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Description - Introducing Hinduism by Hillary Peter Rodrigues

Introducing Hinduism is the ideal starting point for students wishing to undertake a comprehensive study of this fascinating religion. This lively introduction explores the complexities of Hinduism, including its social structures, especially its caste system, its rituals and many scriptures, its vast mythology and varieties of deities, and its religious philosophies. Hillary Rodrigues, an experienced teacher of the Hindu tradition, emphasises the importance of Hindu rituals and practice, subjects of particular interest in contemporary scholarship. Illustrated throughout, the book also includes text boxes, summary charts, a glossary and a list of further reading to aid students' understanding and revision. The accompanying webstie to this book can be found at http://www.routledge.com/textbooks/0415392691.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415392693
ISBN-10: 0415392691
Format: Paperback
(246mm x 174mm x mm)
Pages: 416
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 28-Jul-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Hillary Peter Rodrigues

University of Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada Goldsmiths College, University of London, UK

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