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The modernity of tradition

political development in India

by Lloyd Irving Rudolph

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Published by Univ. of Chicago Press in Chicago [u.a.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLloyd I. Rudolph; Susanne Hoeber Rudolph
ContributionsRudolph, Susanne Hoeber
The Physical Object
PaginationX, 306 S.
Number of Pages306
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24641003M
ISBN 100226731359, 0226731340
ISBN 109780226731353, 9780226731346
OCLC/WorldCa247334785

THE MODERNITY OF TRADITION: THE DEMOCRATIC INCARNATION OF CASTE IN INDIA LLOYD I. RUDOLPH University of Chicago Marx's century-old socio-political analysis of peasant nations and of India's traditional vil-lage and caste society, because it captures so much of contemporary social and political anal-ysis, provides a convenient framework for. Sacred Web | A Journal of Tradition & Modernity | Volume 10 [Paperback] by M. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

Edited by Farhad Daftary, Amyn B. Sajoo and Shainool Jiwa (London and New York: I.B. Tauris in association with the Institute of Ismaili Studies, Muslim Heritage Series), xvi þ pp. Price HB £ EAN – Tradition, Modernity and book by Jonathan Sacks. 'Sacks has confronted the questions which most profoundly trouble contemporary Jewish existence. His book redraws the conceptual field in which the arguments will.

It also supposes the modern societies to have totally renounce tradition. That supposition appears terribly simplifying. As stated by Huntington (), “It is false to believe that tradition and modernity are ‘mutually exclusive’. Modern society is not simply modern; it is modern Cited by: 8. Although the ideas of “tradition” and “modernity” may seem to be directly opposed, David Ellenson, a leading contemporary scholar of modern Jewish thought, understood that these concepts can also enjoy a more fluid relationship.


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The authors argue provocatively that much of Japanese 'tradition' is a modern invention."—Gail Lee Bernstein, author of Haruko's World"Sure to stimulate debate in. Introduction3 In part II of this volume we move to a sequence of eight significant Christian and Muslim thinkers on tradition and modernity, arranged chronologically from John Henry Newman (–90) to Tariq Ramadan (–).

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