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History, Literature, and Identity

May 2011; published online September 2012.

Book. Subjects: Sikhism. 368 pages.

This book presents a comprehensive account of Sikh history and tradition, beginning with the founding of the community to the impact of modernity on Sikh institutions in the Punjab. It...

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Sikhism in Global Context

Edited by Pashaura Singh.

October 2011; published online September 2012.

Book. Subjects: Sikhism. 304 pages.

The Sikh community has made its presence felt throughout the world. Focusing on globalization, this book presents Sikh history, politics, identity, music, ethics, material culture, the...

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The Bhagats of the Guru Granth Sahib

Pashaura Singh.

January 2003; published online October 2012.

Book. Subjects: Sikhism. 228 pages.

This book analyses the key issues concerning the phenomenon of scriptural adaptation in a cross-cultural spirit. Specifically, it seeks to addresses three questions closely related to the...

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The Guru Granth Sahib

Pashaura Singh.

October 2003; published online October 2012.

Book. Subjects: Sikhism. 342 pages.

This book examines three closely related questions in the process of canon formation in the Sikh tradition: how the text of the Adi Granth came into being, the meaning of gurbani, and how...

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A History of the Sikhs

Khushwant Singh.

November 2004; published online October 2012.

Book. Subjects: Sikhism. 434 pages.

The first volume of The History of the Sikh provides a detailed account of the religious, political, and social background that eventually brought about the formation of the Sikh religion...

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A History of the Sikhs

Khushwant Singh.

November 2004; published online October 2012.

Book. Subjects: Sikhism. 576 pages.

This second volume of A History of the Sikhs, recounts a variety of issues related to the Sikh, as they struggle to survive as a separate community. It is divided into five parts, which...

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Relocating Gender in Sikh History

Doris Jakobsch.

January 2006; published online October 2012.

Book. Subjects: Sikhism. 306 pages.

This book charts the history of gender construction in Sikhism by focusing on the Singh Sabha Reform Movement spearheaded by British educated Sikhs in the late nineteenth and early...

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Life and Work of Guru Arjan

Pashaura Singh.

September 2006; published online October 2012.

Book. Subjects: Sikhism. 448 pages.

This book presents a scholarly treatment of the life and work of Guru Arjan (1563–1606), the fifth Guru of the Sikhs. First, it discusses the theoretical framework of a religious biography,...

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Religious Pluralism, Globalization, and World Politics

Edited by Thomas Banchoff.

December 2008; published online January 2009.

Book. Subjects: Sikhism. 368 pages.

Globalization has spawned more active transnational religious communities, creating a powerful force in world affairs. This book explores the patterns of cooperation and conflict that mark...

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The Making of Sikh Scripture

Gurinder Singh Mann.

May 2001; published online November 2003.

Book. Subjects: Sikhism. 206 pages.

At present numbering twenty million adherents and spread the world over, the Sikhs represent a monotheistic tradition founded by Guru Nanak (1469–1539) in the Punjab, a region that served...

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