Rule-Extension Strategies in Ancient India
Ritual, Exegetical and Linguistic Considerations on the Tantra- and Prasanga-Principles
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $52.95|
| Book Description: |
This study focuses on the devices implemented in Classical Indian texts on ritual and language in order to develop a structure of rules in an economic and systematic way. It reveals a key feature of some among the most influential schools of Indian thought and will be of interest for Sanskritists, scholars of ritual exegesis and of the history of linguistics.