Theories of the Gift in South Asia

Theories of the Gift in South Asia : Hindu, Buddhist, and Jain Reflections on Dana

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This book explores the ethical and social implications of unilateral gifts of esteem, offering a perceptive guide to the uniquely South Asian contributors to theoretical work on the gift.
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  • Paperback | 216 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 11.68mm | 318g
  • ROUTLEDGE
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1138862711
  • 9781138862715
  • 2,870,485

About Maria Heim

Maria Heim is Assistant Professor of Buddhist Studies at Amherst College and has also taught at California State University, Long Beach. She holds a Ph. D. in Sanskrit and Indian Studies from Harvard University, and a B.A. from Reed College.
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