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Published: 08 February 2017

256 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198791416

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A. J. Appasamy and his Reading of Ramanuja

A Comparative Study in Divine Embodiment

Brian Philip Dunn

Oxford Theology and Religion Monographs

  • Focuses on the "embodiment theology" of the South Indian theologian A. J. Appaswamy (1891-1975)
  • Argues for the distinctive theological voice of Appasamy, whose sacramental reading of the Gospel of John, influenced by the medieval Hindu theologian (or 'bhakti philosopher') Ramanuja (1017-1137), opens up new Christological and comparative possibilities