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Author Katz, N
Title Indo-Judaic Studies in the Twenty-First Century : A View from the Margin
Imprint New York : Palgrave Macmillan US, 2007
©2007
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Note Cover -- Contents -- Introduction: Indo-Judaic Studies in the Twenty-First Century: A Perspective from the Margin -- Part I: Historical Studies, Ancient and Medieval -- One: Reaching out to Distant Shores: Indo-Judaic Trade Contacts (Up to CE 1300) -- Two: Traders and Ideas: Indians and Jews -- Three: Hindus and Hinduism in Medieval Jewish Literature -- Part II: Comparative Religious Studies -- Four: Beyond Hegemony: Hinduisms, Judaisms, and the Politics of Comparison -- Five: Divine Anthropos and Cosmic Tree: Hindu and Jewish Mysticism in Comparative Perspective -- Six: The State of the Art of Hindu-Jewish Dialogue -- Part III: Jewish (and Near-Jewish) Communities in India -- Seven: New Research, Discoveries and Paradigms: A Report on the Current Study of Kerala Jews -- Eight: On Origins, the Arts, and Transformed Identities: Foci of Research into the Bene Israel -- Nine: The Baghdadi Jews of India: Perspectives on the Study and Portrayal of a Community -- Ten: Tribal Jews -- Part IV: Contemporary Interactions in Polity, Political Discourse, and Diplomacy -- Eleven: Describing the "Other," Describing the "Self": Jews, Hindu Reformers, and Indian Nationalists -- Twelve: India and Israel: The Diplomatic History -- Thirteen: India and the Arab-Israeli Conflict: Shifting Strategic Focus -- Fourteen: The Multicultural Issue in India and Israel-Some Reflections -- Notes on the Contributors -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z
This collection analyzes the affinities and interactions between Indic and Judaic civilizations from ancient to contemporary times. The contributors propose a new, global understanding of commerce and culture, to reconfigure how we understand the way great cultures interact, and present a new constellation of diplomacy, literature, and geopolitics
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Katz, N. Indo-Judaic Studies in the Twenty-First Century : A View from the Margin New York : Palgrave Macmillan US,c2007 9781403976291
Subject Jews -- India -- History.;Judaism -- Relations -- Hinduism.;Hinduism -- Relations -- Judaism
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Alt Author Chakravarti, R
Sinha, B
Weil, S
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