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Published: 03 March 2015

304 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190225322

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Indian Asceticism

Power, Violence, and Play

Carl Olson

  • Examines the various forms of play motifs associated with the Indian ascetic
  • Focuses on discourses and narratives about the ascetic and what they reveal about the quest for liberation/salvation