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Classifications of Kings in Early Ireland and India

Fomin, Maxim (2007) Classifications of Kings in Early Ireland and India. Studia Celtica Fennica, 4 . pp. 31-46. [Journal article]

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Abstract

Article compares four-fold classification of kings according to their moral attributes in the A and B recensions of the Early Irish wisdom-text Audacht Moraind with a three-fold classification of kings based on their characteristics (righteous - strong - aggressive) contained in the early Indian treatise on politics Arthashastra

Item Type:Journal article
Keywords:politics; ideal ruling; Arthashastra; Audacht Moraind; wisdom-literature; classifications
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Arts > School of Irish Language and Literature
Faculty of Arts
Research Institutes and Groups:Irish and Celtic Studies Research Institute
ID Code:25547
Deposited By: Dr Maxim Fomin
Deposited On:09 Apr 2013 15:05
Last Modified:09 Apr 2013 15:05

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