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The Resource Scholars and prophets : sociology of India from France in the 19th-20th centuries, Roland Lardinois ; translated from the French by Renuka George

Scholars and prophets : sociology of India from France in the 19th-20th centuries, Roland Lardinois ; translated from the French by Renuka George

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Scholars and prophets : sociology of India from France in the 19th-20th centuries
Title
Scholars and prophets
Title remainder
sociology of India from France in the 19th-20th centuries
Statement of responsibility
Roland Lardinois ; translated from the French by Renuka George
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
"The book deals with the long and rich scholarship on India in France since the beginning of 19th Century, with particular reference to the work of Louis Dumont. It considifers the works of scholars and the essayists, poets, or esotericists who published on India and shows that Dumont has been influenced by both groups. The book draws on archives and empirical material."--Provided by publisher
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Lardinois, Roland,
Dewey number
303.4824205409034
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • India
  • India
Label
Scholars and prophets : sociology of India from France in the 19th-20th centuries, Roland Lardinois ; translated from the French by Renuka George
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Chapter Introduction -- chapter Prologue -- part Part I Genesis of a Learned Milieu -- chapter 1 The conquest of scholarly legitimacy -- chapter 2 Orientalism and prophetic discourse -- chapter 3 The struggle for institutional autonomy -- part Part II Scholars and Prophets -- chapter 4 The field of production of discourses on India -- chapter 5 Scholarly practice -- chapter 6 Prophetic Logic -- chapter 7 Study of Hinduism as a disciplinary issue -- part Part III Social Science and Indigenous Science -- chapter 8 Louis Dumont and the Brahmanical science -- chapter 9 Louis Dumont and the cunning of reason -- chapter 10 The avatars of scholarship on India
Control code
on1002028574
Extent
1 online resource (575 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203733424
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1002028574
Label
Scholars and prophets : sociology of India from France in the 19th-20th centuries, Roland Lardinois ; translated from the French by Renuka George
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Chapter Introduction -- chapter Prologue -- part Part I Genesis of a Learned Milieu -- chapter 1 The conquest of scholarly legitimacy -- chapter 2 Orientalism and prophetic discourse -- chapter 3 The struggle for institutional autonomy -- part Part II Scholars and Prophets -- chapter 4 The field of production of discourses on India -- chapter 5 Scholarly practice -- chapter 6 Prophetic Logic -- chapter 7 Study of Hinduism as a disciplinary issue -- part Part III Social Science and Indigenous Science -- chapter 8 Louis Dumont and the Brahmanical science -- chapter 9 Louis Dumont and the cunning of reason -- chapter 10 The avatars of scholarship on India
Control code
on1002028574
Extent
1 online resource (575 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203733424
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1002028574

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