The Resource The Hindu world, edited by Sushil Mittal and Gene Thursby

The Hindu world, edited by Sushil Mittal and Gene Thursby

Label
The Hindu world
Title
The Hindu world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sushil Mittal and Gene Thursby
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The Hindu World in the most authoritative and up-to-date single volume on Hinduism available today. In twenty-four chapters written by leading international scholars it provides a comprehensive and critical guide to the various literatures, traditions, and practices of Hinduism. Ideally tailored as an introduction to key topics in Hinduism and for use as a definitive reference source, the book offers fresh insights into many aspects of Hindu life."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
294.5
Index
index present
LC call number
BL1202
LC item number
.H546 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The Hindu world, edited by Sushil Mittal and Gene Thursby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • zbnus
  • mel
Contents
Bhumika / Sushil Mittal and Gene Thursby -- 1. On Hinduism and Hinduisms : the way of the banyan / Julius Lipner -- 2. Veda and Upanisad / Laurie L. Patton -- 3. Mahabharata / James L. Fitzgerald -- 4. Ramayana / Robert P. Goldman and Sally J. Sutherland Goldman -- 5. Purana / Velcheru Narayana Rao -- 6. Saiva / Gavin Flood -- 7. Sakta / Kathleen M. Erndl -- 8. Vaisnava / Francis X. Clooney and Tony K. Stewart -- 9. Bhakti / David N. Lorenzen -- 10. Dharma / Barbara A. Holdrege -- 11. Artha / Hartmut Scharfe -- 12. Kama / Dermot Killingley -- 13. Moksa / Klaus K. Klostermaier -- 14. Karma / Herman W. Tull -- 15. Samskara / Mary McGee -- 16. Varna and Jati / McKim Marriott -- 17. Asrama / Walter O. Kaelber -- 18. Anna / R. S. Khare -- 19. Grama / Susan S. Wadley -- 20. Alaya / Vasudhya Narayanan -- 21. Tirtha / Surinder M. Bhardwaj and James G. Lochtefeld -- 22. Bhasa / Madhav M. Deshpande -- 23. Darsana / John A. Grimes -- 24. Kala / Randy Kloetzli and Alf Hiltebeitel
Control code
000025275956
Extent
p. cm
Isbn
9780415215275
Lccn
2004041770
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b20814513
System control number
  • 25275956lt
  • (OCoLC)54103829

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Melbourne Burwood CampusBorrow it
      221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria, 3125, AU
      -37.846510 145.115099
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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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