Yoga Bibliography for Undergraduate Teaching (Jarrod L. Whitaker, Fall 2008)

Contributed by Jarrod L. Whitaker, Wake Forest University

Alter, Joseph S. Yoga in modern India: The body between science and
philosophy (Princeton University Press, 2004).

Alter, Joseph S. Gandhis body: Sex, diet, and the politics of nationalism
(University of Pennsylvania Press, 2000). (Esp. chap. 3)

Chapple, Christopher Key. Yoga and the Luminous: Patanjali’s Spiritual
Path to Freedom (2008)

Flood, Gavin. An Introduction to Hinduism (Cambridge Uni. Press, 1996), chap.4 “Yoga & Renunciation”.

Miller, Barbara Stoler, Yoga: Discipline of Freedom, The Yoga Sutra
Attributed to Patanjali (Bantam Books, 1995/ University of California Press,

Sarbacker, Stuart Ray. Samadhi: The Numinous and Cessative in Indo-Tibetan
Yoga (SUNY 2005).

Samuel, Geoffrey. The Origins of Yoga and Tantra (Cambridge University Press

Connolly, Peter. A Students Guide to the History And Philosophy of Yoga
(Equinox 2007).

Whicher, Ian & D. Carpenter (ed.), Yoga: The Indian Tradition
(RoutledgeCurzon, London 2003).