Karma: An Anthropological Inquiry

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Charles F. Keyes, E. Valentine Daniel
University of California Press, Jan 1, 1983 - Religion - 313 pages
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Contents

The Tool Box Approach of the Tamil to the Issues
27
Fate Karma and Cursing in a Local Epic Milieu
63
Karma Divined in a Ritual Capsule
83
Karma and Other Explanation Traditions
119
The Hindu and Muslim Experiences
131
Transformers of Destiny
147
Karma in Popular Hinduism
163
Some Contraries of Karma
185
Irony in Tibetan Notions of the Good Life
223
MeritTransference in the Kammic Theory
261
Karma the Uses of an Idea 987
287
Index and Glossary
301
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