CONTENTS:- Preface; Acknowledgement; 1. Introduction; 2. Origin of the Caste; 3. Socio-Economic and Cultural Dimension; 4. Caste and Politics; 5. Caste and Education; 6. Bhumihars and the Kisan Sabha; 7. Bhumihars Samaj in India; 8. Caste: Chage and Contunity; 9. Conclusion;
The Bhumihars: Caste of Eastern India, deals mainly with the origin of this caste, its status among the caste hierarchy and hosts of other issues which this caste has to face in the present day situation, such as social cultural, occupational status, etc; It also deals with the marrige system and social life and the try to trace out its root in the past.