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The Resource Pious citizens : reforming Zoroastrianism in India and Iran, Monica M. Ringer

Pious citizens : reforming Zoroastrianism in India and Iran, Monica M. Ringer

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Pious citizens : reforming Zoroastrianism in India and Iran
Title
Pious citizens
Title remainder
reforming Zoroastrianism in India and Iran
Statement of responsibility
Monica M. Ringer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1965-
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Ringer, Monica M.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Modern intellectual and political history of the Middle East
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Zoroastrianism
  • Zoroastrianism
  • India
  • Iran
Label
Pious citizens : reforming Zoroastrianism in India and Iran, Monica M. Ringer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: modernity, religion, and the production of knowledge -- Bombay and murmurs of reform: religion as "civilization" and "progress" -- The Protestant challenge to Zoroastrianism -- The Parsi response: rational religion and the rethinking of tradition -- Western religious studies scholarship: historicism and evolutionism -- Parsi religious reform in the second generation: the recovery of "true" religion -- The Parsi rediscovery of ancient Iran -- Iranian nationalism and the Zoroastrian past -- Kay Khosrow Shahrokh: rational religion and citizenship in Iran -- Conclusion: religion and the creation of pious citizens
Control code
713189589
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xv, 273 pages
Isbn
9780815632641
Lccn
2011040056
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Pious citizens : reforming Zoroastrianism in India and Iran, Monica M. Ringer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: modernity, religion, and the production of knowledge -- Bombay and murmurs of reform: religion as "civilization" and "progress" -- The Protestant challenge to Zoroastrianism -- The Parsi response: rational religion and the rethinking of tradition -- Western religious studies scholarship: historicism and evolutionism -- Parsi religious reform in the second generation: the recovery of "true" religion -- The Parsi rediscovery of ancient Iran -- Iranian nationalism and the Zoroastrian past -- Kay Khosrow Shahrokh: rational religion and citizenship in Iran -- Conclusion: religion and the creation of pious citizens
Control code
713189589
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xv, 273 pages
Isbn
9780815632641
Lccn
2011040056
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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