Image and Pilgrimage in Christian Culture

Image and Pilgrimage in Christian Culture

by Victor Witter Turner, Edith Turner
     
 
First published in 1978 and hailed by Culture as constituting "an important foreshadowing of issues that have become prominent in more recent anthropology," 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

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First published in 1978 and hailed by Culture as constituting "an important foreshadowing of issues that have become prominent in more recent anthropology," 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 book constitutes an important foreshadowing of issues that have become prominent in more recent anthropology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231042864
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
07/01/1978
Series:
Lectures on the History of Religions Ser.
Pages:
281
Product dimensions:
6.02(w) x 10.94(h) x (d)

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