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Implications of such a View for Indian Studies

Arvind Sharma

in Hinduism and Its Sense of History

Published in print July 2003 | ISBN: 9780195665314
Published online October 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199082032 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195665314.003.0002
Implications of such a View for Indian Studies

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This chapter demonstrates how hardly any aspect of Indological studies has been left untouched by the assumption that the Hindus have lacked a sense of history. Specifically, it discusses how this assumption has impacted studies in history, politics, sociology and economics, religious psychology, philosophy, religion, art, and literature.

Keywords: Hindus; Hinduism; sense of history; India; politics; sociology; economics; psychology; religion; art

Chapter.  7185 words. 

Subjects: Hinduism

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