The Oxford handbook of Sikh studies

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Full title: The Oxford handbook of Sikh studies / edited by Pashaura Singh and Louis E. Fenech.
Alternative titles: Handbook of Sikh studies
Sikh studies
Other authors: Pashaura Singh.
Fenech, Louis E.
Format: eBook           


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504 |a Includes bibliographical references and index. 
505 0 |a An Overview of Sikh History -- The Evolution of the Sikh Community -- Sikhism in the Eighteenth Century -- The Sikh Kingdom -- Colonial Formations of Sikhism -- Sikhs in Independent India -- Representations of Sikh History -- Survey of Literature in the Sikh Tradition -- The Guru Granth Sahib -- The Dasam Granth -- The Works of Bhai Gurdas -- The Works of Bhai Nand Lal Goya -- Sectarian Works -- Pre-colonial Sikh Literature -- Sikhism in Twentieth-Century Punjabi Literature -- 'Western' Writers on the Sikhs -- Linguistic and Philological Approaches to Sacred Sikh Literature -- Gurmat The Teachings of the Gurus -- The Khalsa and the Rahit -- Sikh Interactions with Other Religions -- Secular and Religious (Miri/Piri) Domains in Sikhism Frames for Sikh Politics -- Sikh Nationalism -- Postcolonial and Postmodern Perspectives on Sikhism -- Sikh Philosophy -- Sikh Institutions -- Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee An Overview -- The Shiromani Akali Dal -- Sikh Sects -- Sikh Sants and Their Establishments in India and Abroad -- Taksals, Akharas, and Nihang Deras -- Global Sikhism -- Sikh Music -- Sikh Cultural Performances -- Sikh Art -- The Darbar Sahib -- The Khalsa Heritage Complex -- Sikh Material Culture -- Sikh Martial Art (Gatka) -- Sikhi through Internet, Films, and Videos -- Sikh Culture and Punjabiyat -- The Sikh Diaspora -- Sikhs in Mainland European Countries -- Sikhs as a Racial and Religious Minority in the US -- Sikhs Living Beyond Punjab in India -- Sikh Migration, Diasporas, and Transnational Practices -- Punjabi Sikhs and Gora Sikhs -- 'Khalistan' as Political Critique -- Changing Manifestations of Caste in the Sikh Panth -- Gender in Sikh Traditions -- A Feminist Interpretation of Sikh Scripture -- New Directions in Sikh Studies. 
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