The Anthropology of Religion, Magic, and Witchcraft, Hardback Book

The Anthropology of Religion, Magic, and Witchcraft Hardback

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This concise and accessible textbook introduces students to the anthropological study of religion.

Stein and Stein examine religious expression from a cross-cultural perspective and expose students to the varying complexity of world religions.

The chapters incorporate key theoretical concepts and a rich range of ethnographic material. The fourth edition of The Anthropology of Religion, Magic, and Witchcraft offers:* increased coverage of new religious movements, fundamentalism, and religion and conflict/violence;* fresh case study material with examples drawn from around the globe;* further resources via a comprehensive companion website. This is an essential guide for students encountering anthropology of religion for the first time.

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  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 310 pages, 5 Line drawings, black and white; 26 Halftones, black and white; 15 Tables, black and whi
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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  • Category: Tribal religions
  • ISBN: 9781138719972

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