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Classifying the universe : the ancient Indian varṇa system and the origins of caste

Author: Brian K Smith
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1994.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian K Smith
ISBN: 0195084985 9780195084986 0195060547 9780195060546
OCLC Number: 27432668
Description: xv, 408 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Classifying the Universe --
2. Classifying Society --
3. The Origins of Class --
4. Classifying the Gods --
5. Classifying Space --
6. Classifying Time --
7. Classifying Flora --
8. Classifying Fauna --
9. Classifying Revelation --
10. Conclusion.
Responsibility: Brian K. Smith.
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