Political Hinduism  - The Religious Imagination in Public Spheres
Get notified when this item comes back in stock.

Political Hinduism - The Religious Imagination in Public Spheres (English, Hardcover, unknown)

Share

Political Hinduism - The Religious Imagination in Public Spheres  (English, Hardcover, unknown)

Be the first to Review this product
Special price
₹544
1,357
59% off
Sold Out
This item is currently out of stock
Author
Read More
Highlights
  • Language: English
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: OUP India
  • Genre: Political Science
  • ISBN: 9780198064183, 9780198064183
  • Edition: 2009
  • Pages: 296
Seller
NSPRetail
4.5
Announcement
Seller changed. Check for any changes in pricing and related information.
  • 7 Days Replacement Policy
    ?
  • See other sellers
  • Description
    This volume opens up new and productive lines of inquiry, gesturing at forms of public religiosity that are not bound to the fanaticisms with which religions today are increasingly associated. It includes essays by leading scholars in the fields of anthropology, history, linguistics, politics, and religion such as Madhav M. Deshpande, Roby Rajan, J. Reghu, Julius J. Lipner, Joanne Punzo Waghorne, Jyotirmaya Sharma, Ajay Skaria, Paula Richman, and Ronald Inden. Theyexplore the relationship of Hinduism to literature and cinema, and revisit familiar figures to arrive at fresh and even radically new readings. The volume thus addresses issues of tremendous topical relevance: the transmission of Hinduism to the United States, Gandhiji's religious politics andsecularism, analysis of 'Vande Mataram' and its immensely rich history, C. Rajagopalachari's multiple tellings of the Ramkatha, popular patriotism in Hindi cinema, and much more. With an insightful Introduction by Vinay Lal, this book will be invaluable to students and teachers of politics, sociology, history, and media and cultural studies, as well as general readers interested in learning more about the negotiations between religion and politics in India.
    Read More
    Specifications
    Book Details
    Imprint
    • OUP India
    Publication Year
    • 2009 June
    Dimensions
    Width
    • 19 mm
    Height
    • 225 mm
    Length
    • 146 mm
    Weight
    • 459 gr
    Have doubts regarding this product?
    Safe and Secure Payments.Easy returns.100% Authentic products.
    You might be interested in
    Finance And Accounting Books
    Min. 50% Off
    Shop Now
    Language And Linguistic Books
    Min. 50% Off
    Shop Now
    Industrial Studies Books
    Min. 50% Off
    Shop Now
    General Fiction Books
    Min. 50% Off
    Shop Now
    Back to top