A Reader in the Anthropology of Religion
Wiley, 2002 - Religion - 620 pages
A Reader in the Anthropology of Religion is a collection of some of the most significant classic and contemporary writings on the anthropology of religion. It includes both material whose theme is 'religion' in a straightforward and obvious sense, as well as material that has expanded how we might look at religion - and the horizons of what we mean by 'religion' - linking it to broader questions of culture and politics.
What people are saying - Write a review
Review: A Reader in the Anthropology of ReligionUser Review - Hannah Jacobsen - Goodreads
Very good book in regards to direct access to ethnographies. The only problem was the fact that it pulled excerpts from books without properly communicating the whole purpose of the books themselves. This can create a biased message Read full review
Review: A Reader in the Anthropology of ReligionUser Review - Don - Goodreads
I read this book (at least, I read several of the sections) and found it illuminating and, as my professor of religious anthropology called it, "muddying", as these texts don't so much as definitively ... Read full review