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Encyclopedia of Hinduism

Author: Denise Cush; Catherine A Robinson; Michael York
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Covering all aspects of Hinduism, this encyclopedia includes more ethnographic and contemporary material in contrast to the exclusively textual and historical approach of earlier works.
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Genre/Form: Wörterbuch (Fachlexikon)
Wörterbuch
Encyclopedias
Encyclopédies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Denise Cush; Catherine A Robinson; Michael York
ISBN: 9780700712670 0700712674
OCLC Number: 62133001
Description: xlii, 1086 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Caste and lifestyles --
Central concepts --
Contemporary media --
Cosmology --
Deities --
Diaspora --
Ethics and contemporary issues --
Inter-faith and inter-religious dialogue --
Major movements and figures --
Modern and contemporary period --
Myth and mythical characters --
Philosophy and theology --
Politics and nationalism --
Sacred geography --
Sacred texts and languages --
Scholars and writers --
Traditional arts and sciences --
Women and gender --
Worship and practice --
List of Entries --
Entries A-Z.
Responsibility: edited by Denise Cush, Catherine Robinson, Michael York.

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