Foreword by Patricia Uberoi
BOOK ONE The Household Dimension of the Family in India: A Field Study in a Gujarat Village and a Review of Other Studies
Foreword by M. N. Srinivas
Part I: The Household in a Gujarat Village
Part II: The Study of the Household and Related Dimensions of the Family in India
BOOK TWO The Family in India: Critical Essays
BOOK THREE Essays on the Elderly and Family Studies
A. M. Shah retired as Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Delhi University, in 1996.