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Classical Buddhism, Neo-Buddhism and the Question of Caste edited by Pradeep P. Gokhale.

Publication:
Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2021.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource
Subjects:
Buddhism -- India -- History.
Caste -- India -- History.
Contents:
Cover
Half Title
Title Page
Copyright Page
Table of Contents
List of Contributors
Note on Transliteration
Foreword: Caste in Classical and Contemporary Buddhism
Acknowledgements
Introduction
Part I: Classical Buddhism and Caste
1 Buddha's Attitude towards the Caste System as Available in Pāli Texts
2 Caste in Classical Indian Philosophy: Some Ontological Problems
3 Epistemological Foundations of Caste Identities: A Review of Buddhist Critique of Classical Orthodox Indian Realism
4 Casting Away the Caste: A Buddhist Standpoint in the Vimalaprabhā Commentary on the Kālacakra Tantra
Part II: Neo-Buddhism: Ambedkar on Caste, Class and Gender
5 Buddha and Ambedkar on Caste: A Comparative Overview
6 Neo-Buddhism, Marxism and the Caste Question In India
7 Ambedkar's Critique of Patriarchy: Interrogating at Intersection of Caste and Gender
Part III: Hinduism and Buddhism: Interaction, Conflict and Beyond
8 Buddhism and Hindu Society: Some Observations from Medieval Marathi Literature
9 The Buddhist Past as a Cultural Conflict: Ambedkar's Exhumation of Indian History
10 Gandhi and Ambedkar on Caste
Part IV: Religion, Modernity and Navayāna Buddhism
11 Social Solidarity or Individual Perfection: Conceptions of Religion in Ambedkar and Radhakrishnan
12 Religion, Caste and Modernity: Ambedkar's Reconstruction of Buddhism
13 Ambedkar and Modern Buddhism: Continuity and Discontinuity
Appendix I: Vajrasūci
Appendix II: Vajrasūci and its Reverberations
Index
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. London Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on November 17, 2020).
Contributor:
Gokhale, Pradeep P., editor.
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ISBN:
9781000202427
1000202429
9781000202564
1000202569
9781000202496
1000202496
9781003045090
100304509X
9780815381679
Publisher Number:
40030241335
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