qBased on hitherto untapped primary sources, including diocesan records and vernacular oral histories expressed in both stories and songs, this volume not only provides the first critical study of Bishop Azariah's life but also offers important - at times challenging - insights for those interested in modern India and the place of Christianity within it.q--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights ReservedPART I THE RISE Late nineteenth-century India was the crown jewel within the global empire of Queen Victoria. ... For guidance on conceptual problems inherent in the contemporary use of the term a#39;Hinduism, a#39; and in the use and abuse of the concept of a a#39;Hindu ... Frykenberg, a#39;Constructions of Hinduism at the Nexus of History and Religion, a#39; Journal of Interdisciplinary History, XXIII, 3 (Winter 1993), pp.
|Title||:||In the Shadow of the Mahatma|
|Author||:||Susan Billington Harper|
|Publisher||:||Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing - 2000-01|