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Religious Identity and Political Destiny

Hindutva in the Culture of Ethnicism (Alterations Book Series)

by Deepa S. Reddy

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by AltaMira Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • Religion,
  • Ethnicity,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Hinduism - General,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Ethics,
  • Hinduism,
  • Hinduism and politics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8007399M
    ISBN 100759106851
    ISBN 109780759106857

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