 and how it was reinforced in 2013, and analyses the various interests that played a role in getting caste into law.


UK equality law Equality Act 2010 caste discrimination caste caste system Indian legal system Orientalism Christian theology proselytism Hinduism socio-legal studies criminology religion law legal studies Moral Nation organization

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  • Prakash Shah
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  1. 1.Queen MaryUniversity of LondonUK

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