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Published: 08 December 2016

328 Pages


ISBN: 9780198791416

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A. J. Appasamy and his Reading of Rāmānuja

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. Appasamy (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') Rāmānuja (1017-1137), opens up new Christological and comparative possibilities