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The Resource Anthropology of religion : a handbook, edited by Stephen D. Glazier

Anthropology of religion : a handbook, edited by Stephen D. Glazier

Label
Anthropology of religion : a handbook
Title
Anthropology of religion
Title remainder
a handbook
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stephen D. Glazier
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN470
LC item number
.A55 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Glazier, Stephen D
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Religion
Label
Anthropology of religion : a handbook, edited by Stephen D. Glazier
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [517]-521) and index
Contents
Reading "Snake handling" : critical reflections / Jim Birckhead -- The study of religion in American society / Melinda Bollar Wagner -- Science, religion, and anthropology / James Lett -- Thinking about magic / Michael F. Brown -- Ritual and current studies of ritual : overview / Bobby C. Alexander -- African ritual / Mathias Guenther -- Ritual performances in India / Peter J. Claus -- Ritual in East Asia : Japan / Mary Evelyn Tucker -- Rituals among Native North Americans / John A. Grim -- Ritual in the United States / Madeline Duntley -- The anthropology of Islam / Gregory Starrett -- Hinduism in context : approaching a religious tradition through external sources / Cynthia Keppley Mahmood -- Buddhist communities : historical precedents and ethnographic paradigms / Todd T. Lewis -- The pilgrimage to Magdalena / Mary I. O'Connor -- Altered states of consciousness and religious behavior / Michael Winkelman -- Shamanism / Joan B. Townsend -- The cycle of meaning : some methodological implications of biogenetic structural theory / Charles D. Laughlin -- The origin of an illusion / Stewart Elliott Guthrie -- The sacred integration of the cultural self : an anthropological approach to the study of religion / Jacob Pandian
Control code
ocm34320281
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 542 p.
Isbn
9780313283512
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96010742
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 209574
  • 446240
Label
Anthropology of religion : a handbook, edited by Stephen D. Glazier
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [517]-521) and index
Contents
Reading "Snake handling" : critical reflections / Jim Birckhead -- The study of religion in American society / Melinda Bollar Wagner -- Science, religion, and anthropology / James Lett -- Thinking about magic / Michael F. Brown -- Ritual and current studies of ritual : overview / Bobby C. Alexander -- African ritual / Mathias Guenther -- Ritual performances in India / Peter J. Claus -- Ritual in East Asia : Japan / Mary Evelyn Tucker -- Rituals among Native North Americans / John A. Grim -- Ritual in the United States / Madeline Duntley -- The anthropology of Islam / Gregory Starrett -- Hinduism in context : approaching a religious tradition through external sources / Cynthia Keppley Mahmood -- Buddhist communities : historical precedents and ethnographic paradigms / Todd T. Lewis -- The pilgrimage to Magdalena / Mary I. O'Connor -- Altered states of consciousness and religious behavior / Michael Winkelman -- Shamanism / Joan B. Townsend -- The cycle of meaning : some methodological implications of biogenetic structural theory / Charles D. Laughlin -- The origin of an illusion / Stewart Elliott Guthrie -- The sacred integration of the cultural self : an anthropological approach to the study of religion / Jacob Pandian
Control code
ocm34320281
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 542 p.
Isbn
9780313283512
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96010742
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 209574
  • 446240

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