Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close
The Edicts of Asoka cover
  • ISBN: 9780226586113
  • ISBN10: 0226586111

The Edicts of Asoka

by N. A. Nikam

  • List Price: $26.00
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Univ of Chicago Pr
  • Publish date: 10/01/1978
used Add to Cart $16.64
You save: 36%
FREE shipping on orders over $49!
new Add to Cart $30.07
Marketplace Item
Description
Introduction I. The Edicts: Their Adaptation to Circumstances and Their Repetitions Rock Edict XIV II. The Occasion and Purpose of the Edicts: The Kalinga War, Asoka's Change of Heart, and the Ideal of Conquest by Dharma Rock Edict XIII III. The Objectives of Inculcation of Dharma Rock Edict IV IV. Ways to Inculcate Dharma 1. Asoka's Reflections on the Promulgation of Morality Pillar Edict VII, Pillar Edict VI 2. Asoka's Participation in the Program as Administrator and as Example Rock Edict VIII, Rock Edict VI, Rock Edict V, Rock Edict X V. The Nature of Dharma 1. As Meditation and Non-violence Pillar Edict VII (continued from IV. 1) 2. As Insight, Virtue, and Service Pillar Edict II, Pillar Edict I 3. As Respect and Truth Brahmagiri Rock Edict II 4. As Charity and the Kinship of Mankind Rock Edict XI 5. As Rite and Ceremonial Rock Edict IX VI. Applications of Dharma A. Universal Manifestations 1. Against Sins and Passions in the Individual Pillar Edict III, Rock Edict X (continued from IV. 2) 2. Against Irreligion in the Individual Maski Rock Edict (continued from VI. B. 4) 3. Against Religious Intolerance and Discrimination within the Community Rock Edict VII, Rock Edict XII 4. Against Aggression and Tension between States Kalinga Edict II B. Particular Applications 1. Restrictions on Feasts and on the Slaughtering of Animals; Pardoning of Prisoners Rock Edict I, Pillar Edict V 2. Public Administration: The Promulgation of Morality and the Administration of Justice Rock Edict III, Rock Edict V (continued from IV. 2), Pillar Edict IV, Kalinga Edict I 3. Medical Aid and Welfare Rock Edict II, Pillar EdictVII (continued from V. 1) 4. Buddhism and the Ajivika Sect Maski Rock Edict, Bhabra Rock Edict, Sanchi Pillar Edict, Sarnath Pillar Edict, Rummindei Pillar Edict, Karna Chaupar Cave Edict
Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
secondsale

Location: Montgomery, IL
Ask seller a question
Good
Item in good condition. Textbooks may not include supplemental items i.e. CDs, access codes etc...
$9.47
Goodwill of Greater Washington

Location: Forestville, MD
Good
Shipping Icon
A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are
[...]
$10.61
GoodDealsOnUsedBooks

Location: Aurora, IL
Good
Shipping Icon
0226586111 Item in good condition. Textbooks may not include supplemental items i.e. CDs, access codes etc...
$10.65
HPB-Emerald

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$10.68
Mathom House Books, Inc.

Location: San Clemente, CA
Good
Shipping Icon
No marks found inside. Book condition is good or better unless otherwise
[...]
$12.93
Hawking Books

Location: Upland, CA
Very Good
0226586111 Very Good Condition. Five star seller-Buy with confidence!
$17.76
Ergodebooks

Location: Richmond, TX
Ask seller a question
Good
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.
$21.01
indoo.com

Location: Avenel, NJ
New
0226586111.
$30.07
Ables Bookstore

Location: chattanooga, TN
Good
Shipping Icon
$30.15
One Stop Shop Bookstore

Location: Memphis, TN
Good
Shipping Icon
$33.50
Ergodebooks

Location: Richmond, TX
Ask seller a question
New
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.
$39.38