Irawati Karve

Irawati Karve (15 December 1905[1] – 11 August 1970) was a pioneering Indian sociologist, anthropologist, educationist and writer from Maharashtra, India. She was one of the students of G.S. Ghurye, founder of Indian Sociology & Sociology in India. She has been claimed to be the first female Indian Sociologist.

Irawati Karve
Born15 December 1905
Died11 August 1970
Alma materFergusson College, Poona
Bombay University
OccupationAnthropologist
SpouseDinkar Dhondo Karve

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