Popular Religion, Elites and Reform: Hook-Swinging and Its Prohibition in Colonial India, 1800-1894

By: Oddie, Geoffrey A.

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New. Oddie`s research has resulted in a most unusual , informative and interesting book in which insights from modern anthropology blend effectively into past historical evidence providing authenticity and substance to the work as a whole. Europeans`s description of hook-swinging, the missionaries compaign against it, followed by that of officials and its final prohibition by law is delineated in an extremely readable style. Printed Pages: 200

Title: Popular Religion, Elites and Reform: Hook-Swinging and Its Prohibition in Colonial India, 1800-1894

Author Name: Oddie, Geoffrey A.

Categories: Religion, India,

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

ISBN: 8173041016

ISBN 13: 9788173041013

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 1200875

Keywords: Popular Religion, Elites and Reform: Hook-Swinging and Its Prohibition in Colonial India, 1800-1894 Oddie, Geoffrey A.