The Oxford Handbook of Sikh Studies
Author : Pashaura Singh
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Total Pages : 673
Release : 2014-03
ISBN 10 : 9780199699308
ISBN 13 : 0199699305
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Oxford Handbook of Sikh Studies Book Description:

This handbook innovatively combines the ways in which scholars diverse fields (including philosophy, psychology, literary studies, history, sociology, anthropology, political science, and economics) have integrated the study of Sikhism within critical and postcolonial perspectives on the nature of religion.


The Oxford Handbook of Sikh Studies
Language: en
Pages: 673
Authors: Pashaura Singh
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This handbook innovatively combines the ways in which scholars diverse fields (including philosophy, psychology, literary studies, history, sociology, anthropol
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Language: en
Pages: 313
Authors: Louis E. Fenech
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

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Religious Journeys in India
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Andrea Marion Pinkney
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-20 - Publisher: SUNY Press

Explores how religious travel in India is transforming religious identities and self-constructions. In an increasingly global world where convenient modes of tr
The Sikh View on Happiness
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Kamala Elizabeth Nayar
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-16 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Sukhmani (The Pearl of Happiness) is a popular Sikh text by Guru Arjan, which inculcates the Sikh religious ethos and philosophical perspective on wellbeing and
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Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Doris R. Jakobsh
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-01 - Publisher: MDPI

This volume gathers scholars who focus on gender through a variety of disciplines and approaches to Sikh Studies. The intersections of religion and gender are h
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Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Pashaura Singh
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-18 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This new dictionary provides over 350 accessible definitions of the terms that the growing number of students of Sikhism will encounter. It covers beliefs, prac
Global Sikhs
Language: en
Pages: 402
Authors: Opinderjit Kaur Takhar
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2023-03-13 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book brings a broad, holistic approach to the study of the phenomena of the global Sikh community referred to collectively as the Panth. With contributions
Politics and Religion in India
Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: Narender Kumar
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-12 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This volume examines how religion is intrinsically related to politics in India. Based on studies from states across the length and breadth of India, it looks a
Religion and Politics: New Developments Worldwide
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Roy C. Amore
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-17 - Publisher: MDPI

Religion and Politics: New Developments Worldwide features ten articles about recent developments in the interaction of Religion and Politics in various countri
Religion and Senses of Place
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Graham Harvey
Categories: Place (Philosophy)
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Religion and the Senses

Precisely because religion involves bodily and sensual activities, it happens in places. Indeed, religious locations are among the most vibrant, colourful, dram