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    DescriptionJamison examines the conceptual position of women in the culture of early India, specifically the Vedic and early epic periods (c.1500-200 BCE).


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    Title
    Sacrificed Wife/Sacrificer's Wife
    Subtitle
    Women, Ritual and Hospitality in Ancient India
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Stephanie W. Jamison
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 360
    Width: 154 mm
    Height: 233 mm
    Thickness: 24 mm
    Weight: 505 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780195096637
    ISBN 10: 0195096630
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15500
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: SOC
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1FKA
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA, JFSJ1
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BIC subject category V2: HBJF, JHM
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S3.4
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 43
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 08
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1QDA
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET080, TP090
    Ingram Theme: CULT/INDIAN, SEXL/FEMINE
    BISAC V2.8: HIS017000, LAN009000
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    Ingram Subject Code: GS
    Libri: I-GS
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
    B&T Approval Code: A31604800, A33800000
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002000
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: 1FKA
    BISAC V2.8: SOC028000
    DC22: 305.40954
    BIC subject category V2: 1QDA
    DC20: 934.0082
    LC classification: HQ1742.J36
    DC22: 305.4/0954
    LC classification: HQ1742 .J36 1996
    LC subject heading: , ,
    Thema V1.0: JBSF1, JHM, NHF, NHC
    Publisher
    Oxford University Press Inc
    Imprint name
    Oxford University Press Inc
    Publication date
    22 February 1996
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Review quote
    "The scholarship is extremely fine. Jamison has investigated thoroughly all major literature on the subject....Her writing is very clear and lively. She shows the ways in which these rituals address very human problems and situations. Jamison's discussions represent a significant advance in the methods of ritual analysis, and will enable the Vedic material to be brought into larger discussions of women in India."--Joel P. Brereton, University of Missouri