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The Resource Boundaries, dynamics and construction of traditions in South Asia, edited by Federico Squarcini

Boundaries, dynamics and construction of traditions in South Asia, edited by Federico Squarcini

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Boundaries, dynamics and construction of traditions in South Asia
Title
Boundaries, dynamics and construction of traditions in South Asia
Statement of responsibility
edited by Federico Squarcini
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Boundaries, Dynamics and Construction of Traditions in South Asia' explores the dynamic constructions and applications of the concept of 'tradition' that occurred within the South Asian context during the ancient and pre-colonial periods. This collection of essays features a significant selection of the specialized fields of knowledge that have shaped classical South Asian intellectual history, and the aim of this volume is to offer a stimulating anthology of papers on the different and complex processes employed during the 'invention', construction, preservation and renewal of a given tradit
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N$T
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Squarcini, Federico
Series statement
Cultural, historical and textual studies of religions
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  • South Asia
  • South Asia
  • Indian philosophy
  • HISTORY
  • RELIGION
  • Civilization
  • Indian philosophy
  • Religion
  • South Asia
Label
Boundaries, dynamics and construction of traditions in South Asia, edited by Federico Squarcini
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previously issued: Firenze University Press, 2005 (Kykéion studi e testi. I, Scienze delle religioni ; 3) ISBN 8884532620
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
FRONT MATTER; Half Title Page; Series Page; Full Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Preface; I. INTRODUCTION; Federico Squarcini, 'Tradens, Traditum, Recipiens. Introductory Remarks on the Semiotics, Pragmatics and Politics of Tradition'; II. DISCOURSE, CONDITIONS AND DYNAMICS OF TRADITIONS IN SOUTH ASIA; Sheldon Pollock, 'The Revelation of Tradition: "sruti, smrti", and the Sanskrit Discourse of Power'; Johannes Bronkhorst, 'The Reliability of Tradition'; Timothy Lubin, 'The Transmission, Patronage, and Prestige of Brahmanical Piety from the Mauryas to the Guptas'
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ocn785181354
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (618 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781843313977
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1gwwn7s
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)785181354
Label
Boundaries, dynamics and construction of traditions in South Asia, edited by Federico Squarcini
Publication
Note
Previously issued: Firenze University Press, 2005 (Kykéion studi e testi. I, Scienze delle religioni ; 3) ISBN 8884532620
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
FRONT MATTER; Half Title Page; Series Page; Full Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Preface; I. INTRODUCTION; Federico Squarcini, 'Tradens, Traditum, Recipiens. Introductory Remarks on the Semiotics, Pragmatics and Politics of Tradition'; II. DISCOURSE, CONDITIONS AND DYNAMICS OF TRADITIONS IN SOUTH ASIA; Sheldon Pollock, 'The Revelation of Tradition: "sruti, smrti", and the Sanskrit Discourse of Power'; Johannes Bronkhorst, 'The Reliability of Tradition'; Timothy Lubin, 'The Transmission, Patronage, and Prestige of Brahmanical Piety from the Mauryas to the Guptas'
Control code
ocn785181354
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (618 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781843313977
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1gwwn7s
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)785181354

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