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Anderson et al.: Embedded Languages

Anderson, Carol S. [u.a.] [Hrsg.]:
Embedded Languages : Studies of Sri Lankan and Buddhist Cultures ; Essays in Honor of W. S. Karunatillake / edited by Carol S. Anderson, Susanne Mrozik, R. M. W. Rajapakse, and V. M Wijeratne. - Colombo : Godage International Publishers, 2012. - vi, 408 S. : Ill.
ISBN 955-30-3415-2 / 978-955-30-3415-1
US$ 25,00 (D.K. Agencies)
US$ 33,30 (Bagchee)
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DDC: 418.007105493; 294.391

Aus dem Inhalt
Part I: Education
Anne M. Blackburn:
Education and "Oriental Literature in British Colombo: A View from Vidyodaya Pirivena
M. P. Kulasekera:
Last Days of Politics in the Kandyan Kingdom of Sri Lanka: A Feudal Tendancy Aided by a Foreign Power?
Justin McDaniel:
Some Notes on the study of Pali Grammar in Thailand
Kevin Trainor:
Buddhism in a Nutshell: The Uses of Dhammapada 183
Part II: Ritual and Ethical Practices
Carol S. Anderson:
What Do We See Through the Dhamma Eye? Vision, Knowledge, and the Path in Buddhist canonical Traditions
Stephen C. Berkwitz:
The Ethics of Devotion in the Sinhala Thupavamsa
Geraldine Gamburd and Michele Gamburd:
Of Housewarmings and Homecoming: Kinship and Gift exchange in Sri Lankan Ceremonies
Maria Heim:
Shame and Apprehension: Notes on the Moral Value of Hiri and Ottappa
Susanne Mrozik:
Astonishment : A Study of an Ethically Valorized Emotion in Buddhist narrative Literature
Jeffrey Samuels:
Merit Is in the heart: The Emotional Dimension of Merit-making Practices in Contemporary Sri Lanka
Part III: Linguistics
Steven Bonta:
Bilingualism among the Tamil Speaking roman catholic Karavas and Chettis of Negombo
Ratnamalar Kailainathan:
Aspectuals in Tamil and Sinhala: Contracts and Similarities
R. M. W. Rajapakse:
Phonology of Onomatopoetic Words in Colloquial Sinhala
Daya Wickramasinghe:
Translation and its Genesis in Sri Lanka
W. M. Wijeratne:
A Functional category Approach to Deverbal Nouns in Tamil

Gefeierte Person
Walimunidevage Sisil KARUNATILLAKE (1938-2012), professor of linguistics, University of Kelaniya.

CAROL S. ANDERSON, Professor of Religion, Kalamazoo College in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Profile page.
Susanne Mrozik, Associate Professor of Religion, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts. Profile page.
R. M. W. Rajapakse, University of Kelaniya. Profile page.
W. M. Wijeratne, University of Kelaniya. Profile page.

Quellen: Godage International Publishers; D.K. Agencies; Bagchee; Mary Martin Booksellers; WorldCat
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