The Resource Diaspora of the gods : modern Hindu temples in an urban middle-class world, Joanne Punzo Wahorne

Diaspora of the gods : modern Hindu temples in an urban middle-class world, Joanne Punzo Wahorne

Label
Diaspora of the gods : modern Hindu temples in an urban middle-class world
Title
Diaspora of the gods
Title remainder
modern Hindu temples in an urban middle-class world
Statement of responsibility
Joanne Punzo Wahorne
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From Madras to London, urban middle-class Hindus invest earnings, often derived from the global economy, into the construction or renovation of temples. In both conversation and contention with current theory, this book highlights the Gods, their shrines, and the middle-class people who re-establish them
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
294.5/35/09049
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL1243.76.M32
LC item number
W34 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Diaspora of the gods : modern Hindu temples in an urban middle-class world, Joanne Punzo Wahorne
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-278) 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
Introduction: New houses for the gods in an urban world. -- Hindu temples in the new world system, 1640-1800. -- Mylapore: the recovery of "ancient" temples in an inner-city neighborhood. -- The gentrification of the goddess. -- Portable stone: Murugan, Amman, and globalized localism. -- Conclusion/s: Making space for god/s in an urban world
Control code
ocm65216873
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 292 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423762966
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36892749
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)65216873
  • acls0195156633

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