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Read online Reader in Comparative Religion: An Anthropological Approach.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Reader in Comparative Religion: An Anthropological Approach Offering students an overview of the anthropological findings in religion that have amassed in the last years this sourcebook presents articles written by anthropologists sociologists historians amp others whose works have significantly influenced anthropological thinking Foreword Acknowledgments General Introduction The origin amp development of religion The function of religion in human society Myth amp ritual Symbolism Mana amp taboo Totemism Magic witchcraft amp divination The magical treatment of illness Death ghosts amp ancestor worship Shamans amp priests Dynamics in religion New methods of analysis Biographies of Authors Selected Monographs on Non Western Religious Systems General Bibliography Index of Authors amp Titles by William Armand Lessa, Evon Zartman Vogt

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Reader in Comparative Religion: An Anthropological Approach
Title:Reader in Comparative Religion: An Anthropological Approach
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ISBN:0060439912
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Number of Pages:488
Category:Anthropology, Religion, Non fiction, Spirituality
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