By Janice Boddy,Michael Lambek
- Presents a suite of unique, ethnographically-informed essays exploring the big variety of ideals, practices, and non secular reports within the modern world
- Explores a wide variety of subject matters together with the ‘perspectivism’ debate, the increase of spiritual nationalism, reflections on faith and new media, faith and politics, and ideas of self and gender when it comes to non secular belief
- Includes examples drawn from various non secular traditions and from numerous areas of the world
- Features newly-commissioned articles reflecting the main updated learn and significant pondering within the box, written via a world staff of major scholars
- Adds immeasurably to our realizing of the complicated relationships among faith, tradition, society, and the person in today’s world
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A Companion to the Anthropology of Religion (Wiley Blackwell Companions to Anthropology) by Janice Boddy,Michael Lambek