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Religion : Comparative Religion


Miracle Cures: Saints, Pilgrimage, And The Healing Powers Of Belief - Robert A. Scott

Iconic images of medieval pilgrims, such as Chaucer's making their laborious way to Canterbury, conjure a distant time when faith was the only refuge of the ill and infirm, and thousands traveled great distances to pray for healing. Why, then, in ......

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Comparative Christianity: A Student's Guide To A Religion And Its Diverse Traditions - Thomas A. Russell

Comparative Christianity: A Student's Guide to a Religion and its Diverse Traditions explores what Christians have in common and then works through the three major subdivisions of the faith: Eastern, Roman, and Protestant. Using categories common......

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Armenian Mythology : Stories Of Armenian Gods And Goddesses, Heroes And Heroines, Hells & Heavens, Folklore & Fairy Tales - Mardiros Harootioon Ananikian

Armenian mythology was strongly influenced by Zoroastrianism, with deities such as Aramazd, Mihr or Anahit, as well as Assyrian traditions, such as Barsamin, but there are fragmentary traces of native traditions, such as Hayk or Vahagn and Astghik......

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On Belief - Slavoj Zizek

What happens to our supposedly atheistic, secular beliefs when they meet the internet, consumerism and New Age mysticism? Zizek, the renowned philosopher and cultural critic, shows in his controversial and witty new book that, despite postmodern w......

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Religious Experience - Wayne Proudfoot

How is religious experience to be identified, described, analyzed and explained? Is it independent of concepts, beliefs, and practices? How can we account for its authority? Under what conditions might a person identify his or her experience as re......

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Pious Passion: The Emergence Of Modern Fundamentalism In The United States And Iran - Martin Riesebrodt

Martin Riesebrodt's unconventional study provides an extraordinary look at religious fundamentalism. Comparing two seemingly disparate movements-in early twentieth-century United States and 1960s and 1970s Iran-he examines why these movements aros......

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Purified By Fire: A History Of Cremation In America - Stephen Prothero

Just one hundred years ago, Americans almost universally condemned cremation. Today, nearly one-quarter of Americans choose to be cremated. The practice has gained wide acceptance as a funeral rite, in both our private and public lives, as the cre......

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Earthly Bodies, Magical Selves: Contemporary Pagans And The Search For Community - Sarah M. Pike

Recent decades have seen a revival of paganism, and every summer people gather across the United States to celebrate this increasingly popular religion. Sarah Pike's engrossing ethnography is the outcome of five years attending neo-pagan festivals......

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Rara!: Vodou, Power, And Performance In Haiti And Its Diaspora - Elizabeth Mcalister

Rara is a vibrant annual street festival in Haiti, when followers of the Afro-Creole religion called Vodou march loudly into public space to take an active role in politics. Working deftly with highly original ethnographic material, Elizabeth McAl......

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Dark Green Religion: Nature Spirituality And The Planetary Future - Bron Taylor

In this innovative and deeply felt work, Bron Taylor examines the evolution of "green religions" in North America and beyond: spiritual practices that hold nature as sacred and have in many cases replaced traditional religions. Tracing a wide rang......

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Diaspora Conversions: Black Carib Religion And The Recovery Of Africa - Paul Christopher Johnson

By joining a diaspora, a society may begin to change its religious, ethnic, and even racial identifications by rethinking its "pasts." This pioneering multisite ethnography explores how this phenomenon is affecting the remarkable religion of the G......

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The Odyssey Experience: Physical, Social, Psychological, And Spiritual Journeys - Neil J. Smelser

This bold and innovative book traces the phenomenon of the "odyssey" experience as it shapes, informs, and defines our lives. Drawing on an astonishing range of examples, Neil J. Smelser focuses on how such experiences enhance our lives and provid......

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An Introduction To Buddhist Ethics: Foundations, Values And Issues - Peter Harvey

This systematic introduction to Buddhist ethics is aimed at anyone interested in Buddhism, including students, scholars and general readers. Peter Harvey is the author of the acclaimed Introduction to Buddhism (Cambridge, 1990), and his new book i......

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Religion And The Obligations Of Citizenship - Paul J. Weithman

In Religion and the Obligations of Citizenship Paul J. Weithman asks whether citizens in a liberal democracy may base their votes and their public political arguments on their religious beliefs. Drawing on empirical studies of how religion actuall......

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