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Title Divine passions : the social construction of emotion in India / edited by Owen M. Lynch ; [contributors, Peter Bennett ... and others]
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [1990]


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Description x, 312 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Hare Krishna, Radhe Shyam : the cross-cultural dynamics of mystical emotions in Brindaban / Charles R. Brooks
The social construction of emotion in India / Owen M. Lynch -- The ideology of love in a Tamil family / Margaret Trawick -- "To be a burden on others" : dependency anxiety among the elderly in India / Sylvia Vatuk -- The Mastrām : emotion and person among Mathura's Chaubes / Owen M. Lynch -- Untouchable Chuhras through their humor : "equalizing" marital kin through teasing, pretence, and farce / Pauline Kolenda -- Krishna's consuming passions : food as metaphor and metonym for emotion at Mount Govardhan / Paul M. Toomey -- In Nanda Baba's house : the devotional experience in Pushti Marg temples / Peter Bennett -- Refining the body : transformative emotion in ritual dance / Frédérique Apffel Marglin -- On the moral sensitivities of Sikhs in North America / Verne A. Dusenbery
Analysis Emotions
Notes Papers presented at a conference held 1-14 December 1985 the University of Houston
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index
Notes A digital reproduction is available from E-Editions, a collaboration of the University of California Press and the California Digital Library's eScholarship program
Subject Emotions -- Congresses.
Ethnology -- India -- Congresses.
Ethnology -- India.
Love -- Congresses -- Religious aspects -- Hinduism
Love -- Religious aspects -- Hinduism -- Congresses.
Love -- Religious aspects -- Hinduism.
India -- Social life and customs -- Congresses.
India -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Bennett, Peter.
Lynch, Owen M., 1931-2013.
LC no. 89004975
ISBN 0520066472 (alk. paper)
(alk. paper)
Other Titles Divine passions