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Title South Asian texts in history : critical engagements with Sheldon Pollock / edited by Yigal Bronner, Whitney Cox, and Lawrence McCrea
Published Ann Arbor, Mich. : Association for Asian Studies, [2011]


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Description xix, 403 pages ; 23 cm
Series Asia past & present : new research from AAS ; number 7
Asia past & present ; no 7
Contents A new perspective on the royal Rama cult at Vijayanagara / Ajay K. Rao -- A text with a thesis : the Ramayana from Appayya Diksita's receptive end / Yigal Bronner -- Expert nation : an epic of antiquity in the world of modernity / Robert Goldman -- The prose Varnaka in the Lalitavistara / Xi He -- The second Mahabharata / Sudipta Kaviraj -- The vernacular cosmopolitan : Jayadeva's Gitagovinda / Jesse Ross Knutson -- Insiders, outsiders, and the Tamil tongue / Blake Wentworth -- Saffron in the Rasam / Whitney Cox -- Hindi literary beginnings / Allison Busch -- Standards and practices : following, making, and breaking the rules of Sastra / Lawrence McCrea -- For whom is the "naturalness" of language a problem? : thoughts on reframing a Buddhist-Mimamsaka debate / Dan Arnold -- The social in Kashmiri aesthetics : suggesting and speciously savoring Rasa in Anandavardhana and Abhinavagupta / Guy Leavitt -- The end of the ends of man? / Parimal G. Patil -- The triumph of reason : seventeenth- and eighteenth-century Sanskrit discourse and the application of logic to law / Ethan Kroll -- The Sudra in history : from scripture to segregation / Ananya Vajpeyi -- Mirrors for poets, mirrors of places : Indo-Persian comparative philology, ca. 1000-1800 ce / Rajeev Kinra
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Pollock, Sheldon I. -- Influence.
Sanskrit literature -- History and criticism.
Indic literature -- History and criticism.
Literature and society -- India -- History.
India -- Civilization.
Author Bronner, Yigal.
Cox, Whitney.
McCrea, Lawrence J.
Association for Asian Studies.
LC no. 2011029412
ISBN 0924304634 paperback alkaline paper
9780924304637 paperback alkaline paper