Anthropology of Religion Magic and Witchcraft 4ED

Anthropology of Religion Magic and Witchcraft 4ED

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Additional Information

Author

Stein, Rebecca / Stein, Philip L. (Pierce College, USA)

Edition

4th New edition

Format

Paperback

Pages

310

Publisher

TAYLORFRANCIS

Overview 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.