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Problems and perspectives in religious discourse

Advaita Vedānta implications

by Grimes, John.

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language and languages -- Religious aspects.,
  • Language and languages -- Philosophy.,
  • Advaita.,
  • Vedanta.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. (193)-205) and index.

    StatementJohn Grimes.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL65.L2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 209 p. ;
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22593147M
    ISBN 100791417913, 0791417921

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