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Reconstructing the world : B.R. Ambedkar and Buddhism in India

Author: Surendra Jondhale; Johannes Beltz
Publisher: New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2004.
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Genre/Form: Conference proceedings
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Reconstructing the world.
New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2004
(OCoLC)607177838
Online version:
Reconstructing the world.
New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2004
(OCoLC)608369260
Named Person: Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar; B R Ambedkar
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Surendra Jondhale; Johannes Beltz
ISBN: 0195665295 9780195665291
OCLC Number: 54459720
Description: viii, 316 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: B.R. Ambedkar and the search for a meaningful Buddhism / Eleanor Zelliot --
Ambedkar and the Hindu social order / Olivier Herrenschmidt --
Confronting Brahmanic Hinduism: B.R. Ambedkar's sociology of religion and Indian society / Gail Omvedt --
Situating religion in Ambedkar's political discourse / Yashwant Sumant --
Social equality and democracy in Ambedkar's understanding of Buddhism / Eugenia Yurlova --
The use of Buddhist scriptures in B.R. Ambedkar's The Buddha and His Dhamma --
Adele Fiske and Christoph Emmrich --
Universal consequentilism: a note on B.R. Ambedkar's reconstruction of Buddhism with special reference to religion, morality, and spirituality / Pradeep P. Gokhale --
Ambedkar's Dhamma: source and method in the construction of engaged Buddhism / Christopher Queen --
The Navayāna creation of the Buddha image / Gary Michael Tartakov --
Is Buddhism the answer to Brahmanical patriarchy? / Uma Chakravarti --
Transcendence in modern Tamil Buddhism: a note on the liberative in popular religious perceptions / G. Aloysius --
Roots of Ambedkar Buddhism in Kanpur / Maren Bellwinkel-Schempp --
Contesting caste, hierarchy, and Hinduism: Buddhist discursive practices in Maharashtra / Johannes Beltz --
Analysing sects, minorities, and social movements in India: the case of Ambedkar Buddhism and Dalit(s) / Timothy Fitzgerald --
Buddhism and Dalitness: dilemmas of religious emancipation / Martin Fuchs.
Responsibility: edited by Surendra Jondhale and Johannes Beltz.

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This book throws light on the very contentious issues related to the social phenomenon of new Buddhism with which Dr Ambedkar is associated. With contributions by schola rs such as Eleanor Zelliot  Read more...

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