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Published: 07 October 2021 (Estimated)

200 Pages


ISBN: 9780197583470

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New Theories for Reading Old Texts in Sixteenth-Century India

Yigal Bronner and Lawrence McCrea

AAR Religion in Translation

  • Compares previously unexplored interpretive methods in the Vedic and Abrahamic traditions
  • Examines India's intellectual history in the early modern period
  • Surveys the use of sequence in Jewish, Christian, and Islamic hermeneutics and seeks out parallel cases of covert innovation in these traditions

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