Examining the Caste System and Caste System Discrimination
Examining the Caste System Today we will continue to examine the caste system by reading an excerpt from our Social Studies text and viewing videos from several different sources. Continue to take notes using the Caste System - Study Guide from yesterday.
Begin by reading an excerpt from our Social Studies textbook below with the members of your team. According to this source, what are some costs and benefits of the caste system?
Examining Caste System Discrimination We will now continue to examine the caste system from multiple perspectives, as we take a more critical look at this institution and explore what is known as caste system discrimination. You will continue to take notes about what you learn and think using the Caste System - Study Guide.
Watch the videos below, which shines light at the plight of the untouchables and the existence of caste system discrimination.
More information about caste discrimination from the International Dalit Solidarity Network can be found below.