Charming Beauties and Frightful Beasts: Non-human Animals in South Asian Myth, Ritual and Folklore

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Discussions on non-human animals, other-than-human persons and religion originally emerged within the context of Christian theology, eco-theology and Western-based environmentalism. In response to that, and by adhering to post-modern discourses on, for instance, indigeneity, mimicry and hybridity, the volume explores South Asian cultural manifestations and aspects of localised knowledge in relation to the construction and the Otherisation of the concept of body and behaviour in non-human animals. The study of non-human ...

Charming Beauties and Frightful Beasts: Non-human Animals in South Asian Myth, Ritual and Folklore 2013, Equinox Publishing Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781908049599

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Charming Beauties and Frightful Beasts: Non-human Animals in South Asian Myth, Ritual and Folklore 2013, Equinox Publishing Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781908049582

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