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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (4): 851–880.
Published: 01 November 1996
...Phillip B. Wagoner Abstract When Robert Sewell inaugurated the modern study of the South Indian state of Vijayanagara with his classic A Forgotten Empire (1900), he characterized the state as “a Hindu bulwark against Muhammadan conquests” (Sewell [1900] 1962, 1), thereby formulating one...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (2): 616–618.
Published: 01 May 1994
...Robert W. Hefner The Struggle of the Hindu Balinese Intellectuals: Developments in Modern Hindu Thinking in Independent Indonesia . By Frederick Lambertus Bakker . Amsterdam : Vrije University Press , 1993 . 389 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1994 1994...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (2): 683–685.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Leela Fernandes Hindu Wife, Hindu Nation: Community, Religion, and Cultural Nationalism . By Tanika Sarkar . London : Hurst , 2001 . viii , 290 pp. £25.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2003 2003 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTH ASIA 683 struggles to achieve...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (3): 881–915.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Manu Bhagavan Abstract In the early twentieth century, Hindutva, or Hindu nationalism, was a philosophy premised on exclusivist notions of “nation-ness” and “nation-state-ness.” India, proponents claimed, had since the earliest times been the pitrabhumi and the punyabhumi of Hindus—their fatherland...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (2): 417–421.
Published: 01 May 2013
... of the worst in India since partition in 1947, drew responses of horror from across India and the world. Although the assault on Muslims followed an apparent (all the facts will never be known) assault on Hindu pilgrims travelling through the railway station at Godhra, in eastern Gujarat, in which fifty-nine...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1987) 46 (1): 185–186.
Published: 01 February 1987
...Vasudha Narayanan Hindu Goddesses: Visions of the Divine Feminine in the Hindu Religious Tradition . By David Kinsley . Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of California Press , 1986 . viii, 281 pp. Appendix, Notes, Bibliography, Index. $35. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 39 (2): 385–386.
Published: 01 February 1980
...John Stratton Hawley Kabir: The Apostle of Hindu-Muslim Unity: Interaction of Hindu-Muslim Ideas in the Formation of the Bhakti Movement with Special Reference to Kabīr, the Bhakta . By Muhammad Hedayetullah , Delhi : Motilal Banarsidass , 1977 . xxiv, 320 pp. Notes, Bibliography. Rs...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1947) 6 (4): 420–430.
Published: 01 August 1947
...Lawrence Palmer Briggs Hindu colonies in the Far East . By R. C. Majumdar . Calcutta , 1944 . 232 p. 20 plates. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1947 1947 1 Since Buddhism is probably as old as Brahmanism in this region, this reviewer prefers the term...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (4): 639–641.
Published: 01 August 1964
...A. Bharati Western Psychotherapy and Hindu Sadhana . By Hans Jacobs . London : George Allen & Unwin , 1961 . 232 . Plates. 32s. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1964 1964 BOOK REVIEWS 639 of the work force of the Poona factories. Recognizing the variable impact...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1957) 16 (3): 462–464.
Published: 01 May 1957
...Richard L. Park The Indian Heritage . By Humayun Kabir . Bombay : Asia Publishing House , third (rev. and enl.) ed., 1955 . xi, 170 . $1.10. Hindu Society at Cross Roads . By K. M. Panikkar . Bombay : Asia Publishing House , 1955 . 102 . $.95. Copyright © The Association...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2013) 72 (3): 633–653.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Chad M. Bauman Abstract While Hindu-Muslim violence in India has received a great deal of scholarly attention, Hindu-Christian violence has not. This article seeks to contribute to the analysis of Hindu-Christian violence, and to elucidate the curious alliance, in that violence, of largely upper...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 24 (4): 715–717.
Published: 01 August 1965
...Royal W. Weiler Hindu Polytheism . By Alain Daniélou . New York : Pantheon Books , 1964 . xxxi, 537 . Appendix; Bibliography; Plates. $8.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1965 1965 BOOK REVIEWS 715 ond paper suggests a progressive land tax, based on size...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (S1): 71–81.
Published: 01 June 1964
...Pauline Mahar Kolenda Abstract How do ordinary people of India adapt themselves to the Hindu theory of karma and rebirth? It is said that these concepts justify and reconcile Hindus to the inequalities of the caste system and that they result in fatalism and “other-worldiness.” These, in turn...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (2): 329–330.
Published: 01 February 1964
...Bert F. Hoselitz Papers on National Income and Allied Topics; Vol. II . Edited by V. K. R. V. Rao , S. R. Sen , M. V. Divatia , and Uma Datta . New York : Asia Publishing House , 1962 . $8.00. Hindu Culture; Economic Development and Economic Planning in India; A Collection...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (2): 333–334.
Published: 01 February 1964
...Allen Atwell Principles of Composition in Hindu Sculpture; Cave Temple Period . By Alice Boner . Leiden : E. J. Brill , 1962 . xv , 260 . Glossary, Plates. D. gld 96. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1964 1964 BOOK REVIEWS 333 were sites of cattle-pens; and (3...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (4): 573–574.
Published: 01 August 1962
...Gerald D. Berreman Hindu Society—An Interpretation . By Irawati Karve . Poona : Deccan College Postgraduate and Research Institute , 1961 . xi, 171 . Appendices. Rs. 10. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1962 1962 BOOK REVIEWS 57? also took very seriously...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1967) 26 (3): 519–520.
Published: 01 May 1967
... its greatest shortcoming. ALICE STONE ILCHMAN University of California, Berkeley Hindu Culture and Personality. BY PHILIPP SPRATT. Bombay: Manaktalas, 1966. viii, 400 pp. Bibliography, Index, n.p. This is an exasperating book. The author, well known to all students of political movements in pre...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2023) 82 (1): 44–65.
Published: 01 February 2023
... a different attitude toward Mughals and the centuries-old Muslim culture in India, compared to how both historic rulers are viewed and represented by right-wing Hindu nationalists: Muslim Indians seem to be made part of the “other” rather than a part of an inclusive interpretation of the Indian “self...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (2): 516–517.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Nikhil Rao Changing Homelands: Hindu Politics and the Partition of India . By Neeti Nair . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press , 2011 . ix, 356 pp. $58.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2015  2015 Neeti Nair's Changing Homelands...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (4): 1034–1040.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Sumit Ganguly Messengers of Hindu Nationalism: How the RSS Reshaped India . By Walter Andersen and Shridhar D. Damle . London : C. Hurst and Company , 2019 . xxiv, 405 pp. ISBN: 9781787380257 . India's Founding Moment: The Constitution of a Most Surprising Democracy . By Madhav...