The Resource Contemporary Hinduism : ritual, culture, and practice, edited by Robin Rinehart

Contemporary Hinduism : ritual, culture, and practice, edited by Robin Rinehart

Label
Contemporary Hinduism : ritual, culture, and practice
Title
Contemporary Hinduism
Title remainder
ritual, culture, and practice
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robin Rinehart
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work provides an examination of the contemporary practices, beliefs, and issues of one of the world's oldest and most enduring religions, both within its Indian homeland and throughout the world. It covers caste, family life, and social status
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
294.5/09/0511
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BL1202
LC item number
.C65 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Contemporary Hinduism : ritual, culture, and practice, edited by Robin Rinehart
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The historical background / Robin Rinehart -- Hearing and remembering: oral and written texts in Hinduism / Robin Rinehart -- Hindu devotion / William Harman -- The Hindu ritual calender / A. Whitney Sanford -- Hindu ethics / S.S. Rama Rao Pappu -- Contemporary Hindu thought / Brian A. Hatcher -- Gurus and groups/ J.E. Llewellyn -- Caste in contemporary India / Eleanor Zelliot -- Voices of dissent: gender and changing social values in Hinduism / Kalpana Kannabiran -- Hinduism in an independent India: fundamentalism and secularism / Robert J. Stephens -- The environment and environmental movements in Hinduism / George James -- Global Hinduism: the Hindu diaspora / Anantanand Rambachan
Control code
ocm56558699
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 448 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781576079065
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • a964da34-d711-4047-8550-e8472d57a754
  • ebl265457
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b22179598
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)56558699
  • pebco1576079058

Library Locations

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