South Asians in the Diaspora: Histories and Religious Traditions
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BeschreibungThis book explores the role of religion in a great number of the South Asian diaspora communities around the world and is unique in its emphasis on religious diversity, both across and within the religious traditions.
PortraitKnut A. Jacobsen, Ph.D. (1994) in Religious Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara is Professor in the History of Religions at the University of Bergen, Norway. He has published a number of books on religions in South Asia (in English and Norwegian) including Prakrti in Samkhya-Yoga (1999). Pratap Kumar, Ph.D. (1990) is Professor of Religion at the University of Durban-Westville, South Africa. He is Director of the School of Religion and Culture at the same university and published The Goddess Laksmi: The Divine Consort in South Indian Vaisnava Tradition (1997).
Untertitel: 'Studies in the History of Reli'. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: BRILL ACADEMIC PUB
Erscheinungsdatum: November 2003
Seitenanzahl: 516 Seiten