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India

Author: Stanley Wolpert
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : English : Updated ed.View all editions and formats
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stanley Wolpert
ISBN: 0520221729 9780520221727
OCLC Number: 1001827043
Description: xviii, [16] pages of plates : illustrations : 273 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. The Environment --
The River --
Heat --
Monsoon Rains --
Mountain Walls --
2. Historic Prologue --
Pre-Aryan Urbanization --
Aryan Conquests and Emerging Synthesis --
Ancient Imperial Unification and Its Limits --
Islamic Conquests --
Westernization and Modernization --
Young India's Revolutions and Reforms --
The Impact of Mahatma Gandhi --
3. Religion and Philosophy --
Yoga and Shaivism --
Mother Goddess Worship --
Nonviolent Buddhism and Jainism --
Laws of Action and Reincarnation --
Devotional Vaishnavism --
Higher Hindu Philosophy --
Islam in India --
Sikhism --
Modernist Religious Movements --
4. Society --
Caste and Class --
Untouchability --
The Family --
Roles of Women --
Village Life --
The Urban Revolution --
5. Arts and Sciences --
Dance, Drama, and Music --
Worship in Bronze and Stone --
Caves, Temple and Regal Art, and Architecture --
The Art of Literature --
Scientific Contributions --
6. Polity and Foreign Policy --
Kingship and Democracy --
Economic Planning and Development --
Foreign Policy --
Indo-Pak Relations --
Sino-Indian Relations --
Indo-Sri Lankan Relations --
Afghanistan --
Indo-U.S. Relations --
The Future.
Responsibility: Stanley Wolpert.

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