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Author De Bary, William Theodore, 1919- editor.

Title Sources of Indian tradition / Compiled by Wm. Theodore De Bary [and others].

Publication Info. New York : Columbia University Press, 1958.


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 Freeport PL Adult Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  915.403 SOU    AVAILABLE
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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  DS423 .D33    AVAILABLE
Description xxvii, 961 pages : maps ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Records of civilization: sources and studies ; 56. Introduction to Oriental civilizations
Records of civilization, sources and studies ; 56.
Introduction to Oriental civilizations.
Note Translations from various sources and by various individuals.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 937-946) and index.
Contents pt. 1. Brahmanism / R.N. Dandekar. The cosmic order in the Vedic hymns -- The ritual order in the Brahmanas -- The ultimate reality in the Upanishads -- pt. 2. Jainism and Buddhism / A.L. Basham. The basic doctrines of Jainism -- Jain philosophy and political thought -- Theravada Buddhism -- Mahayana Buddhism : "the great vehicle" -- The vehicle of the thunderbolt and the decline of Buddhism in India -- pt. 3. Hinduism / V. Raghavan. The four ends of man -- Dharma, the first end of man -- Artha, the second end of man -- Kama, the third end of man -- Moksha, the fourth end of man -- pt. 4. Islam in Medieval India / P. Hardy. The foundations of Medieval Islam -- The mystics -- Religious tension under the Mughals -- The Muslim ruler in India -- The ideal social order -- The importance of the study of history -- pt. 5. Sikhism / J.B. Harrison. The religion and social organization of the Sikhs -- pt. 6. Modern India and Pakistan / S.N. Hay. The opening of India to the West -- The renascence of Hinduism -- Nationalism takes root : the moderates -- The marriage of politics and religion : the extremists -- The Muslim revival / I.H. Qureshi -- Tagore and Gandhi -- Pakistan : its founding and future / I.H. Qureshi -- Six paths to India's future.
Subject Civilization. (OCoLC)fst00862898
Religion. (OCoLC)fst01093763
India -- Religion.
India -- Civilization.
Pakistan -- Civilization.
India -- Historia -- Fuentes.
India. (OCoLC)fst01210276
Pakistan. (OCoLC)fst01210275
Other Form: Online version: De Bary, William Theodore, 1919- Sources of Indian tradition. New York, Columbia University Press, 1958 (OCoLC)607717155

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