Outside the Fold: Conversion, Modernity and Belief.

By: Viswanathan, Gauri.

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 23.5 x 15.5 cm.; xx - 332 pp. Charcoal gray cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Illustrated with 5 black and white photographs one of which is the frontis piece. A look at the religious atmosphere in India in the twentieth century and relationships between political authority, religious affiliation, dissent, racism, conversion, nationality . . . One appendix, "The Census of India - 1901", 36 pages of notes, 19 page bibliography and a 16 page general index at the back. The book shows mild shelf wear to the boards and has one small pea size white spot on the front board. Otherwise the book is clean and tight.

Title: Outside the Fold: Conversion, Modernity and Belief.

Author Name: Viswanathan, Gauri.

Categories: Religion / Inspiration,

Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey., Princeton University Press.: 1998

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 25804

Keywords: Religion; Hundu; Moslem; Islam; India; Pakistan; Dissent; Heresy; Racism; Theosophy; Annie Besant; Ambedkar; Madras;