On Commentaries (Tracey Coleman, 9/29/00)

Compiled by Tracey Coleman, from postings on RISA-L.

Carman, John, and Vasudha Narayanan. 1989. The Tamil Veda: Pillai’s Interpretation of the Tiruvaymoli. Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press.

Griffiths, Paul J. 1999. Religious Reading: The Place of Reading in the Practice of Religion. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Henderson, John B. 1991. Scripture, Canon, and Commentary: A Comparison of Confucian and Western Exegesis. Princeton: Princeton University Press.

Olivelle, Patrick. “Sanskrit Commentators and the Transmission of Texts: Haradatta on Apastamba Dharmasutra” Journal of Indian Philosophy 27 (6):551-574, December 1999.

—–. 1998. “Unfaithful Transmitters: Philological Criticism and Critical Editions of the Upanisads.” Journal of Indian Philosophy 26: 173-87.

Rukmani, T.S. 1998. “Sannyasa, Sankara, and the Bhagavadgita.” Journal of Studies on Ancient India 1:1, 8-23.

Selby, Martha Ann. 1996. “Desire for Meaning: Providing Contexts for Prakrt Gathas.” The Journal of Asian Studies 55:1 (February) 81-93.

Timm, Jeffrey R. 1992. Texts in Context: Traditional Hermeneutics in South Asia. Albany: State University of New York Press.