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The Resource Charming cadavers : horrific figurations of the feminine in Indian Buddhist hagiographic literature, Liz Wilson

Charming cadavers : horrific figurations of the feminine in Indian Buddhist hagiographic literature, Liz Wilson

Label
Charming cadavers : horrific figurations of the feminine in Indian Buddhist hagiographic literature
Title
Charming cadavers
Title remainder
horrific figurations of the feminine in Indian Buddhist hagiographic literature
Statement of responsibility
Liz Wilson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, Liz
Dewey number
294.3/378344
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BQ4570.W6
LC item number
W55 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Women in culture and society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Women in Buddhism
Label
Charming cadavers : horrific figurations of the feminine in Indian Buddhist hagiographic literature, Liz Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [245] -254) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Celibacy and the social world -- "Like a boil with nine openings": Buddhist constructions of the body and their south Asian milieu -- Fale advertising exposed: horrific figurations of the feminine in Pāli hagiography -- Lead us now into temptation: countering Samsāric duplicity with Dharmic deceptions -- Seeing through the gendered "I": the nun's story
Control code
33897444
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 258 pages
Isbn
9780226900544
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
95052000
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Charming cadavers : horrific figurations of the feminine in Indian Buddhist hagiographic literature, Liz Wilson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [245] -254) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Celibacy and the social world -- "Like a boil with nine openings": Buddhist constructions of the body and their south Asian milieu -- Fale advertising exposed: horrific figurations of the feminine in Pāli hagiography -- Lead us now into temptation: countering Samsāric duplicity with Dharmic deceptions -- Seeing through the gendered "I": the nun's story
Control code
33897444
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 258 pages
Isbn
9780226900544
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
95052000
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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