Reflections of Amma: Devotees in a Global Embrace

Reflections of Amma: Devotees in a Global Embrace

by Amanda J. Lucia
     
 

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"Lucia's substantial field work covers both institutional and personal aspects of groups of Ammachi devotees. This novel analysis is an important contribution towards understanding the contemporary phenomenon of transnational gurus in the US."—Karen Pechilis, Distinguished Humanities Professor at Drew University and author most recently of InterpretingSee more details below

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"Lucia's substantial field work covers both institutional and personal aspects of groups of Ammachi devotees. This novel analysis is an important contribution towards understanding the contemporary phenomenon of transnational gurus in the US."—Karen Pechilis, Distinguished Humanities Professor at Drew University and author most recently of Interpreting Devotion: The Poetry and Legacy of a Female Bhakti Saint of India

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ISBN-13:
9780520281141
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
03/14/2014
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

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