Hinduism and the Ethics of Warfare in South Asia: From Antiquity to the Present

Cambridge University Press (2012)
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Machine generated contents note: Introduction; 1. Religious ethic and the philosophy of warfare in vedic and epic India: 1500 BCE-400 BCE; 2. Buddhism, Jainism, and Asoka's Ahimsa; 3. Kautilya's Kutayaddha: 300 BCE-300 CE; 4. Dharmayuddha and Kutahuddha from the Common Era till the advent of the Turks; 5. Hindu militarism under Islamic Rule: 900 CE-1800 CE; 6. Hindu militarism and anti-militarism in British India: 1750-1947; 7. Hindu military ethos and strategic thought in post-colonial India; Conclusion.
Keywords Military art and science History  Military ethics History  Hindu ethics History  RELIGION / Ethics
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Call number U21.2.R68 2012
ISBN(s) 9781107017368   110701736X
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