Theories of Religion: A Reader / Edition 1

Theories of Religion: A Reader / Edition 1

by Seth Kunin
     
 

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ISBN-10: 081353965X

ISBN-13: 9780813539652

Pub. Date: 09/15/2006

Publisher: Rutgers University Press


This book provides a comprehensive selection of readings that relate to and explore the definition of religion. The texts come from a wide range of approaches, unified both by the questions they are addressing and their broadly social scientific perspective. The disciplines covered include anthropology, phenomenology, psychology and sociology. The editors have

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This book provides a comprehensive selection of readings that relate to and explore the definition of religion. The texts come from a wide range of approaches, unified both by the questions they are addressing and their broadly social scientific perspective. The disciplines covered include anthropology, phenomenology, psychology and sociology. The editors have also included some key texts relating to the feminist approach to and critique of religion.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813539652
Publisher:
Rutgers University Press
Publication date:
09/15/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
528
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Ancestors
Phenomenology and the History of Religions
Anthropology
Sociological Approaches
Feminist Approaches
Psychology

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