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The Resource The Materiality and Efficacy of Balinese Letters : Situating Scriptural Practices

The Materiality and Efficacy of Balinese Letters : Situating Scriptural Practices

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The Materiality and Efficacy of Balinese Letters : Situating Scriptural Practices
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The Materiality and Efficacy of Balinese Letters
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Situating Scriptural Practices
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Brill's Southeast Asian Library
The Materiality and Efficacy of Balinese Letters : Situating Scriptural Practices
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The Materiality and Efficacy of Balinese Letters : Situating Scriptural Practices
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Contents
Contents -- Preface -- List of Figures and Table -- Notes on Contributors -- Chapter 1 -- Introduction - Balinese Practices of Script and Western Paradigms of Text: An Anthropological Approach to a Philological Topic -- Annette Hornbacher -- Chapter 2 -- The Meaning of Life, or How to Do Things with Letters -- Richard Fox -- Chapter 3 -- 'The World is Full of Letters': Graphic Ideologies, Graphic Technologies, and Transformative Practice in Bali -- Margaret J. Wiener -- Chapter 4 -- The Body of Letters: Balinese Aksara as an Intersection between Script, Power and Knowledge -- Annette Hornbacher -- Chapter 5 -- The Medium is the Message: Chirographic Figures in Two Traditions -- Thomas M. Hunter -- Chapter 6 -- Imposition of the Syllabary (svaravyañjana-nyāsa) in the Old Javano-Balinese Tradition in the Light of South Asian Tantric Sources -- Andrea Acri -- Chapter 7 -- Im-Materiality: Where Have All the Akṣara Gone? -- Helen Creese -- Chapter 8 -- Visible and Invisible Script Used at Consecrations of Buildings in Bali -- H.I.R. Hinzler -- Postscript -- Richard Fox -- Consolidated Bibliography -- Index
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1 online resource (253 pages)
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9789004326828
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