Contemporary Hinduism available in Hardcover
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- ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
An examination of the contemporary practices, beliefs, and issues of one of the world's oldest and most enduring religions, both within its Indian homeland and throughout the world.
• Ten essays explore the history, modern practice, and contemporary issues of Hinduism
• Maps including ancient and contemporary India and the Hindu diaspora, as well as illustrations within individual essays
• The book includes a glossary of terms and a guide to pronouncing words from Indian languages
• A comprehensive introductory essay provides a basic historical overview and addresses the development of the definition and study of Hinduism
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.19(d)|
About the Author
Robin Rinehart is associate professor of religion at Lafayette College, Easton, PA.