Yoga body the origins of modern posture practice

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Full title: Yoga body [electronic resource] : the origins of modern posture practice / Mark Singleton.
Main author: Singleton, Mark, 1976-
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Summary: Most people assume that 'postural' yoga is an ancient Indian tradition. But in fact, as Singleton shows, this type of yoga is quite a recent development. Singleton presents a study of the origins of postural yoga, challenging many current notions about its nature and origins.
Language: English
Published: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Classmark: 613.7046
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Bibliography: Bibliography: p. [225]-256. - Includes index.
ISBN: 9780199742523 (e-book)