Filing Religion State, Hinduism, and Courts of Law
Edited by Daniela Berti, Gilles Tarabout & Rapha?l Voix
  • ISBN 13 : 9780199463794
  • year : 2016
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This volume explores how the apparently ?technical?-legalistic action taking place in the courts of law significantly shapes the place that Hinduism occupies in Indian and Nepalese societies, perhaps even more so than the ideology of any political party. The approach developed in this volume is resolutely historical and anthropological. It considers law as part of social, religious, and political dynamics