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Text and practice : essays on South Asian history

Author: Ronald B Inden
Publisher: New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Series: SOAS studies on South Asia.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Articles on cultural history of India.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
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Inden, Ronald B.
Text and practice.
New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2006
(OCoLC)607776159
Online version:
Inden, Ronald B.
Text and practice.
New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2006
(OCoLC)608584336
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald B Inden
ISBN: 9780195668957 0195668952
OCLC Number: 57576044
Description: vi, 372 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Introduction : towards an anthropology of the medieval / Daud Ali --
1. Orientalist constructions of India --
2. Tradition against itself : Heesterman's India --
3. The ceremony of the great gift : structure and historical context in Indian ritual and society --
4. Changes in the Vedic priesthood --
5. Hierarchies of kings in early medieval India --
6. Lordship and caste in Hindu discourse --
7. Kings and omens --
8. The temple and the Hindu chain of being --
9. Hindu evil as unconquered lower self --
10. Embodying God : from imperial progresses to national progress in India --
11. Transcending identities in modern India's world.
Series Title: SOAS studies on South Asia.
Other Titles: Text & practice
Responsibility: Ronald Inden ; with an introduction by Daud Ali.
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