The Resource Yoga in modern India : the body between science and philosophy, Joseph S. Alter

Yoga in modern India : the body between science and philosophy, Joseph S. Alter

Label
Yoga in modern India : the body between science and philosophy
Title
Yoga in modern India
Title remainder
the body between science and philosophy
Statement of responsibility
Joseph S. Alter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
181.45
Index
index present
LC call number
B132.Y6
LC item number
A483 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Yoga in modern India : the body between science and philosophy, Joseph S. Alter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
1. Historicizing yoga : the life and times of liberated souls -- 2. Yoga and the supramental being : materialism, metaphysics, and social reality -- 3. Swami Kuvalayananda : science, yoga, and global modernity -- 4. Birth of the anti-clinic : naturopathic yoga in a post-Gandhian, postcolonial state -- 5. Dr. Karandikar, Dr. Pal, and the RSS : purification, subtle gymnastics, and man making -- 6. Auto-urine therapy - the elixir of life : yoga, Ayurveda, and self-perfection -- 7. Mimetic skepticism and yoga : moving beyond the problem of culture and relativism
Control code
000025140946
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
p. cmxxiii, 326 p.
Isbn
9780691118741
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003064108
Other physical details
ill.
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System control number
  • 25140946lt
  • (OCoLC)53483558

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