By Smitha Radhakrishnan
Radhakrishnan explains how this transnational category creates an Indian tradition that's self-consciously specific from Western tradition, but appropriate with Western cosmopolitan life. She describes the fabric and symbolic privileges that accrue to India’s high-tech employees, who usually declare traditional middle-class backgrounds, yet are overwhelmingly city and top caste. also they are quite apolitical and individualistic. participants of this elite type perform a decontextualized model of Hinduism, and so they soak up the guidelines and values that movement via either Indian and non-Indian multinational firms. eventually, although, worldwide Indianness is rooted and configured within the gendered sphere of domestic and family.
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Appropriately Indian: Gender and Culture in a New Transnational Class by Smitha Radhakrishnan