Max Muller


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Max Müller

(German maks ˈmylər)
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Noun1.Max Müller - British philologist (born in Germany) who specialized in Sanskrit (1823-1900)Max Muller - British philologist (born in Germany) who specialized in Sanskrit (1823-1900)
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Robert Yelle's interesting short paper on "Punishing Puns" compares classical Hindu and more recent British academic theories of etymologyzing (e.g., in Max Muller).
Not used: Dan Nizic, Patrick Brough, Adam Campbell, Mitchell Lund, Max Muller.
The Shrimps have doubts over Kevin Ellison (hamstring) and Steve Old (knee), while Max Muller will miss out.
However, the visitors did find their way into the County box after a neat passing move but Max Muller failed to really test Joe Day when well placed.
Devastating criticism by Max Muller, a professor of language at Oxford, and similar criticism in France and Germany did little to damage Darwin's reputation.
En concreto, quienes quisieran abordar estudios linguisticos desde la filologia comparada debian entender que se trataba, en palabras de Max Muller, de: <<estudiar el lenguaje y no las lenguas: queremos saber lo que es y como puede servir de organo al pensamiento; queremos conocer su origen, su naturaleza y sus leyes>> (17).
El libro de Anna Sun se presenta como un ambicioso esfuerzo por abordar las dos dimensiones envueltas en el mismo paquete: por un lado, rastrea el origen de la construccion del confucianismo como una "religion mundial" a manos de Max Muller y de James Legge entre la aparicion del discurso de las "religiones mundiales" y la disciplina de la religion comparativa, y afirma que este mismo momento historico aun influye en el entendimiento del confucianismo en la epoca moderna; por el otro, el libro tambien explora el movimiento de avivamiento del confucianismo--que es muy reciente y se intensifica cada vez mas--considerando sus manifestaciones sociales y sus posibles repercusiones politicas en el siglo XXI.
Hardy--to analyze the cross-cultural engagements of Max Muller, James Legge, and the Chinese Union Version of the Bible.
Max Muller puts the date for Rig Veda to be around 1500 BC, while Bal Gangadhar Tilak, based on astronomical alignments, puts the period to around 8000- 10000 BC and Yakobi puts it to be around 5000 BC," Ramesh Bhardwaj, head of the Sanskrit department, told M AIL T ODAY .
Panini Verlags GmbH, Max Muller, Director Publishing & Merchandising, 49 711 94768 819, muellerm@panini-dino.de, P.
Even, the distinguished German scholar and Indologist, Friedrich Max Muller, was overwhelmed by the spiritual bonding that he discovered in Indians, hailing from manifold caste and creed.