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Department of the Study of Religions

Dr Theodore Proferes

BA(New York); MA, PhD(Harvard)

Overview

Theodore Proferes
Department of the Study of Religions

Senior Lecturer in Ancient Indian Religions

Centre of Jaina Studies

Member, Centre of Jaina Studies

SOAS South Asia Institute

Academic Staff, SOAS South Asia Institute

Name:
Dr Theodore Proferes
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Telephone:
020 7898 4637
Address:
SOAS, University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
Building:
Russell Square: College Buildings
Office No:
378
Office Hours:
Thursdays 11am-1pm

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Regional Expertise
  • South Asia
Country Expertise
Languages

Publications

Authored Books

Proferes, Theodore (2007) Vedic Ideals of Sovereignty and the Poetics of Power. American Oriental Society.

Book Chapters

Proferes, Theodore N. (2012) 'The Vedic Period.' In: Malinar, Angelika and Jacobsen, Knut, (eds.), Encyclopedia of Hinduism, volume IV. Leiden: Brill.

Proferes, Theodore N. (2011) 'Vedas and Brahmanas.' In: Malinar, Angelika and Jacobsen, Knut, (eds.), Encyclopedia of Hinduism, volume II. Leiden: Brill.

Proferes, Theodore (2000) 'The Marginalized Butcher: Observations on the Ritual Poetics of the Vanaspati Stanzas.' In: T, eds, (ed.), SOAS Working Papers in the Study of Religions 2000. SOAS, pp. 41-67.

Articles

Proferes, Theodore (2003) 'Kuru kings, Tura Kavaseya and the -tvaya Gerund.' Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies, 66 (2). pp. 210-219.

Proferes, Theodore (2003) 'Poetics and Pragmatics in the Vedic Liturgy for the Installation of the Sacrificial Post.' Journal of the American Oriental Society, 123 (2). pp. 317-50.

Proferes, Theodore (2003) 'Remarks on the Transition from Rgvedic Composition to Srauta Compilation.' Indo-Iranian Journal, 46 (1). pp. 1-21.

Book Reviews

Proferes, Theodore (2003) 'Review of "Aryans Revisited" by Ramendra Nath Nandi.' Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies, 66 (2). pp. 271-273.

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