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Religion and culture : an anthropological focus /

Other Authors: Scupin, Raymond.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice Hall, c2000.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • The anthropological perspective on religion
  • Early anthropological perspectives on religion
  • Contemporary anthropological perspectives on religion
  • Myth and folklore
  • Ritual
  • Shamanisms: past and present
  • Sorcery and witchcraft
  • Aboriginal religions
  • African religions
  • Classical religions of the Old World
  • New World religions of MesoAmerica and North America
  • Vedic and Hindu traditions
  • Buddhism
  • Traditional religions of China
  • Japanese religious
  • Judaism
  • Catholicism
  • Protestantism
  • Islam
  • The new age and related forms of contemporary spirituality
  • Future trends in religion.