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Published: 04 October 2016

256 Pages

8.5 x 5.3 inches

ISBN: 9780198784234

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Friedrich Max Muller and the Sacred Books of the East

Arie L. Molendijk

  • Offers the first ever work on Friedrich Max Muller's edition of the Sacred Books of the East (SBE).
  • Considers the influence of SBE on the development of what would become the discipline of Religious Studies.
  • Analyzes conceptions of world religions, sacred texts, the Orient, and comparison in the context of late Nineteenth-century Victorian and European intellectual history.