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The Resource Miracle as modern conundrum in South Asian religious traditions, edited by Corinne G. Dempsey and Selva J. Raj

Miracle as modern conundrum in South Asian religious traditions, edited by Corinne G. Dempsey and Selva J. Raj

Label
Miracle as modern conundrum in South Asian religious traditions
Title
Miracle as modern conundrum in South Asian religious traditions
Statement of responsibility
edited by Corinne G. Dempsey and Selva J. Raj
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
202/.117
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL1055
LC item number
.M57 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Miracle as modern conundrum in South Asian religious traditions, edited by Corinne G. Dempsey and Selva J. Raj
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Divine proof or tenacious embarrassment? the wonders of the modern miraculous / Corinne G. Dempsey -- Miracles and modern ambivalence -- The neo-vedanta miracle / Robin Rinehart -- Miraculous health and medical itineration among Satnamis and Christians in late colonial Chhattisgarh / Chad M. Bauman -- Kataragama and the Tsunami : the Adbhuta, Ascarya, and the Pratiharya / Sunil Goonasekara -- Making and breaking shrine reputations -- Showing miracles in Rajasthan : proof and grace / Ann Grodzins Gold -- A miracle (or two) in Tiruchipalli / William P. Harman -- The science of the miraculous at an upstate New York Hindu temple / Corinne G. Dempsey -- Managing the establishment : miracles and popular expression -- An ethnographic encounter with the wondrous in a South Indian Catholic shrine / Selva J. Raj -- The 'deep secret' and dangers of karamat : miraculous acts, revelation, and secrecy in a South Indian Sufi tradition / Joyce Burkhalter Flueckiger -- Media of miracles, miracle of media : clairvoyants and commercials on South Asian TV networks in the diaspora / Neelima Shukla-Bhatt
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 218 p.
Isbn
9780791476338
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008000123
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn191009598
  • (OCoLC)ocn373826198
Label
Miracle as modern conundrum in South Asian religious traditions, edited by Corinne G. Dempsey and Selva J. Raj
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Divine proof or tenacious embarrassment? the wonders of the modern miraculous / Corinne G. Dempsey -- Miracles and modern ambivalence -- The neo-vedanta miracle / Robin Rinehart -- Miraculous health and medical itineration among Satnamis and Christians in late colonial Chhattisgarh / Chad M. Bauman -- Kataragama and the Tsunami : the Adbhuta, Ascarya, and the Pratiharya / Sunil Goonasekara -- Making and breaking shrine reputations -- Showing miracles in Rajasthan : proof and grace / Ann Grodzins Gold -- A miracle (or two) in Tiruchipalli / William P. Harman -- The science of the miraculous at an upstate New York Hindu temple / Corinne G. Dempsey -- Managing the establishment : miracles and popular expression -- An ethnographic encounter with the wondrous in a South Indian Catholic shrine / Selva J. Raj -- The 'deep secret' and dangers of karamat : miraculous acts, revelation, and secrecy in a South Indian Sufi tradition / Joyce Burkhalter Flueckiger -- Media of miracles, miracle of media : clairvoyants and commercials on South Asian TV networks in the diaspora / Neelima Shukla-Bhatt
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 218 p.
Isbn
9780791476338
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008000123
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn191009598
  • (OCoLC)ocn373826198

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