Religion and Anthropology: A Critical Introduction

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Author: Brian Morris
Publisher: Unknown
Pages: 360
Language: english
Year: 2005
ISBN 10: 0521852412
ISBN 13: 9780521852418
Series: Unknown
Edition: Unknown
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Synopsis

Focusing on more recent classical ethnographies, this important study provides a critical introduction to the social anthropology of religion. It covers all the major religious traditions that have been studied concretely by anthropologists--Shamanism, Buddhism, Islam, Hinduism, Christianity and its relation...