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
     
 


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.See more details below

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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
Introductory Notes1
1The State, The Ruler and the Ruled16
2'Meeting of the Oceans'52
3'The Age of Kali' and the 'Kingdom of Rama'86
4In Quest of the Way Out134
5Instead of a Conclusion171
Notes and References183
Abbreviations203
Bibliography204
Index216

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