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By Janice Boddy,Michael Lambek

A spouse to the Anthropology of Religion offers a set of unique, ethnographically-informed essays that discover the diversity of ideals, practices, and spiritual studies within the modern international and asks the right way to take into consideration faith as an issue of anthropological inquiry.

  • Presents a set of unique, ethnographically-informed essays exploring the big variety of ideals, practices, and spiritual stories within the modern world
  • Explores a huge variety of issues together with the ‘perspectivism’ debate, the increase of non secular nationalism, reflections on faith and new media, faith and politics, and concepts of self and gender on the subject of spiritual belief
  • Includes examples drawn from various non secular traditions and from numerous areas of the world
  • Features newly-commissioned articles reflecting the main up to date learn and significant considering within the box, written by means of a world crew of best scholars
  • Adds immeasurably to our knowing of the complicated relationships among faith, tradition, society, and the person in today’s world

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