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Title Early interactions between South and Southeast Asia : reflections on cross-cultural exchange / edited by Pierre-Yves Manguin, A. Mani, Geoff Wade
Published Singapore : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies ; New Delhi : Manohar India, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xxxi, 514 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps
Series Nalanda-Sriwijaya series ; 2
Nalanda-Sriwijaya series ; 2
Contents Foreword / K. Kesavapany -- Preface / Pierre-Yves Manguin, A. Mani and Geoff Wade -- Introduction / Pierre-Yves Manguin -- Central Vietnam during the period from 500 BCE to CE 500 / Lam Thi My Dzung -- Ban Don Ta Phet and Khao Sam Kaeo : the earliest Indian contacts re-assessed / Ian C. Glover and Bérénice Bellina -- Preliminary study of Indian and Indian style wares from Khao Sam Kaeo (Chumphon, Peninsular Thailand), fourth-second centuries BCE / Phaedra Bouvet -- Early contacts between India and Andaman Coast in Thailand from the second century BCE to eleventh century CE / Boonyarit Chaisuwan -- The Batujaya site : new evidence of early Indian influence in West Java / Pierre-Yves Manguin and Agustijanto Indradjaja -- Continuity and change in South Indian involvement in northern Sumatra : the inferences of archeological evidence from Kota Cina and Lamreh / E. Edwards McKinnon -- South Asia and the Tapanuli area (north-west Sumatra) : ninth-fourteenth centuries CE / Daniel Perret and Heddy Surachman -- Emergence of early historic trade in peninsular India / K. Rajan -- Contacts between India and Southeast Asia in ceramic and boat building traditions / V. Selvakumar -- Marine archaeological investigations along the Tamil Nadu coast and their implications for understanding cultural expansion to Southeast Asian countries / Sundaresh and A.S. Gaur -- Tamil merchants and the Hindu-Buddhist diaspora in early Southeast Asia / John Guy -- The spread of Sanskrit in Southeast Asia / Johannes Bronkhorst -- The early inscriptions of Indonesia and the problem of the Sanskrit cosmopolis / Daud Ali -- Indian architecture in the 'Sanskrit cosmopolis' : the temples of the Dieng Plateau / Julie Romain -- The importance of Gupta-period sculpture in Southeast Asian art history / Robert L. Brown -- Individuals under the glaze : local transformations of Indianisation in the decorative lintels of Angkor / Martin Polkinghorne -- Early musical exchange between India and Southeast Asia / Arsenio Nicolas -- Buddhism and the circulation of ritual in early Peninsular Southeast Asia / Peter Skilling -- Early Buddhism in Myanmar : Ye Dhammā inscriptions from Arakan / Kyaw Minn Htin -- Hindu deities in southern Vietnam : images on small archaeological artefacts / Le Thi Lien -- 'The depositing of the embryo'- temple consecration rituals in the Hindu tradition of South and Southeast Asia : a study of the textual and archaeological evidence / Anna A. Ślączka -- Localisation of Indian influences as reflected in the Laotian versions of the Ramayana / Sachchidanand Sahai -- Broken threads : contested histories of Brahminism in Cambodia and Thailand and the construction of ritual authority / Boreth Ly
Summary This book takes stock of the results of some two decades of intensive archaeological research carried out on both sides of the Bay of Bengal, in combination with renewed approaches to textual sources and to art history. To improve our understanding of the trans-cultural process commonly referred to as Indianisation, it brings together specialists of both India and Southeast Asia, in a fertile inter-disciplinary confrontation. Most of the essays reappraise the millennium-long historiographic no-man's land during which exchanges between the two shores of the Bay of Bengal led, among other proces
Notes Papers originally presented at a conference held Nov. 21-23, 2007 at the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject South Asia -- Relations -- Southeast Asia -- Congresses.
Asia, Southeastern -- Civilization -- Indic influences -- Congresses.
Asia, Southeastern -- Relations -- South Asia -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Manguin, Pierre-Yves, editor
Mani, A., editor
Wade, Geoff, editor
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies.
ISBN 8173048959 (Manohar)
9788173048951 (Manohar)