A bull of a man: images of masculinity, sex, and the body in Indian Buddhism

Powers, John

₹ 1195.00

In this groundbreaking study of previously unexplored aspects of the early Buddhist tradition, John Power skillfully adapts methodological approaches from European and North American historiography to the study of early Buddhist literature, art, and iconography, highlighting aspects of the tradition that have been suprisingly invisible in earlier scholarship.

ISBN 13: 9788192075297

ISBN 10: 819207529X

Year: 2012

Language: ENGLISH

Pages etc.: 320p., several b&w ills., bibl., ind., 25x16cm.

Binding: Hardbound

Subject(s): Buddhism

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