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Harvard Oriental Series 71

The Teleology of Poetics in Medieval Kashmir

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$60.00 • £48.95 • €54.00

ISBN 9780674032736

Publication Date: 03/15/2009

Text

  • Introduction
  • Early Alamkarasastra and the Problem of Rasa
  • Mimamsa and the Teleology of Language
  • Anandavardhana’s Dhvanyaloka and the Teleology of Poetic Language
  • Anandavardhana’s Poetics and the Philosophy of Language
  • Theory and Criticism in the Dhvanyaloka
  • Mukulabhatta and Partiharenduraja
  • Kuntaka’s Vakroktijivita
  • Abhinavagupta
  • Mahimabhatta’s Vyaktiviveka
  • Epilogue
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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