Ideas and Society in India from the Sixteenth to the Eighteenth Centuries

Ideas and Society in India from the Sixteenth to the Eighteenth Centuries

by Eugenia Vanina
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195637836

ISBN-13: 9780195637830

Pub. Date: 01/28/1997

Publisher: Oxford University Press

This book discusses society and culture in India over 200 years as seen by medieval and early modern thinkers. Placing medieval Indian history in a global perspective, the author also deals with the reaction of Indian thought to the culture and presence of the West in India.

Overview

This book discusses society and culture in India over 200 years as seen by medieval and early modern thinkers. Placing medieval Indian history in a global perspective, the author also deals with the reaction of Indian thought to the culture and presence of the West in India.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195637830
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1997
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
5.75(w) x 8.75(h) x 0.77(d)

Table of Contents

Editor's Note vi
Introductory Notes 1(15)
1 The State, The Ruler and the Ruled
16(36)
2 'Meeting of the Oceans'
52(34)
3 'The Age of Kali' and the 'Kingdom of Rama'
86(48)
4 In Quest of the Way Out
134(37)
5 Instead of a Conclusion
171(12)
Notes and References 183(20)
Abbreviations 203(1)
Bibliography 204(12)
Index 216

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