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Radical interpretation in religion /

In this landmark interdisciplinary volume, ten distinguished scholars offer radical interpretations of religious belief and language from a variety of perspectives including anthropology of religion, ritual studies, cognitive psychology, semantics, post-analytic philosophy, history of religions, and...

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Other Authors: Frankenberry, Nancy, 1947-
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002.
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Table of Contents:
  • Saving belief: on the new materialism in religious studies / Terry F. Godlove, Jr.
  • Radical interpretation and pragmatism: Davidson, Rorty, and Brandom on truth / Jeffrey Stout
  • Cultural politics and the question of the existence of God / Richard Rorty
  • Religious belief and naturalism / Wayne L. Proudfoot
  • "The Chinese believe in spirits": belief and believing in the study of religion / Catherine M. Bell
  • On interpreting the world religiously / E. Thomas Lawson
  • Are religious beliefs counter-intuitive? / Maurice Bloch
  • You don't read a myth for information / Hans H. Penner
  • Religion as a "mobile army of metaphors" / Nancy K. Frankenberry
  • Manna, mana everywhere and /// / Jonathan Z. Smith.