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Karma : an anthropological inquiry / edited by Charles F. Keyes and E. Valentine Daniel.

; Daniel, E. Valentine
Berkeley : University of California Press, [1983] .
ISBN 0520044290, 9780520044296

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Other Authors Daniel, E. Valentine.
Keyes, Charles F.
Subjects Asia del Sudeste -- Vida y costumbres religiosas -- Discursos, ensayos, conferencias.
Asia del Sur -- Vida y costumbres religiosas -- Discursos, ensayos, conferencias.
Asie du Sud-Est -- Vie religieuse.
Asie méridionale -- Vie religieuse.
South Asia -- Religious life and customs.
Southeast Asia -- Religious life and customs.
Description ix, 313 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1983]
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : the study of popular ideas of karma / Charles F. Keyes -- The tool box approach of the Tamil to the issues of moral responsibility and human destiny / Sheryl B. Daniel -- Fate, karma, and cursing in a local epic milieu / Brenda E.F. Beck -- Karma divined in a ritual capsule / E. Valentine Daniel -- Karma and other explanation traditions in a South Indian village / Paul G. Hiebert -- Astrology and fate : the Hindu and Muslim experiences / Judy F. Pugh -- Vrats : transformers of destiny / Susan S. Wadley -- Destiny and responsibility : karma in popular Hinduism / Lawrence A. Babb -- Incest recaptured : some contraries of karma in Balinese symbology / James A. Boon -- Irony in Tibetan notions of the good life / David Lichter, Lawrence Epstein -- Merit-transference in the kammic theory of popular Therevāda Buddhism / Charles F. Keyes -- Conclusion : karma, the uses of an idea / E. Valentine Daniel.
Geographic Area Asia
Southeast Asia
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7978143
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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