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twice-born

G. M. Carstairs

twice-born

a study of a community of high-caste Hindus

by G. M. Carstairs

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Caste -- India -- Case studies.,
    • National characteristics, East Indian -- Case studies.,
    • India -- Social life and customs -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementG. Morris Carstairs ; with a preface by Margaret Mead.
      SeriesA Midland book
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS422.C3 C35 1967
      The Physical Object
      Pagination343 p. ;
      Number of Pages343
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2433766M
      LC Control Number87124131

      Some 15 years pass between the covers of The Twice Born, but by the end the reader knows more about Huy’s personal grooming than about the important role he is destined to play. Huy is a reluctant emissary and does his best to push his gift aside, and Gedge chooses to focus much of the book on his studies. Mar 05,  · "The Twice-Born is a book of portraits, in which the testaments of Brahmins tell of an unresolved dispute between tradition and modernity. Every encounter here is a story of wonderment and disillusionment, of pursuit and remoteness, of contentment and suppression, and mixed rewards are inevitable, for Benares, as [Taseer] discovers, is the Brand: Picador.

      The classic memior of Betty Jean Lifton's search for her secret past that helped open the way for so many veterans-opex.com Jean Lifton, acclaimed author of several books on the psychology of the adtoped that have helped open the field, tells her own story of growing up adtoped in the closed adoption system. Calling Twice Born both an autobiography and a psychological journey into the past, Lifton. The siege of Sarajevo is both subject and backdrop in this multilayered love story from Italian Mazzantini (Don’t Move, , etc.).Gemma leaves her comfortable apartment in Rome (and her understanding husband Giuliano) to visit Sarajevo with her son Pietro because an exhibit commemorating the siege will include photographs by Pietro’s father veterans-opex.com: Margaret Mazzantini.

      For his new book, "The Twice Born: Life and Death on the Ganges," Taseer traveled to Benares, the spiritual home of Hinduism for an up-close look at what the caste system means in India today. The Twice Born is Volume I in the King’s Man trilogy.. It is the waning years of the 18th Dynasty, some eleven years before the end of Thothmes III’s long reign. The four-year-old son of a peasant farmer is lifted out of his background by his loving and well-to-do uncle, who decides this bright youngster could be educated to become a scribe.


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Jul 15,  · Brought to life by an unforgettable cast of characters, Twice Born is a tale of the acts of brutality and generosity that war can inspire. A blockbuster bestseller in Mazzantini's native Italy, it has taken Europe by storm and will soon be published around the world.4/5(26).

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"The Twice-Born is a book of portraits, in which the testaments of Brahmins tell of an unresolved dispute between tradition and modernity. Every encounter here is a story of wonderment and disillusionment, of pursuit and remoteness, of contentment and suppression, and mixed rewards are inevitable, for Benares, as [Taseer] discovers, is the enigma of the elevated mind.

Jul 01,  · Maria Mazzantini. July Twice Born, Maria Mazzantini’s beautiful but heartbreaking second novel, opens in post-war Sarajevo. Gemma has traveled from her native Rome with her teenage son Pietro to show him the city where he was born and where his father, Diego, died.

There's a lot of biography in this - the childhoods of the referred authorities are given - all leading to the title of the book (the catchy "Twice-Born"), meaning the interviewees were 'reborn' by going back to the true Indian roots of thousands of years ago/5.

May 12,  · Twice Born: A Novel. This international bestseller is a sweeping portrait of motherhood, loss, and redemption in war-torn Sarajevo. Filled with memories of the four-year siege of Sarajevo, Gemma reluctantly boards a flight from her native Rome to Reviews: 1.

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