Irawati Karve earned her doctorate in interwar Berlin before returning to India, where she pursued a career in anthropology. Discussing her work is difficult because she both rejected and adopted claims from the now infamous Kaiser Wilhelm Institute for Anthropology, Human Heredity, and Eugenics.
The Contradictions of Irawati Karve: A Conversation
Nov 9, 2021
Thiago Pinto Barbosa and Urmilla Deshpande