New PDF release: A Companion to the Anthropology of Religion (Wiley Blackwell

By Janice Boddy,Michael Lambek

A significant other to the Anthropology of Religion provides a set of unique, ethnographically-informed essays that discover the range of ideals, practices, and non secular studies within the modern international and asks the way to take into consideration faith as an issue of anthropological inquiry.

  • Presents a suite of unique, ethnographically-informed essays exploring the wide range of ideals, practices, and spiritual reviews within the modern world
  • Explores a huge diversity of issues together with the ‘perspectivism’ debate, the increase of non secular nationalism, reflections on faith and new media, faith and politics, and concepts of self and gender with regards to non secular belief
  • Includes examples drawn from diversified non secular traditions and from numerous areas of the world
  • Features newly-commissioned articles reflecting the main up to date examine and demanding pondering within the box, written through a global workforce of prime scholars
  • Adds immeasurably to our knowing of the advanced relationships among faith, tradition, society, and the person in today’s world

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