Unformatted text preview: third stereotype. He took a shower by splashing water on his face and over his head from a bucket sitting on the ground. This one is obviously the stereotype of being dirty. When the power went out at the father's house Dubey went to try and fix it by checking the fuses. Really it wasn't the fuses at all but the generator just needed to be started. After it was started the light in the fuse room came on but being the dimwitted Dubey he keep trying to change fuses for a little bit until he notice the light came back on. Although the castes system was abolished in India after World War 2 I was still able to tell by the stereotypes descendents of the lower caste. I think on the other hand that you shouldn't base whether or not they had stereotypes as a basis for if they were from a lower caste or not....
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- Spring '09
- World War II, Caste system in India, Dubey, lower castes