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A Reader in the Anthropology of Religion

Michael Lambek

A Reader in the Anthropology of Religion

by Michael Lambek

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Published by Blackwell Publishing Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Religion: general,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Sociology,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • General,
  • Sociology of Religion,
  • ETHNOLOGY_RELIGIOUS ASPECTS,
  • RELIGION,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Anthropology - General

  • Edition Notes

    Blackwell Anthologies in Social and Cultural Anthrpology

    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages736
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9825752M
    ISBN 101405136154
    ISBN 109781405136150

    (shelved 1 time as anthropology-of-religion) avg rating — 1, ratings — published Want to Read saving. Examines religious expression from across-cultural perspective The Anthropology of Religion, Magic and Witchcraft, 4/e incorporates key theoretical concepts while examining religious expression from a cross-cultural perspective. This concise introductory title emphasizes the major concepts of both anthropology and the anthropology of religion/5(21).

    This comparative reader takes an anthropological approach to the study of religious beliefs and practices, both strange and familiar. The engaging articles on all key issues related to the anthropology of religion grab the attention of students, while giving them an excellent foundation in contemporary ideas and approaches in the field.   James S. Bielo recounts a similarly memorable experience in his book, Anthropology of Religion: The Basics, and notes that his early experiments with fieldwork as an undergraduate student “planted deeply in [him] a sense of wanting to discover religious worlds, and a commitment that anthropology was a fantastic way to do that” (x).

    Magic Witchcraft and Religion: A Reader in the Anthropology of Religion takes an anthropological approach to the study of religious beliefs and practices, both strange and familiar. The engaging articles on all key issues related to the anthropology of religion grab the attention of students, while giving them an excellent foundation in contemporary ideas and . ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: XIII, stron ; 23 cm. Contents: Chapter 1: The Anthropological Study of Religion1 Jack David Eller, Studying Religion Anthropologically2 Melinda Bollar Wagner, The Study of Religion in American Society3 Marvin Harris, Why We Became Religious and The Evolution of the Spirit World4 Dorothy Lee, Religious .


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