Ethnography. Sects

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No One Cries for the Dead: Tamil Dirges, Rowdy Songs, and Graveyard Petitions

No One Cries for the Dead

Tamil Dirges, Rowdy Songs, and Graveyard Petitions

At South Indian village funerals, women cry and lament, men drink and laugh, and untouchables sing...

The Warrior Merchants: Textiles, Trade and Territory in South India

The Warrior Merchants

Textiles, Trade and Territory in South India

AU$45.10

This book presents a study of one of the most important artisan-merchant communities, the weavers,...

Islam and the Army in Colonial India: Sepoy Religion in the Service of Empire

Islam and the Army in Colonial India

Sepoy Religion in the Service of Empire

AU$36.30

A study of the cultural world of the Muslim soldiers of colonial India in the mid-nineteenth and...

Self and Sovereignty: Individual and Community in South Asian Islam Since 1850

Self and Sovereignty

Individual and Community in South Asian Islam Since 1850

AU$75.27

Self and Sovereignty surveys the role of individual Muslim men and women within India and Pakistan...

Tracing an Indian Diaspora: Contexts, Memories, Representations

Tracing an Indian Diaspora

Contexts, Memories, Representations

AU$67.91

The Indian diaspora, comprising over 20 million people spread across a hundred countries, continues...

Post-Hindu India: A Discourse in Dalit-Bahujan, Socio-Spiritual and Scientific Revolution

Post-Hindu India

A Discourse in Dalit-Bahujan, Socio-Spiritual and Scientific Revolution

AU$33.81

This book is entirely different from books that have been written on Indian civil societal...

Long Lives and Untimely Deaths: Life-Span Concepts and Longevity Practices among Tibetans in the Darjeeling Hills, India

Long Lives and Untimely Deaths

Life-Span Concepts and Longevity Practices among Tibetans in the Darjeeling Hills, India

BRILL (2011)
AU$221.32

How do Tibetans in India's Darjeeling Hills understand the life-span and various life-forces that...

Domicile and Diaspora: Anglo-Indian Women and the Spatial Politics of Home

Domicile and Diaspora

Anglo-Indian Women and the Spatial Politics of Home

Wiley (2008)
AU$58.25

Domicile and Diaspora investigates geographies of home and identity for Anglo-Indian women in the...

Culture and Economy in the Indian Diaspora
AU$78.00

The Indian diaspora is one of the largest and most significant in the world today with between nine...

Christians and Public Life in Colonial South India, 1863-1937: Contending with Marginality
AU$73.24

This book tells the story of how Catholic and Protestant Indians have attempted to locate themselves...