Shifting Stones, Shaping the Past: Sculpture from the Buddhist Stupas of Andhra Pradesh

Shifting Stones, Shaping the Past: Sculpture from the Buddhist Stupas of Andhra Pradesh

by Catherine Becker

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780199359400
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 10/01/2014
Pages: 352
Sales rank: 688,468
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Catherine Becker is Assistant Professor of Art History at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction

1. Keeping the Faith: Andhra's Stupas as Sites of Transformation
2. Seeing is Believing: Visual Narration at Andhra's Stupas
3. Hyderabad's Hussain Sagar Buddha
4. Marketing Enlightenment: The Development of Andhra's Buddhist Tourist Potential
5. Kalachakra 2006: Amaravati Welcomes the World

Epilogue
Bibliography
Index

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