Caste on UK shores legal lessons from the diaspora

Dalwai, Sameena (2016) Caste on UK shores legal lessons from the diaspora. Economic and Political Weekly, 51 (4). pp. 19-23. ISSN 129976

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This article applauds the judgment of the Employment Tribunal at Cambridge for understanding caste as race discrimination while granting unpaid dues to an Adivasi woman employed as a domestic servant by an upper-caste Indian family in the United Kingdom. The dismal conditions of work and wages of domestic labour in India are linked to the caste system from which emanates the low worth of manual work.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Discrimination | Adivasi Woman
Subjects: Social Sciences and humanities > Social Sciences > Law and Legal Studies
JGU School/Centre: Jindal Global Law School
Depositing User: Amees Mohammad
Date Deposited: 17 Feb 2022 09:16
Last Modified: 19 Feb 2022 06:34
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