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Ashes of Immortality Widow-Burning in India by Catherine Weinberger-Thomas

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Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English


  • Anthropology,
  • Hinduism,
  • History of religion,
  • Religious rites & ceremonies,
  • Religion,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Indian sub-continent,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Death & Dying,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science / Sociology of Religion,
  • Hinduism - General,
  • India,
  • Legal statutes, laws, etc,
  • Legal statutes, laws, etc,
  • Sati,
  • Widow suicide,
  • Widows

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsJeffrey Mehlman (Translator), David Gordon White (Translator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages329
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9364170M
ISBN 100226885690
ISBN 109780226885698

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