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A spouse to the Anthropology of Religion provides a set of unique, ethnographically-informed essays that discover the range of ideals, practices, and non secular reviews within the modern global and asks tips on how to take into consideration faith as a topic of anthropological inquiry.

  • Presents a set of unique, ethnographically-informed essays exploring the big variety of ideals, practices, and spiritual studies within the modern world
  • Explores a extensive diversity of issues together with the ‘perspectivism’ debate, the increase of spiritual nationalism, reflections on faith and new media, faith and politics, and concepts of self and gender with regards to non secular belief
  • Includes examples drawn from assorted spiritual traditions and from a number of areas of the world
  • Features newly-commissioned articles reflecting the main up to date learn and significant pondering within the box, written via a world group of top scholars
  • Adds immeasurably to our knowing of the advanced relationships among faith, tradition, society, and the person in today’s world

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