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A dharma reader : classical Indian law

Author: Patrick Olivelle
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 2016.
Series: Classical Indian Law
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Dharma Reader traces the definition, epistemology, procedure, and process of Indian law from the third century B.C.E. to the middle ages. Its breadth captures the centuries-long struggle by Indian  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Early works
Translations
Early works to 1800
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Olivelle, Patrick, compiler.
Dharma reader.
New York : Columbia University Press, 2016
(DLC) 2016028676
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Olivelle
ISBN: 9780231179560 0231179561
OCLC Number: 965412977
Language Note: Includes translations from Sanskrit.
Awards: Winner of le Prix Colette Caillat 2017
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Series Title: Classical Indian Law
Responsibility: Patrick Olivelle.

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