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eBook Oxford University Press Ethical Life In South Asia ePub

by Anand Pandian

  • ISBN: 0198073887
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  • Author: Anand Pandian
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (2011)
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It will be valuable book for anyone studying ethics in the south Asian context, and especially for . welcome addition to the growing body of literature on ethics in South Asia. While not losing sight of the significance of texts and religion, the essays move the discussion.

It will be valuable book for anyone studying ethics in the south Asian context, and especially for historians and moral philosophers. Economic and Political Weekly). The recurring theme of embodiment of ethical knowledge through memorization and recitation is as much an important and useful intervention in the study of ethics, as it is in the study of the interface between text and performance in South Asia.

Speaker Bio Anand Pandian is Associate Professor of Anthropology at Johns Hopkins University

Speaker Bio Anand Pandian is Associate Professor of Anthropology at Johns Hopkins University. Internet Archive HTML5 Uploader .

Paperback, 300 pages. Published September 1st 2010 by Indiana University Press.

Peninsular region in south-central Asia south of the Himalayas. Whether called the Indian subcontinent or South Asia, the definition of the geographical extent of this region varies. Oxford University Press. The Subcontinent" redirects here. Geopolitically, it had formed the whole territory of Greater India. In terms of modern geopolitical boundaries, the Indian subcontinent comprises the Republic of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, besides, by convention, the island nation of Sri Lanka and other islands of the Indian Ocean, such as the Maldives. p. 889. ISBN 978-0-19-537475-9.

Anand Pandian is Associate Professor of Anthropology at Johns Hopkins University. Part 1. Traditions in Transmission 1. The Subhas. ita as an Artifact of Ethical Life in Medieval India, Daud Ali 2. Disciplining the Senses, Schooling the Mind: Inhabiting Virtue in the Tamil Ti. He is author of Crooked Stalks: Cultivating Virtue in South India. Daud Ali is Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of South Asia Studies, University of Pennsylvania. ai School, Bhavani Raman 3. Ethical Traditions in Question: Diaspora Jainism and the Environmental and Animal Liberation Movements, James Laidlaw.

Introduction, Anand Pandian and Daud Ali Part 1. Anand Pandian is Associate Professor of Anthropology at Johns Hopkins University. ita as an Artifact of Ethical Life in Medieval India, Daud Ali; 2. ai School, Bhavani Raman; 3. Ethical Traditions in Question: Diaspora Jainism and the Environmental and Animal Liberation Movements, James Laidlaw Part 2. Ethics.

The anthropological literature dealing with Buddhist ethics in the Theravāda countries of South and Southeast Asia may be divided into five categories, whereby ethics is defined as guidelines for right action oriented toward a particular goal: (1) e. .

Pandian, Anand and Daud, Ali (eds), Ethical Life in South Asia (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2010). Patton, Laurie, ‘Nature Romanticism and Sacrifice in Rgvedic Interpretation’, in Chapple, Christopher and Tucker, Mary Evelyn (eds), Hinduism and Ecology: The Intersection of Earth, Sky and Water (Cambridge, Massachusetts: Center for the Study of World Religions, Harvard Divinity School, 2000). Rangarajan, Mahesh and Sivaramakrishnan, . Environmental History of India 2: Colonialism, Modernity, and the Nation (New Delhi: Permanent Black, 2011).

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Ethical Life in South Asia - Introduction more.

Breaking from prevailing conceptions of ethics and morality as matters of moral rule or principle, this volume calls attention to ethical life in south asia-the moral dispositions at work in lived experience, and the embodied practices of ethical engagement through which such dispositions may be cultivated and shared using approaches from history, anthropology, religious studies, and philosophy, these original essays constitute an unprecedented regional and interdisciplinary engagement with the essential question of how one ought to live taking up themes such as the transmission of tradition, ethical engagements with modernity, ethical practices of the self, and moral relations between self and others, this volume puts south asian traditions of ethical life into conversation with the aristotelian, christian, and liberal traditions that have been so consequential for ethical life in the west