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The result of a collaborative, multiyear project, this groundbreaking book explores the interpretive worlds that inform religious practice and derive from sensory phenomena. Under the rubric of "making sense," the studies assembled here ask, How have people used and valued sensory data? How have they shaped their material and immaterial worlds to encourage or discourage certain kinds or patterns of sensory experience? How have they framed the sensual capacities of images and objects to license a range of behaviors, including iconoclasm, censorship, and accusations of blasphemy or sacrilege? Exposing the dematerialization of religion embedded in secularization theory, editor Sally Promey proposes a fundamental reorientation in understanding the personal, social, political, and cultural work accomplished in religion's sensory and material practice. Sensational Religion refocuses scholarly attention on the robust material entanglements often discounted by modernity's metaphysic and on their inextricable connections to human bodies, behaviors, affects, and beliefs.

Editor: Promey, Sally M.
Publisher: Yale University Press
Illustration: N
Language: ENG
Title: Sensational Religion: Sensory Cultures in Material Practice
Pages: 00720 (Encrypted EPUB)
On Sale: 2014-06-02
SKU-13/ISBN: 9780300187359
Category: Religion : Psychology of Religion
Category: Religion : Theology
Category: Religion : Comparative Religion



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