The Resource A survey of Hinduism, Klaus K. Klostermaier

A survey of Hinduism, Klaus K. Klostermaier

Label
A survey of Hinduism
Title
A survey of Hinduism
Statement of responsibility
Klaus K. Klostermaier
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TOC
Dewey number
  • 294.5
  • 294.5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BL1202
LC item number
.K56 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A survey of Hinduism, Klaus K. Klostermaier
Publication
Note
Previously published: Albany : State University of New York Press, ©1994. 2nd ed
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 611-660) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hinduism: sources and worldview -- The beginnings of Hinduism -- Hindu Dharma: orthodoxy and heresy in Hinduism -- The Veda: revelation and scripture in Hinduism -- Itihasa Purana: the heart of Hinduism -- The Bhagavadgita -- The world of the Hindu -- The many gods and the one god of Hinduism -- Trimarga: the three Hindu paths to liberation -- The path of works: Karmamarga -- Purity and merit: the twin concerns of Karmamarga -- Samskaras: the Hindu sacraments -- The path of knowledge: Jnanamarga -- Atman and Brahman: self and all -- Karma, Vidya, Moksa: liberation from rebirth -- The path of loving devotion: Bhaktimarga -- Lord Visnu and his devotees -- Siva: the grace and the terror of God -- Devi: the divine mother -- Mudalvan, Murukan, Mal: the great gods of the Tamils -- The structural supports of Hinduism -- The divine presence in space and time: Murti, Tirtha, Kala -- The Hindu social order: Caturvarnasramadharma -- Samnyasa: the highest Hindu aspiration -- Stridharma: the position of women in Hinduism -- Hindu structures of thought: the Saddarsanas -- Hindu logic and physics: Nyaya-Vaisesika -- Hindu metaphysics and psychology: Samkhya-Yoga -- Hindu theology, old and new: Mimamsa and Vedanta -- Hinduism encountering the "other" -- Hinduism and Buddhism -- Hinduism and Christianity in India -- Hindus and Muslims in India -- Hindu reforms and reformers -- Mahatma Gandhi: a twentieth-century Karmayogi -- Hindutva, Hindusim, Hindu dharma -- India and the West -- Hinduism and science -- Hinduism and ecology -- Hindu measures of time -- Indian chronology
Control code
ocn190680703
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 700 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435616707
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27356899
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)190680703
  • pebcs0791480119

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