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Title Forms of knowledge in early modern Asia [electronic resource] : explorations in the intellectual history of India and Tibet, 1500-1800 / edited by Sheldon Pollock.
Publication Info. Durham [NC] : Duke University Press, 2011.
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Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The languages of science in early modern India / Sheldon Pollock -- Bad language and good language : lexical awareness in the cultural politics of peninsular India, ca. 1300-800 / Sumit Guha -- A new imperial idiom in the sixteenth century : Krishnadevaraya and his political theory of Vijayanagara / Velcheru Narayana Rao, David Shulman, and Sanjay Subrahmanyam -- The anxiety of innovation : the practice of literary science in the Hindi Rīti tradition / Allison Busch -- Writing devotion : the dynamics of textual transmission in the Kavitāvalī of Tulsīdās / Imre Bangha -- The teaching of Braj, Gujarati, and Bardic poetry at the court of Kutch : The Bhuj Brajbhāṣā Pāṭhśālā (1749-1948 ) / Françoise Mallison -- The making of a Munshī / Muzaffar Alam and Sanjay Subrahmanyam -- Pages from the Book of religions : encountering difference in Mughal India / Aditya Behl -- "If there is a Paradise on Earth, it is here" : urban ethnography in Indo-Persian poetic and historical texts / Sunil Sharma -- Early Persianate modernity / Mohamad Tavakoli-Targhi -- New scholarship in Tibet, 1650-1700 / Kurtis R. Schaeffer -- Experience, empiricism, and the fortunes of authority : Tibetan medicine and Buddhism on the eve of modernity / Janet Gyatso -- Just where on Jambudvīpa are we? : new geographical knowledge and old cosmological schemes in eighteenth-century Tibet / Matthew T. Kapstein.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Subject India -- Civilization -- 16th century.
India -- Civilization -- 17th century.
India -- Civilization -- 18th century.
Tibet Autonomous Region (China) -- Civilization -- 17th century.
Tibet Autonomous Region (China) -- Civilization -- 18th century.
Added Author Pollock, Sheldon I.
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Related To Print version: Forms of knowledge in early modern Asia Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2011 9780822348825 0822348829 9780822349044 0822349043 (DLC) 2010035886
ISBN 0822393581 (electronic bk.)
9780822393580 (electronic bk.)
9780822348825 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822348829 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822349044 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822349043 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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