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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (1): 317–319.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Andrew O. Fort Swami Vivekananda . By Amiya P. Sen . New York : Oxford University Press , 2000 . 109 pp. $17.95 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2002 2002 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTH ASIA 317 a key that would help to crack the rhetorical "code," and even...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (3): 887–888.
Published: 01 August 1995
...Harold Coward The Limits of Scripture: Vivekananda's Reinterpretation of the Vedas . By Anatanand Rambachan . Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press , 1994 . xi, 170 pp. $31.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1995 1995 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTH ASIA 887 music...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (2): 428–429.
Published: 01 May 2006
.... Beckerlegge investigates the movement from a theoretical perspective in the initial part of the book; the mission of Vivekananda within India, especially his response to modern famine, social service, and human rights, in the second part of the book; and nally, associates of the movement in Britain...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (3): 885–887.
Published: 01 August 1995
.... It is, in my view, a model very much to be emulated for the study of cultural performances. DANIEL M. NEUMAN University of Washington The Limits of Scripture: Vivekananda's Reinterpretation of the Vedas. By ANATANAND R A M B A C H A N . Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1994. xi, 170 pp. $31.00 (cloth...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (3): 888–890.
Published: 01 August 1995
... to God but required the confirmation of direct "seeing" for true knowledge of that to which the texts of all religions point. As a follower of Keshub and then Ramakrishna, Vivekananda absorbed these influences which paved the way for his presentation of a nonscriptually based Hinduism. In chapter 2...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (1): 315–317.
Published: 01 February 2002
..., Prague Swami Vivekananda. By AMIYA P. SEN. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000. 109 pp. $17.95 (cloth). This book is part of a series of short biographies of figures "who have contributed . . . toward building modern India," meant for nonspecialist readership (p. vi). The author sees the book...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1970) 29 (2): 267–287.
Published: 01 February 1970
...-Hindu ideology inaugurated by such charismatics as Vivekananda, other “Swamis” and interiorized by Indian nationalists, expresses itself in a highly stereotyped coded parlance, informed by Victorian English as well as by diffuse elements which could be described as a Hindu Protestant Ethic. Both...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (2): 429–431.
Published: 01 May 2006
... did not make extensive reference to the saint s life and teaching, and he did not clearly distinguish between his religious priorities and perspective and those of his master. By shaping his message to different constituencies, Vivekananda advocated social service, renunciation, and the need...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 28 (2): 367–373.
Published: 01 February 1969
... and edited by Brahmabandhav Upadhyaya). … About the same time, Kedarnath Babu, (uncle of Saileswar Bose, who ran the shop, Universal Emporium, at Balasore in 1915), who was a member of the Vivekananda Society gave us Vivekananda's book, Karma Yoga . We read Swamiji's message: ‘it is better to be attached...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2015) 74 (2): 506–508.
Published: 01 May 2015
... discourses about the subjection of women to male authority, as in his essay On Women , which in turn was read (in 1899, in the United States) by the Advaita-influenced Indian ascetic reformer Vivekananda and his disciples, 16 one gets tantalizing thoughts about transnational connections linking India...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 25 (3): 558.
Published: 01 May 1966
... culture," and as "a seeking to assimilate what was good and useful in other cultures and religions" (pp. 13-14). Humiliating experiences of racial prejudice accentuated his defensiveness against the West and drove him into the saintly arms of Vivekananda. "There stands he [Vivekananda Bose wrote in 1913...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (4): 639–641.
Published: 01 August 1964
... of these languages. tion of these trends might well threaten India's Jacobs praises Swami Vivekananda, Rene whole elaborate industrial relations system. Guenon, Ouspensky and Aurobindo but apart Although concern with the larger industrial from these somewhat unpleasant affiliations, relations problems falls largely...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 39 (3): 495–506.
Published: 01 May 1980
... : George H. Ellis , 1883 ), p. 18 . 8 Swami Vivekananda, quoted in Kopf D. , British Orientalism and the Bengal Renaissance ( Berkeley : Univ. of California Press , 1969 ), p. 128 . 9 Rabindranath Tagore, quoted in Kopf D. , The Brahmok Samaj and the Shaping...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (3): 723–724.
Published: 01 August 1991
... the second half of the nineteenth century are the subject of study in this book. They are, in their order of appearance in the book, Bhudev Mukhopadhyay, Bankimchandra Chattopadhyay, and Swami Vivekananda. Raychaudhuri carefully sifts their writings to unravel their perceptions of the West. "The Bengali...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (3): 767–768.
Published: 01 August 2000
... Indian historiography? These are not inconsequential questions to ask, and Chowdhury seeks to approach them through a range of texts, tropes, and historical figures, some familiar and some relatively obscure. Thus the familiar figures of Vivekananda, Bankim, and the icon of Bharat Mata are situated cheek...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (2): 449–450.
Published: 01 May 2006
... biography. An equally brief collection of primary source material is evident in the chapter devoted to Ramakrishna (d. 1886), a Bengali saint to some and a divine incarnation to others. The paucity of selections is signi cantly increased with Ramakrishna s follower named Vivekananda (d. 1902), whose...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 25 (3): 557–558.
Published: 01 May 1966
... of Vivekananda. "There stands he [Vivekananda Bose wrote in 1913, "with his angelic appearance . . . and sacred dress to preach . . . the sacred truths lying embedded in Hinduism" (p. 137). Thus, from the Pilgrim's pages Netaji emerges as a spiritually tormented, culturally defiant Bengali intellectual fated...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 30 (3): 711–712.
Published: 01 May 1971
... MALENBAUM Col. Henry Steel Olcott (who founded the University of Pennsylvania Theosophical Society around 1875-76), Ed- ward Elbridge Salisbury, W. D. Whitney, The Philosophy of India and Its Impact on and the like. Chapter IV (Founding of American Thought BY DALE RIEPE. the Ramakrishna-Vivekananda Centers...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (2): 197–206.
Published: 01 February 1958
... ; Sitara-mayya P. , The History of the Indian National Congress ( Bombay , 1935 ), I, 89 – 91 . 20 Satyārtha Prakāśa, XI. For a commentary on his work see Sarma, pp. 164–193. 21 Vivekananda , The Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda ( Almora , 1948 ), V, 353 – 359...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1961) 21 (1): 103–104.
Published: 01 November 1961
... grettably Dr. Bose did not feel obliged to Awakening." Logically enough the latter sec- provide source-reference footnotes anywhere in tion leads into Chapter Six on "Sri Rama- the text, despite considerable direct quotation krishna and Swami Vivekananda," but this throughout. This lack of footnotes...