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A Rural handloom Textile Industry in Bihar, India: A Case of social embeddedness

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The studies in economic sociology has revealed the importance of the concept of embeddedness and social networking in the functioning of the society. With this, based on an ethnographic field study of the handloom workers of Bihar, India the article briefly describes the production process in the handloom industry. Further, drawing from the economic sociology literature, the paper tries to understand how social networking in the rural labor market can affect economic outcomes. The findings of the study indeed illustrate a unique kind of social networking in the handloom industry arising from caste and religion, which can be associated with the Granovetter’s embeddedness theory.

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Sarmistha, Uma. "A Rural handloom Textile Industry in Bihar, India: A Case of social embeddedness" Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Sociological Association Annual Meeting, Caesar's Palace, Las Vegas, NV, Aug 19, 2011 <Not Available>. 2014-11-25 <http://citation.allacademic.com/meta/p508302_index.html>

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Sarmistha, U. , 2011-08-19 "A Rural handloom Textile Industry in Bihar, India: A Case of social embeddedness" Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Sociological Association Annual Meeting, Caesar's Palace, Las Vegas, NV Online <PDF>. 2014-11-25 from http://citation.allacademic.com/meta/p508302_index.html

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Abstract: The studies in economic sociology has revealed the importance of the concept of embeddedness and social networking in the functioning of the society. With this, based on an ethnographic field study of the handloom workers of Bihar, India the article briefly describes the production process in the handloom industry. Further, drawing from the economic sociology literature, the paper tries to understand how social networking in the rural labor market can affect economic outcomes. The findings of the study indeed illustrate a unique kind of social networking in the handloom industry arising from caste and religion, which can be associated with the Granovetter’s embeddedness theory.


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