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The Resource Gandhi's body : sex, diet, and the politics of nationalism, Joseph S. Alter

Gandhi's body : sex, diet, and the politics of nationalism, Joseph S. Alter

Label
Gandhi's body : sex, diet, and the politics of nationalism
Title
Gandhi's body
Title remainder
sex, diet, and the politics of nationalism
Statement of responsibility
Joseph S. Alter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This brilliant and infuriating book is the latest intriguing offering from one of the most original anthropologists working ... It offers us unpredictable and illuminating interpretations of classical material."--Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute
Member of
Cataloging source
CN8ML
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alter, Joseph S
Dewey number
954.03/5/092
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
DS480.45
LC item number
.A782 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Critical Histories
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gandhi
  • India
  • Diet
  • Medicine, Ayurvedic
  • Sexual ethics
  • Nationalism
  • Gandhi
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Diet
  • Medicine, Ayurvedic
  • Nationalism
  • Politics and government
  • Sexual ethics
  • India
Label
Gandhi's body : sex, diet, and the politics of nationalism, Joseph S. Alter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
OldControl:muse9780812204742
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface: History, Body, Culture; PART I. RETHINKING THE MAHATMA; Chapter 1. Gandhi's Body, Gandhi's Truth; Chapter 2. The Ethereal Politics of the Mahatma's Fasts; PART II. NATIONALISM, TRANSNATIONALISM, AND THE EMBODIED SELF; Chapter 3. Nature Cure and Yoga: Transnational Experiments with Ether and Hydrotherapy; Chapter 4. Surya Namaskar-Salute to Village Democracy; Chapter 5. Somatic Nationalism: Gama the Great, Another Heroic Indian; Conclusion: Post-Gandhian Somatics: Auto-Urine Therapy; Glossary; Notes; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K
  • LM; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z; Acknowledgments
Control code
794702134
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 207 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812204742
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.9783/9780812204742
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794702134
Label
Gandhi's body : sex, diet, and the politics of nationalism, Joseph S. Alter
Publication
Note
OldControl:muse9780812204742
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface: History, Body, Culture; PART I. RETHINKING THE MAHATMA; Chapter 1. Gandhi's Body, Gandhi's Truth; Chapter 2. The Ethereal Politics of the Mahatma's Fasts; PART II. NATIONALISM, TRANSNATIONALISM, AND THE EMBODIED SELF; Chapter 3. Nature Cure and Yoga: Transnational Experiments with Ether and Hydrotherapy; Chapter 4. Surya Namaskar-Salute to Village Democracy; Chapter 5. Somatic Nationalism: Gama the Great, Another Heroic Indian; Conclusion: Post-Gandhian Somatics: Auto-Urine Therapy; Glossary; Notes; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K
  • LM; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z; Acknowledgments
Control code
794702134
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 207 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812204742
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.9783/9780812204742
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794702134

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