ISBN 9788124606407,Perspectives on the Origin of Indian Civilization

Perspectives on the Origin of Indian Civilization



Neha Publishers & Distributors

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9788124606407

ISBN-10 8124606404

Hard Back

Number of Pages 326 Pages
Language (English)

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n the European languages and the Indian languages. Published literature in the field often reflects one or the other of these perspectives, rather than offering an integrated view. This volume seeks to address this gap, by proposing a possible resolution to this seemingly intractable issue. It results from a symposium held at the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth in July 2011, with invited scholars representing each of the various camps. During the seminar it became apparent that these different traditions are actually much closer to one another than what is usually believed. Accordingly, this is an essential volume for scholars seeking a balanced view on the quest for the origin of the Indian languages and civilization.