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The Resource Guru English : South Asian religion in a cosmopolitan language, Srinivas Aravamudan

Guru English : South Asian religion in a cosmopolitan language, Srinivas Aravamudan

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Guru English : South Asian religion in a cosmopolitan language
Title
Guru English
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South Asian religion in a cosmopolitan language
Statement of responsibility
Srinivas Aravamudan
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Language
eng
Summary
Guru English is a bold reconceptualization of the scope and meaning of cosmopolitanism, examining the language of South Asian religiosity as it has flourished both inside and outside of its original context for the past two hundred years. The book surveys a specific set of religious vocabularies from South Asia that, Aravamudan argues, launches a different kind of cosmopolitanism into global use. Using "Guru English" as a tagline for the globalizing idiom that has grown up around these religions, Aravamudan traces the diffusion and transformation of South Asian religious discourses as they shu
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Guru English : South Asian religion in a cosmopolitan language, Srinivas Aravamudan
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Guru English : South Asian religion in a cosmopolitan language, Srinivas Aravamudan
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt7sq8b
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-311) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter One Theolinguistics: Orientalists, Brahmos, Vedantins, and Yogis; Chapter Two From Indian Romanticism to Guru Literature; Chapter Three Theosophistries; Chapter Four The Hindu Sublime, or Nuclearism Rendered Cultural; Chapter Five Blasphemy, Satire, and Secularism; Chapter Six New Age Enchantments; Afterword; Notes; Index
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1 online resource (xiii, 330 pages).
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400826858
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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Specific material designation
remote

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