Image and Pilgrimage in Christian Culture / Edition 1

Image and Pilgrimage in Christian Culture / Edition 1

by Victor Turner, Edith Turner
     
 

ISBN-10: 0231042876

ISBN-13: 9780231042871

Pub. Date: 05/18/1995

Publisher: Columbia University Press

This classic book, now updated and extensively revised, examines the theological doctrines and popular notions that promote and sustain Christian pilgrimage, including their corresponding symbols and images.

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This classic book, now updated and extensively revised, examines the theological doctrines and popular notions that promote and sustain Christian pilgrimage, including their corresponding symbols and images.

Columbia University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231042871
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
05/18/1995
Series:
Columbia Classics in Religion Series, #11
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
284
Sales rank:
1,338,230
Product dimensions:
6.02(w) x 9.04(h) x 0.77(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Preface to the Paperback AdditionPreface1 - Introduction: Pilgrimage as Myth and History2 - Mexican Pilgrimages: Myth and History3 - St. Patrick's Purgatory: Religion and Nationalism in an Archaic Pilgrimage4 - Iconophily and Iconoclasm in Marian Pilgrimage3 - Locality and Universality in Medieval Pilgrimages6 - Apparitions, Messages, and Miracles: Postindustrial Marian Pilgrimage7 - ConclusionsAppendix AAppendix BBibliographyIndex

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