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Veins of devotion : blood donation and religious experience in north India

Author: Jacob Copeman
Publisher: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©2009.
Series: Studies in medical anthropology.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Veins of Devotion tells the story of recent remarkable collaborations between guru-led devotional movements and public health campaigns to encourage voluntary blood donation in northern India. Focusing primarily on Delhi, Jacob Copeman carefully situates blood donation practices within the context of religious gift-giving, sacrifice, caste, kinship, and nationalism. The book analyzes the operations of several  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Copeman, Jacob.
Veins of devotion.
New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©2009
(DLC) 2008016733
(OCoLC)225090147
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jacob Copeman
ISBN: 9780813545967 081354596X
OCLC Number: 301797166
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 233 pages) : illustrations.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction --
Generative generosity --
The reform of the gift --
Devotion and donation --
Blood donation in the zone of religious spectacles --
Utility saints and donor-soldiers --
The nehruvian gift --
Conclusion.
Series Title: Studies in medical anthropology.
Responsibility: Jacob Copeman.

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