Hindu And Christian In South East India

Author: Geoffrey Oddie
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1136773770
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First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Hindu and Christian in South-East India
Language: en
Pages: 281
Authors: Geoffrey Oddie
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-16 - Publisher: Routledge

First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Dalit Christians in South India
Language: en
Pages: 140
Authors: Ashok Kumar Mocherla
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-16 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This ethnographic study of Dalit Lutherans in South India examines how the lived religion of Dalit Christians contests the structures of caste domination in rural Andhra. It shows how the emergence of Dalit Christianity generated new religious ideas, patterns, terrains, rituals, and practices that challenge the traditional notions of caste
Christianity in India
Language: en
Pages: 564
Authors: Robert Eric Frykenberg
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-06-26 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This study explores historical understandings of Christian communities, cultures, and institutions within the Indian world from their beginnings to the present time. Frykenberg focuses on trans-cultural interactions within Hindu and Muslim environments, uncovering complexities as Christianity intermingled with indigenous cultures.
The Making of Indian Secularism
Language: en
Pages: 337
Authors: N. Chatterjee
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-26 - Publisher: Springer

A unique study of how a deeply religious country like India acquired the laws and policies of a secular state, highlighting the contradictory effects of British imperial policies, the complex role played by Indian Christians, and how this highly divided community shaped its own identity and debated that of their
Margins of Faith
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Rowena Robinson, Joseph Marianus Kujur
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-08-17 - Publisher: SAGE Publications India

This volume documents the ethnographies of regionally distinct Dalit and tribal Christian communities, raising new arguments pertaining to the autonomy and distinct identity of these communities in adverse social set-ups. Stressing upon the plurality of identities, the essays reject the idea of determining these exclusively on the basis of religion.