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Author Ilaiah, K. (Kancha), 1952-

Title God as Political Philosopher : Buddha's Challenge to Brahminism
Published New Delhi : SAGE Publications ; Kolkata : Samya, 2019
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Description 1 online resource (261 pages)
Contents Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 Scholars On Buddha and Buddhism; 2 Pre-Buddhist Society; 3 Gautama Buddha's Life and Philosophy; 4 The State and Its Origins; 5 Justice, Democracy and Administration; 6 Property, Rights and Duties; 7 Class and Caste; 8 Women; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index; About the Author
Summary The book looks at what can be learnt from Gautama Buddha, seen as a man of ideas and not a god
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Gautama Buddha -- Political and social views.
Gautama Buddha.
Buddhism and state -- India
Buddhism and state.
Buddhist sociology.
Buddhism and state.
Buddhist sociology.
Political and social views.
Politics and government.
RELIGION -- Buddhism -- General.
India -- Politics and government -- To 997.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9353282608