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Religion and identity in South Asia and beyond : essays in honor of Patrick Olivelle / edited by Steven E. Lindquist
Bib ID 5745897
Format BookBook
Description London ; New York : Anthem, ©2011 
392 p. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 9780857287908
0857287907
Series

Cultural, historical and textual studies of religions.

Full contents
  • Machine generated contents note: Major Publications of Patrick Olivelle
  • I.WORD, TEXT, CONTEXT
  • The Elusive Snataka / Timothy Lubin
  • Who Gets to Live Forever in Ancient India? Rethinkingayus ("life") in the Rgveda / Jarrod L. Whitaker
  • One Yajnavalkya... Two? On the (Questionable) Historicity of a Literary Figure / Steven E. Lindquist
  • A Theologian in a South Indian Kingdom: The Historical Context of the Jivanmuktiviveka of Vidyaranya / Robert A. Goodding
  • The Rhetoric of Secrecy in the Upanisads / Brian Black
  • II.Custom and Law
  • Punishing Puns: Etymology as Linguistic Ideology in Hindu and British Traditions / Robert A. Yelle
  • Matrilineal Adoption, Inheritance Law, and Rites for the Dead among Hindus in Medieval Kerala / Donald R. Davis, Jr.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Olivelle, Patrick.  |  Religion and literature -- South Asia.  |  Religion and sociology -- South Asia.  |  South Asia -- Religion.
Other authors/contributors Lindquist, Steven E

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